who made the Big Boy Pipe?

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anyone know who made the Big Boy Pipe?
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Thu Aug 15, 2019 8:49 pm

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anyone know who made the Big Boy Pipe?
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According to Pipedia it was made by Alpha(Mastercraft).
" Mastercraft again marketed the Alpha, under the name Alpha USA, with finishes named Sierra, Delta, Mark V, Blue Ridge, Sabre, and Big Boy, some of which were not stamped with the Alpha name."

https://pipedia.org/wiki/Alpha
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I thought Apha too but the American produced Alpha used Grabow shape numbers. Alpha 65, Grabow 65, etc. This is stamped 282. That doesn't correlate to any Grabow/Alpha shapes, not that I'm aware.
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Thanks !
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Henry makes a nice Big Boy 30-30. :tumble:
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Bruyere_Royale wrote: ↑
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Henry makes a nice Big Boy 30-30. :tumble:
that'd be better than a BB pipe
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Fri Aug 16, 2019 6:45 pm

rekamepip wrote: ↑
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Bruyere_Royale wrote: ↑
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Henry makes a nice Big Boy 30-30. :tumble:
that'd be better than a BB pipe
I dunno.. you might get some pretty bad tongue bite from it.
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rekamepip wrote: ↑
Fri Aug 16, 2019 6:40 pm
Bruyere_Royale wrote: ↑
Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:13 am
Henry makes a nice Big Boy 30-30. :tumble:
that'd be better than a BB pipe
Dunno...πŸ€” that Dublin is pretty nice!
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