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Crafty



Location : North Alabama
Registration date : 2013-09-06

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PostSubject: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptySun Jan 04, 2015 7:40 pm

Hello BoB, it's been a while since I last posted any pipe pics. You know it's the normal real life, work, holiday stuff. I have only made a couple pipes for friends on request since then and I forgot to take pictures before I gave the pipes to them! 5)  Well, today I got bored and started a new pipe for fun while trying out a new tobacco and a good beer. Very Happy  I don't have many briars at the moment so just went with what I had while the urge to doodle was there. This is where I'm at with it so far.

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So far I think it's coming along well, the grain is looking good under there. The only issue was a little sand pocket near the stem/bowl which I filled with some thick CA then sanded smooth to where it is now. I'll post finished pics in the next day or 2! Happy New Year!

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The stain and finishing is probably my hardest part to do, it didn't help that it's 28 outside at the moment! Shocked


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Brewdude

Age : 67
Location : Arid-zona
Registration date : 2011-05-04

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PostSubject: Re: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptySun Jan 04, 2015 7:58 pm

Very appealing shape Crafty. Coming along just fine. Can't wait to see the finished pics.

Cool


Cheers,

RR

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Dutch

Dutch

Age : 54
Location : On the road.......
Registration date : 2010-11-06

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PostSubject: Re: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptySun Jan 04, 2015 11:37 pm

That one is shaping up to be a winner Crafty! Cool
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SpeedyPete



Age : 75
Location : Cape Town
Registration date : 2011-01-28

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PostSubject: Re: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptyThu Jan 08, 2015 4:06 pm

Is it for sale at all? I just love it Very Happy
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mark

Registration date : 2008-07-02

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PostSubject: Re: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptyThu Jan 08, 2015 4:37 pm

Sharp pipe to say the least. Must be nice to have skills.

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Age : 67
Location : Arid-zona
Registration date : 2011-05-04

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PostSubject: Re: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptyThu Jan 08, 2015 5:40 pm

Turned out great Crafty. Nice work!

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Cheers,

RR

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Crafty



Location : North Alabama
Registration date : 2013-09-06

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PostSubject: Re: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptyThu Jan 08, 2015 9:40 pm

Thanks for the kind words all! I believe this is 1 that I'm going to keep as a last pipe for my 4 pipe travel case! Very Happy I had 4 commissions before Christmas and I didn't get to keep any of those. With my future travel schedule I don't know if I'm going to get a chance to make anymore for a long while, I'm looking at 250-300 days of travel this year. affraid
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i.keenum

Age : 30
Location : coast of mississippi
Registration date : 2011-06-12

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PostSubject: Re: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptyMon Jan 12, 2015 3:09 pm

Beautiful looking pipe brother. Looks like it would be a stunner flake pipe.
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huffelpuff

huffelpuff

Age : 49
Location : Laramie, WY
Registration date : 2011-12-10

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PostSubject: Re: Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated)   Long time no Pipe post, new Pipe, (updated) EmptyMon Jan 12, 2015 6:01 pm

Right nice looking pipe. Be safe in your travels brother!

Jim
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