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by oubobcat
Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Beverages
Topic: Let us talk Scotch
Replies: 30
Views: 1831

Re: Let us talk Scotch

Laphroig all the way. I have been to the distillery. It is an adventure if you want to try it. A ferry ride from the mainland, then a tour and tasting and finally planting your country flag in their peat bog. Charming little island, Islay, with B&Bs and very nice restaurants. I find Laphroig a nice ...
by oubobcat
Sat Feb 02, 2019 6:04 am
Forum: Pipes
Topic: **IT HAPPENS . Brands of over all good luck
Replies: 23
Views: 1134

Re: **IT HAPPENS . Brands of over all good luck

The first pipe I owned (purchased in the mid 60s) was a GBD. I currently own 14 pre-mergers. I have no complaints with any of them.
by oubobcat
Wed Jan 30, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Latest Tobacco Purchase
Topic: Latest Tobacco Purchase 2019
Replies: 472
Views: 22516

Re: Latest Tobacco Purchase 2019

I have a couple nearby B&M places that have some tins and some of their own bulk tobaccos. However, while I like the idea of dealing with locally owned shops they are across the board more expensive than online sources...even adding in shipping. In addition they don't have the selection even conside...
by oubobcat
Wed Jan 30, 2019 6:11 am
Forum: Pipe Tobacco Reviews
Topic: "Stuff and Things"
Replies: 33
Views: 1536

Re: "Stuff and Things"

I certainly am not a defender of all things Bradley but on the page I posted are videos of 105 tobacco reviews. While somewhat lengthy in some cases I have found that I agree with him on the ones I have tried.

OUB
by oubobcat
Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Pipes
Topic: Estate Pipe Sites
Replies: 11
Views: 609

Re: Estate Pipe Sites

BTW I find Blue Room Briers very knowledgeable and willing to answer questions not only about their pipes but also just general discussions about estate pipes
by oubobcat
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Pipes
Topic: GBD System Q pipes
Replies: 5
Views: 356

GBD System Q pipes

Does anyone know anything about GBD system Q pipes?
by oubobcat
Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Pipes
Topic: Estate Pipe Sites
Replies: 11
Views: 609

Estate Pipe Sites

In addition to eBay I have visited Blue Room Briers and Smoker's Haven looking for estate pipes.
Have you found other good sites for estates?
Thanks
OUB
by oubobcat
Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: Pipe Tobacco Reviews
Topic: "Stuff and Things"
Replies: 33
Views: 1536

"Stuff and Things"

I find this YouTube channel helpful for tobacco reviews
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyzAMe ... NXOXN584aw

There are currently 105 blends reviewed there. As I said, I have found the reviews helpful
by oubobcat
Sun Jan 27, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: What Are You Smoking?
Topic: What Are You Smoking January 2019
Replies: 2035
Views: 64312

Re: What are you smoking Jan . 2019

Kramer's Father Dempsey in a MM Corn Cob while shoveling snow
by oubobcat
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Snuff & Snus
Topic: What's In Your Lip?
Replies: 51
Views: 2790

Re: What's In Your Lip?

Copenhagen all the way!