Pipe Acquisitions 2019

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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by joegoat » Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:27 pm

I got a new hookah. Image

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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by JMG » Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:53 pm

joegoat wrote:
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I got a new hookah. Image

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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by joegoat » Thu Jan 17, 2019 11:05 pm

JMG wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:53 pm
joegoat wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:27 pm
I got a new hookah. Image

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I wouldn't figure you for a hookah guy.
I don't fit into the stereotypical hippster hookah guy category, but I do like the things every now and then.
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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by JohnnyMcPiperson » Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:36 am

coco wrote:This is a contest, right? The one who buys the most pipes in 2019 wins?
Yep, the prize is a turd that can be refurbished to look beautiful again...


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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by JohnnyMcPiperson » Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:43 am

joegoat wrote:
JMG wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:53 pm
joegoat wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:27 pm
I got a new hookah. Image

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I wouldn't figure you for a hookah guy.
I don't fit into the stereotypical hippster hookah guy category, but I do like the things every now and then.
I had a buddy who was as into Hookah as I was pipe and then when I was in Spain I got one, sold it before I left, it was nice for smoking indoors. Haven’t smoked one in years though.


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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by joegoat » Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:58 am

JohnnyMcPiperson wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:43 am
joegoat wrote:
JMG wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:53 pm
joegoat wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:27 pm
I got a new hookah. Image

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I wouldn't figure you for a hookah guy.
I don't fit into the stereotypical hippster hookah guy category, but I do like the things every now and then.
I had a buddy who was as into Hookah as I was pipe and then when I was in Spain I got one, sold it before I left, it was nice for smoking indoors. Haven’t smoked one in years though.


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The ability to smoke indoors without detroying the saleability of our house is my biggest draw to the hookah.
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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by Fainn » Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:44 am

JohnnyMcPiperson wrote:
coco wrote:This is a contest, right? The one who buys the most pipes in 2019 wins?
Yep, the prize is a turd that can be refurbished to look beautiful again...


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Sounds like a topic in it's own right.

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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by Fainn » Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:47 am

Did anyone see that episode of mythbusters where they made a ball of manure and polished it? Now that was cheap turd refurbishing!

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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

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Fainn wrote:
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Did anyone see that episode of mythbusters where they made a ball of manure and polished it? Now that was cheap turd refurbishing!

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Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by JohnnyMcPiperson » Sat Jan 19, 2019 8:10 am

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4 new additions to the herd already :/

A Moonshine Stoker (eBay)
MM Mark Twain with forever stem
Jack Daniels Stave Custom Cob
Eric Mills Custom Cob

All 4 less than $200 total


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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by Adam Z » Sun Jan 20, 2019 1:33 pm

About to fire up the inaugural smoke in my new Rattray's rhodesian. Smoking Gawith Hoggarth Co. Brown Flake unscented. This is hands-down the prettiest pipe I own. I hope it smokes as good as it looks!

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I tend to find the doctrinal books often more helpful in devotion than the devotional books.... I believe that many who find that "nothing happens" when they sit down, or kneel down, to a book of devotion, would find that the heart sings unbidden while they are working their way through a rough bit of theology with a pipe in their teeth and a pencil in their hand.
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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by cpd2186 » Sun Jan 20, 2019 1:36 pm

JohnnyMcPiperson wrote:Image

4 new additions to the herd already :/

A Moonshine Stoker (eBay)
MM Mark Twain with forever stem
Jack Daniels Stave Custom Cob
Eric Mills Custom Cob

All 4 less than $200 total


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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by cpd2186 » Sun Jan 20, 2019 1:36 pm

Adam Z wrote:About to fire up the inaugural smoke in my new Rattray's rhodesian. Smoking Gawith Hoggarth Co. Brown Flake unscented. This is hands-down the prettiest pipe I own. I hope it smokes as good as it looks!ImageImageImageImage

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That is a beautiful pipe!

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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by durangopipe » Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:02 pm

Adam Z wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 1:33 pm
About to fire up the inaugural smoke in my new Rattray's rhodesian. Smoking Gawith Hoggarth Co. Brown Flake unscented. This is hands-down the prettiest pipe I own. I hope it smokes as good as it looks!

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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by JimVH » Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:18 pm

durangopipe wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:02 pm
Adam Z wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 1:33 pm
About to fire up the inaugural smoke in my new Rattray's rhodesian. Smoking Gawith Hoggarth Co. Brown Flake unscented. This is hands-down the prettiest pipe I own. I hope it smokes as good as it looks!

Image
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That’s a beauty, Adam!
Indeed. Very classy.
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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by rgcurrey » Sun Jan 20, 2019 3:52 pm

JimVH wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:18 pm
durangopipe wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:02 pm
Adam Z wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 1:33 pm
About to fire up the inaugural smoke in my new Rattray's rhodesian. Smoking Gawith Hoggarth Co. Brown Flake unscented. This is hands-down the prettiest pipe I own. I hope it smokes as good as it looks!

Image
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That’s a beauty, Adam!
Indeed. Very classy.
Ditto.
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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by Adam Z » Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:21 pm

The Rattray's Beltane's Fire rhodesian, henceforth known as “The Precious”, smokes great. Couldn't be happier with the purchase

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I tend to find the doctrinal books often more helpful in devotion than the devotional books.... I believe that many who find that "nothing happens" when they sit down, or kneel down, to a book of devotion, would find that the heart sings unbidden while they are working their way through a rough bit of theology with a pipe in their teeth and a pencil in their hand.
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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by coco » Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:03 pm

JohnnyMcPiperson wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:36 am
coco wrote:This is a contest, right? The one who buys the most pipes in 2019 wins?
Yep, the prize is a turd that can be refurbished to look beautiful again...


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I was hoping the prize would be a tin of McClellands from John-Boy.
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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by John-Boy » Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:14 pm

coco wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:03 pm
JohnnyMcPiperson wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:36 am
coco wrote:This is a contest, right? The one who buys the most pipes in 2019 wins?
Yep, the prize is a turd that can be refurbished to look beautiful again...


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I was hoping the prize would be a tin of McClellands from John-Boy.
I might have 1 or 2 more tins around. I'll have to check.
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Re: Pipe Acquisitions 2019

Post by JohnnyMcPiperson » Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:43 pm

coco wrote:
JohnnyMcPiperson wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:36 am
coco wrote:This is a contest, right? The one who buys the most pipes in 2019 wins?
Yep, the prize is a turd that can be refurbished to look beautiful again...


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I was hoping the prize would be a tin of McClellands from John-Boy.
You can buy empty ones on eBay for like $5-10 lol


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