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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by Joshoowah » Thu May 11, 2017 9:56 pm

UncleBob wrote:
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On a side note:
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Last one looks like a "Scottie" by Scottie Piersel. I have one like it. Great pipe.
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by JMG » Thu May 11, 2017 10:04 pm

That top one is saweet!
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by wosbald » Thu May 11, 2017 10:19 pm

+JMJ+

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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by JMG » Thu May 11, 2017 10:36 pm

wosbald wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:19 pm
+JMJ+

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This pipe would be alright if the grain didn't suck so badly.
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by GaryInVA » Fri May 12, 2017 7:22 am

JMG wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:36 pm
wosbald wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:19 pm
+JMJ+

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This pipe would be alright if the grain didn't suck so badly.
Would probably look better rusticated.
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by Cleon » Fri May 12, 2017 7:53 am

JMG wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:36 pm
wosbald wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:19 pm
+JMJ+

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This pipe would be alright if the grain didn't suck so badly.
Yeah, it's straight up and down all the way around the bowl. How plain. And what's all those little dots around the rim and at the bottom of the of the bowl?
GaryInVA wrote: Would probably look better rusticated.
I've got a neighbor with a Dremel. Might be worth it.
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by durangopipe » Mon May 15, 2017 2:43 pm

This "Snail" grade Eltang briar Calabash just turned up on Smokingpipes:

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If you're into briar Calabashes, it's a Wow!
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by durangopipe » Mon May 15, 2017 2:56 pm

At $325, this Todd Johnson is mighty nice:

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My HS Studio Calabash is still feeling sad.
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by JMG » Tue May 16, 2017 4:44 am

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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by Irish-Dane » Tue May 16, 2017 5:23 am

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Oh my. I'm such a sucker for paneled pipes.
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by JMG » Tue May 16, 2017 5:38 am

Irish-Dane wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 5:23 am
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Oh my. I'm such a sucker for paneled pipes.
Me too. This one here is my all-time favorite. Bowl and shank are paneled...

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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by Irish-Dane » Tue May 16, 2017 6:22 am

JMG wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 5:38 am
Irish-Dane wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 5:23 am
JMG wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 4:44 am
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Oh my. I'm such a sucker for paneled pipes.
Me too. This one here is my all-time favorite. Bowl and shank are paneled...

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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by A_Morley » Tue May 16, 2017 10:34 am

Irish-Dane wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 6:22 am
JMG wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 5:38 am
Irish-Dane wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 5:23 am
JMG wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 4:44 am
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Oh my. I'm such a sucker for paneled pipes.
Me too. This one here is my all-time favorite. Bowl and shank are paneled...

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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by John-Boy » Tue May 16, 2017 10:37 am

durangopipe wrote:
Mon May 15, 2017 2:56 pm
At $325, this Todd Johnson is mighty nice:

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My HS Studio Calabash is still feeling sad.
Nice!
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by wosbald » Tue May 16, 2017 10:46 am

+JMJ+
A_Morley wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 10:34 am
I won't lower myself to say "dude", but I will say "quite".
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by A_Morley » Tue May 16, 2017 12:32 pm

I'd smoke the hell out of this one.Image
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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by UncleBob » Tue May 16, 2017 12:50 pm

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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by JohnnyMcPiperson » Wed May 17, 2017 6:52 pm

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Haven't really wanted a pipe bad in awhile, but it sold, just as well My P&T budget is nonexistent lol


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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by DAN » Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:00 pm

I could make myself live with it, I suppose.

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Re: The Pipe of Man's Desiring

Post by A_Morley » Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:11 pm

ImageThis pipe is from a company called Bewlay. I've never even heard of Bewlay pipes, but I would very much like to have a pipe such as this one.
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