How to make a pen for penspinning?

Anna Mikhailova
Anna Mikhailova
April 5, 2013
How to make a pen for penspinning?

Pen Spinning is a fairly new hobby in modern society, which, thanks to its simplicity and accessibility, is gaining more and more fans. In order to do PenSpinning’om and perform a variety of tricks, you need to get a special pen that you can build yourself. However, most people familiar with this direction superficially do not know how to make a pen for penspinning, but this is very simple. A step-by-step instruction, described below, will help you in its manufacture.

Making a penspin handle

In order to make a penspinning pen, you need two identical gel pens. They should be removed from the caps and sawn off the rear ends so that the length of each handle does not exceed 9 cm. After this, you need to file the irregularities of the sawn edges with a file or file and sand them with an emery paper.

Then you need to find a connecting element that holds the two handles into one. For these purposes, you can use a strong pencil, you only need to cut off a short piece of about 3 cm from it, or a metal bolt 3 cm long, only you will need to saw off and polish its hat.

It should be noted that the thickness of the connecting element should be such that it fits tightly into the holes of the sawed-off end of the handle. Some people, not knowing how to make a penpinning pen, suffer from this part because they cannot find the right bolt or pencil. But if you managed to find a suitable option, you should insert a bolt or pencil into the hole to the middle of one side, while on the other hand you will need to put on the second handle. As a result, sawed-off edges should meet in the very center.

After this, it is necessary to take a narrow insulating tape and tightly overlap the center of the resulting handle so that the connecting element is completely blocked. That's all penping pen ready and you can use it. But having finished it, you can also write to it. To do this, you need to find two identical gel rods, cut off the excess from them with a clerical knife, insert them and tighten the metal tips.