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by Thelonious monkfish
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Latest Tobacco Purchase
Topic: Auction goodies
Replies: 5
Views: 58

Re: Auction goodies

I plan on visiting cigar bid when I'm prepared to snag several items. Grabbing a 16oz bag of SP for $3 looks fun, but I don't want to degrade the thrill of the score by paying $5 shipping. I know... stingy a$$. 8-) You can set up your account to hold winning items for shipping, so if you set it up ...
by Thelonious monkfish
Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: Repair, Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Restoration Project Of The Week
Replies: 28
Views: 642

Re: Restoration Project Of The Week

Here's an Italian made "Old Vic". It wasn't in bad shape before I started and general clean up was painless but I decided to lightly sand the rustication, the rim of the bowl and the end of the shank in order to add some mahogany and give the pipe a little more color contrast. :D Before... https://...
by Thelonious monkfish
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Pipes
Topic: Going Pro
Replies: 20
Views: 232

Re: Going Pro

Wooda wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:40 am
You guys here will have exclusive access to a sweet deal here and there
Nice work and congrats! Any Morta in the future?
by Thelonious monkfish
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: What Are You Smoking?
Topic: What Are You Smoking April 2019
Replies: 1023
Views: 18770

Re: What Are You Smoking April 2019

rekamepip wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:24 pm
steaks ribs and shrimp is a smokin

ODF in an unmentionable pipe
We don't talk about those!
by Thelonious monkfish
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: What Are You Smoking?
Topic: What Are You Smoking April 2019
Replies: 1023
Views: 18770

Re: What Are You Smoking April 2019

Houtencake in the same Grand Duke. So about 6 months or so ago, I bought a couple Dr. G's and after 4-5 smokes the finishes suddenly blistered and bubbled. Just now the Grand Duke I was smoking did the same thing.. totally cool bowl, then all the sudden bubbles in the finish. I think this is happen...
by Thelonious monkfish
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Repair, Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Some Old Before and After
Replies: 20
Views: 416

Re: Some Old Before and After

totally awesome pipe there monk. Thanks, man, love those smooth African meers in classic shapes. I’ve been seeing some of your pipes and obviously we share some of the same taste. You have a few that make me double take. Thank you, I can be... particular, to say the least. When something catches my...
by Thelonious monkfish
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: What Are You Smoking?
Topic: What Are You Smoking April 2019
Replies: 1023
Views: 18770

Re: What Are You Smoking April 2019

Happy Berfday, Mr. Keif!
by Thelonious monkfish
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: What Are You Smoking?
Topic: What Are You Smoking April 2019
Replies: 1023
Views: 18770

Re: What Are You Smoking April 2019

Fr_Tom wrote:
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:44 pm
Oriental Dusk in a Piersel Rhodesian

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Nice. How long have you had this one?

Jarred some FVF and have a little bit of trimmings leftover from cutting them to fit, packed in a Barling

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by Thelonious monkfish
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Repair, Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Some Old Before and After
Replies: 20
Views: 416

Re: Some Old Before and After

Mrm1775 wrote:
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:10 pm
Thelonious monkfish wrote:
Sat Apr 13, 2019 7:12 pm
Barling Meer

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totally awesome pipe there monk.
Thanks, man, love those smooth African meers in classic shapes.
by Thelonious monkfish
Mon Apr 15, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Repair, Maintenance & Restoration
Topic: Some Old Before and After
Replies: 20
Views: 416

Re: Some Old Before and After

One thing I've always wondered, since I tend to avoid pipes that need significant patches like this - I am assuming you used black super glue, perhaps with some sort of substrate to repair that stem. When you do this, if the vulcanite begins to oxidize is it totally glaringly obvious that the stem ...