Colwood Primary Short Fixed Tip Woodburning Pen
The Colwood Primary Short Fixed Tip Woodburning Pen is one of the smallest of the point tips used for burning in tight and hard to reach areas. These Colwood fixed tips can also be used to outline or use the tip to create detail such as under feathers. Most Tips when held at a 45° angle to the wood and rotated between the thumb and fingers allows you to use the tip as a calligraphy tip , creating thick lines or graceful curved lines. The fine narrow tip reaches a higher heat than the wide tips. When the fine tip burns it's a darker impression , and the wide tips will burn lighter impression.
Colwood Micro Fixed Tip Woodburning Pen Specifications:
- Features a fixed tip hand-piece, meaning the pen is permanently attached to woodburning tip.
- 1/8" x 1 3/8" diameter.
- Cork Grip.
- No waiting for the tips to cool down before changing.
- Each pen is molded from a phenolic material resulting superior insulating properties.
- Fits any of the Colwood woodburning units. May fit other brand units with an adapter.
There are a few ways to keep your tip clean , use a leather honing strop, with aluminum oxide. Simply place a small amount of oxide on the strop and pull the woodburning tip across the strop surface or use a sanding stick with 320 grit to clear the tip of carbon while restoring them to a bright finish that creates clean strokes.