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by whitebriar
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Pipe smoking AmatEur Radio!
Replies: 31
Views: 1368

Pipe smoking AmatEur Radio!

sorry for above posting dupes etc--it's telling me i'm not making it, but evidently it's been lying to me--my apologies-

moderators may remove the dupes and this post if it pleases you--it'd please me--
by whitebriar
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Pipe smoking AmatEur Radio!
Replies: 31
Views: 1368

Pipe smoking AmatEur Radio!

just checkin--haven't been able to pose--
i am K5PSH
by whitebriar
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Pipe smoking AmatEur Radio!
Replies: 31
Views: 1368

Pipe smoking AmatEur Radio!

K5PSH since 1958--general in '58--still a general--ARRL and FCC ticked me off by doing the incentive thing while i was off in Asia, so i just decided i wouldn't play the game <<grin>>--doesn't matter--i just ragchew on CW and don't contest or DX-- as the situation is now, i am an inmate in this old ...
by whitebriar
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Pipe smoking AmatEur Radio!
Replies: 31
Views: 1368

Pipe smoking AmatEur Radio!

K5PSH since 1958--general in '58--still a general--ARRL and FCC ticked me off by doing the incentive thing while i was off in Asia, so i just decided i wouldn't play the game <<grin>>--doesn't matter--i just ragchew on CW and don't contest or DX-- as the situation is now, i am an inmate in this old ...
by whitebriar
Tue Feb 26, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: What Are You Smoking?
Topic: What Are You Smoking February 2019
Replies: 2354
Views: 71667

Re: What are you smoking February 2019

Picayune is raucus, spicy, peppery and strong. There is a little sweet and hay from the Virginias. You get a slightly sour aftertaste. The burley may be the foundation, but I am not getting much of it in the flavor profile. In terms of strength, I think it has the edge on OJK. It is up there with t...
by whitebriar
Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: What Are You Smoking?
Topic: What Are You Smoking February 2019
Replies: 2354
Views: 71667

Re: What are you smoking February 2019

Picayune in a Silver Duke pot https://i.imgur.com/OBNaOcB.jpg Padre tell us about Picayune please sir--i'd be interested in hearing your take on it--i think there is a conversation about it somewhere on here, but i just haven't found it--i remember the cigarettes from the early '60s---had a one arm...
by whitebriar
Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: What Are You Smoking?
Topic: What Are You Smoking February 2019
Replies: 2354
Views: 71667

Re: What are you smoking February 2019

i have no really expensive pipes--a couple of Petes that may have run 75 or 80 bucks--they are recent additions and while good pipes, not ever gonna be my favorites--i have one meerchaum and i think it smokes hot--at least to me--never had a morta--don't figger i ever will--for some reason they just...
by whitebriar
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Pipe Tobacco
Topic: Burley Blends revisited
Replies: 24
Views: 1278

Re: Burley Blends revisited

yeah Father Tom-- i blv BnB has the edge--i will say my 7 yr old OJK has mellowed a bit--i think you may be right about Old Joe's attitude adjustment--he used to be a rough customer--the new stuff is still good, after i got over the disappointment<<grin>>also been smokin' some Bayou Night--it has un...
by whitebriar
Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Pipe Tobacco
Topic: Burley Blends revisited
Replies: 24
Views: 1278

Re: Burley Blends revisited

after several months and an attitude adjustment on my part, i have finally come to terms with what i refer to as the new OLD JOE KRANTZ--i guess it is what it is--cut is different and the dark burlies are no longer there--it's much milder and even the perique seems adjusted downward--no longer get t...
by whitebriar
Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Pipe Tobacco
Topic: Burley Blends revisited
Replies: 24
Views: 1278

Re: Burley Blends revisited

OK sir--just wondering---it's been so long since i smoked bond street, i may actually be confusing it with something else--i remember london dock and bond street and one of them was a bit iffy <<grin>>