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CPl_A



Age : 32
Location : Walter Reed
Registration date : 2011-01-25

PostSubject: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Wed Feb 02, 2011 3:55 pm

Does anybody have any info about this?
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Greenleaf



Age : 34
Location : Dallas, Texas
Registration date : 2010-04-05

PostSubject: Re: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Wed Feb 02, 2011 8:07 pm

I vaguely remember reading of this, and deciding against it based on user reviews. Is it a wax? If so, I've read time and again that Paragon is the best one for stems and smooth briars whereas Halycon II works best for rusticated pipes. Wish I could tell you more, that's all I got.
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Harlock999



Location : Los Angeles
Registration date : 2010-10-22

PostSubject: Re: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:56 pm

I've never used their pipe polish, but Brebbia pipe sweetener gave one of my pipes an odd minty flavor that took forever to go away.
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KevinP



Registration date : 2011-01-18

PostSubject: Re: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Thu Feb 03, 2011 6:21 am

I got some. Works okay on stems, but I haven't tried buffing, just wiping hard. Also worked well on silver military mounts, etc.

Says you can use it on the bowl. Don't, unless it's smooth. Sandblasted or, worse, (carved) rusticated, and it will go into the little crevices and won't come out easily. I had to use a toothpick in each and every little indentation to get it out.
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fishnrust



Location : N Las Vegas
Registration date : 2010-04-21

PostSubject: Re: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Sat Feb 05, 2011 1:21 pm

I bought the polish and used it on several of my beautiful Sav. Autograph's 4 & 5's. It took the beautiful shine right OFF my pipes. I also tried the pipe sweetener. It made my smokes taste minty for at least 12 bowls. Sad
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dougc905



Age : 53
Location : Brampton, Ontario
Registration date : 2009-01-11

PostSubject: Re: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Sat Feb 05, 2011 6:51 pm

If this is in a spray can, then it is using butane as a propellant. Hence, spraying it right on your pipe will result in the butane attacking the pipe's finish.

What you want to do is take a soft cloth and spray the pipe polish on the cloth, then let it dry. Then you will have treated cloth to polish your pipes with. The treatment lasts for about 10 pipe cleanings. Then re-treat the cloth. I suggest going to a dollar store and buying microfiber cloth. It is soft and available in a number of colours so you can colour code your cloths to keep track of what is treated and what isn't.

I've used Briar Pipe Wipe for years now with good results.
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flytyer



Age : 50
Location : N E Pa.
Registration date : 2009-03-22

PostSubject: Re: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Sun Feb 06, 2011 3:39 pm

I prefer the denicare pipe polish..its more of a wax and shines up nicely..I have the brebbia but recently stopped useing it..the results were not as good
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19Volks71



Location : Somewhere outside Barstow...
Registration date : 2011-02-05

PostSubject: Re: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Sun Feb 13, 2011 12:36 am

Do NOT use this on the bowl if you have any type of clear top coat. It will strip it clean off.
So unless you have a shiny pipe that you think would look better matte, steer clear.
I too like the Denicare wax. Rubbing it on is something productive to do while killing brain cells in front of the television.
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flytyer



Age : 50
Location : N E Pa.
Registration date : 2009-03-22

PostSubject: Re: Brebbia Pipe Polish   Tue Feb 15, 2011 7:48 pm

i find the denicare works best when rubbed in with my fingertips
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cachimbadeoro



Age : 72
Location : Austin, Texas
Registration date : 2010-05-16

PostSubject: My Favorite Cleaning and Polishing Stuff   Wed Feb 16, 2011 5:12 pm

I use the stuff that is sold at Walker Briar Works, great stuff.

http://www.walkerbriarworks.com/index.html
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