Volfyirion Guilds

Thirty-Eight Pen

A project in Vancouver, Canada by Brian Howey

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Precision machined all metal pen made one at a time by one person with exceptional surface finishes and details.
Backers: 359
Average Pledge Per Backer: $80 CAD

Funded: $28,582 CAD of $750 CAD
Dates: Jun 3rd -> Jun 26th (23 days)
Project By: Brian Howey
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Latest News

Copper clip and add on plan.

June 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you for the great campaign! I really appreciate the engagement and hearing about what people think about what I am making here. The copper version of the clip came out looking insanely nice!  This clip is a lot of work but I think it is a much... (Read More)

Clip prototype!

June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
After some serious work programming, cutting trial pieces, and fine tuning I have the clip prototype ready to go.   Here is the clip trial fit on my pocket prototype.  I am just about to head out and get some set screws to trial the function. This... (Read More)

Production is up and running.

June 20th - via: kickstarter.com
I have gotten the production process up and running. The pen bodies are now running with the proper sized material, a nice new Lyndex 3/8 collet, tailstock support, and the grip grooving is now done in the lathe with a new top notch holder. I will be... (Read More)

Clip Question and Fitting Things In

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
I have been working on programming a clip piece.  Would you mind if there was a set screw in the face of the clip to secure the clip? Or would you prefer the blank face and the clip being mounted by shrink fit?  I figured out how to get the hole... (Read More)


June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
I made some CAD models. What do you think of this clip design?  It is a little difficult to make and requires a lot of material removal.  But it looks really cool.  I feel like having the ring section and the clip tab being made from one piece... (Read More)


June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!  Whoa Whoa Whoa! Thank you so much for all of the support already. I am so excited about this pen and the initial feedback and support has been incredible. This really means a lot and has me pumped about getting the machines running and the... (Read More)

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