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Ocelot55

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Location : Columbus, OH
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PostSubject: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyFri Feb 21, 2014 9:41 am

I think someone had one too many nips of the good stuff when they turned this at the Dunhill factory.

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RDPipes

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Age : 65
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyFri Feb 21, 2014 10:08 am

I've seen this before and I don't know anything about Dunhill's but, I would assume there's a cap missing
to cover either end when smoked otherwise the tobacco would not only fall out there would such an open
draw you couldn't smoke it with any satisfaction. Suspect 
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Smokey-smokey

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Location : West Michigan
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyFri Feb 21, 2014 10:16 am

WOW, I never really thought much of Dunhill pipes, but wow... I bet is sells for 6354634638736546843654 dollars...
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Stick

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Age : 49
Location : 'Blighty'
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyFri Feb 21, 2014 10:32 am

Good Lord. I need to get my eyes tested.
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Richard Burley

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Location : North Coast NY
Registration date : 2011-04-09

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyFri Feb 21, 2014 10:50 am

I used to smoke my cigars by cutting a draw hole in the side and lighting both ends.  Of course, that was back in the day when I couldn't stop the darkness from screaming, and they took me away to a special place.

Seriously, it looks like it's caked a bit, indicating some clown actually used it.  What the friggin' F?
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyFri Feb 21, 2014 11:39 am

Yeah, there has to be some sort of cap or plug, like Cart was saying. Otherwise I don't think you could even get it lit. Makes me think of this old Far Side...

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monbla256

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Age : 73
Location : DFW Metroplex, Texas
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyFri Feb 21, 2014 12:51 pm

Now THAT defines an 'open draw" and ".... will pass a cleaner test" for sure !! What's wrong with that? Meets all the "important" aspects of a good pipe  Twisted Evil Twisted Evil 
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gravel

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Age : 45
Location : Oregon
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySat Feb 22, 2014 8:15 pm

Looks like the perfect pipe for RY!
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d4klutz

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Age : 41
Location : Gilmer, TX
Registration date : 2014-01-23

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySat Feb 22, 2014 8:29 pm

I think someone just got too agressive with the reamer.  lol! 
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Hermit

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Age : 66
Location : Ascension Parish
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySat Feb 22, 2014 8:39 pm

Pack it up and light both sides.  cheers 
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Age : 66
Location : Arid-zona
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySat Feb 22, 2014 9:12 pm

Ridiculous........

<shrug>



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RR

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySat Feb 22, 2014 10:15 pm

For smoking two different cigars simultaneously  Wink 

 What a Face 
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taharris

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySun Feb 23, 2014 12:39 am

Oh! It's a pipe!

I thought it was a putter.  Shocked 

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monbla256

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySun Feb 23, 2014 12:44 am

taharris wrote:
Oh!  It's a pipe!

I thought it was a putter.   Shocked 

It's actually a regulation British Croquet Mallet as used in championship play  Twisted Evil Twisted Evil 
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riff raff

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySun Feb 23, 2014 9:21 am

I am watching that one, what a curiosity (listed as a prototype).  I gather it was smoked (since the ad doesn't say "Unsmoked")?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/111284252549?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT

I guessed a final bid value of $674.
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySun Feb 23, 2014 11:44 am

The ad says that it's meant to be smoked horizontally. How??

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docwatson

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Location : Central Massachusetts and midcoast Maine
Registration date : 2008-03-21

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptySun Feb 23, 2014 1:40 pm

Good for a rainy day or when the wind is in your face. That's what we call burning the candle from both ends.
I've seen lots of old Dunhill's but never that shape. Pretty cool collectible.
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Richard Burley

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyMon Mar 03, 2014 12:15 pm

Apparently this thing sold for US $2,236.99. I'm surprised that it sold at all. The magic of a name on a piece of wood! I'm not knockin' it--much--but I can think of better "investments." Even as a one-off, who cares, other than a museum curator perhaps?
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docwatson

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyMon Mar 03, 2014 12:33 pm

Richard Burley wrote:
 Even as a one-off, who cares, other than a museum curator perhaps?

+1
Who knows, it was probably bought by someone in the Dunhill Archives?? And I'm totally surprised that there was actually more than one bidder!!! Different strokes for different folks.
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joshoowah

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyMon Mar 03, 2014 12:45 pm

Dunhills sell for stupid prices. This pipe is a glorified crochet mallet.

With that said, I have never cared for Dunhill, but there is one pipe on eBay screaming buy me, which I can't do.
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Briarbabe

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyMon Mar 03, 2014 2:08 pm

MisterE wrote:
The ad says that it's meant to be smoked horizontally. How??

OK, I can actually see that. You'd need to light both ends.
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ftrplt

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyMon Mar 03, 2014 2:50 pm

Howz about $2,236.99!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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gravel

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyMon Mar 03, 2014 5:34 pm

joshoowah wrote:
Dunhills sell for stupid prices. This pipe is a glorified crochet mallet.

With that said, I have never cared for Dunhill, but there is one pipe on eBay screaming buy me, which I can't do.

So you now care a little for Dunhill?
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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyMon Mar 03, 2014 6:55 pm

I was surprised when it passed $500. When it closed at $2236.99 I almost passed out. Must be a very, very, very rare Dunny.
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joshoowah

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PostSubject: Re: Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk...   Go Home Dunhill, You're Drunk... EmptyTue Mar 04, 2014 2:25 am

gravel wrote:
joshoowah wrote:
Dunhills sell for stupid prices. This pipe is a glorified crochet mallet.

With that said, I have never cared for Dunhill, but there is one pipe on eBay screaming buy me, which I can't do.

So you now care a little for Dunhill?

Just for this one Dunhill; the rest are dead to me.
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