Two versions are being done, one smooth and one with a pattern much like a nail file to break up resonances.
These things look much more like ninja tools than tonearms but that is part of the fun. I guess one could take it another direction and say it could be used as a pledge paddle for the EMIA fraternal organization.
Here is a photo with a ST 50 in it for scale. Next time I head down to DC it should be finished and mounted so stay tuned.
Jeffrey was searching for show coverage on Sunday and it appears as if the first hit was spot on topic.