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Richard Burley

Richard Burley

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

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PostSubject: Peretti tins   Peretti tins EmptyMon Jul 13, 2015 12:12 pm

I tend to buy tobacco in 8 oz. quantities. Anyone know if Peretti's 8 oz. tins seal OK for general use, not aging? Or do I have to break down and finally buy jars? (Call it heresy, but I'm not really into the aging thing.)
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monbla256

monbla256

Age : 73
Location : DFW Metroplex, Texas
Registration date : 2012-01-15

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PostSubject: Re: Peretti tins   Peretti tins EmptyMon Jul 13, 2015 12:34 pm

I've bought my Royal Blend in the 8oz "paint cans" for several years and found the plastic bag/lid arraignment they use to work just fine for the length of time it takes me to consume the quantity of 'baccy in the can. Remember, I'm just an old fart that SMOKES his 'baccy, not one of the expert connoisseurs that are here on Bob ! Twisted Evil Twisted Evil Works for me !! Twisted Evil
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Richard Burley

Richard Burley

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

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PostSubject: Re: Peretti tins   Peretti tins EmptyMon Jul 13, 2015 1:03 pm

Good enough, eh? OK, thanks.
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Hambone

Hambone

Age : 53
Location : Austin Texas
Registration date : 2014-09-28

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PostSubject: Re: Peretti tins   Peretti tins EmptyMon Jul 13, 2015 2:34 pm

I don't trust their packaging for long term storage. The paint can to me doesn't seal good enough for long term, not to mention that flimsy bag. I jar what I don't want to smoke right away into mason jars. Just my opinion
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Wet Dottle

Wet Dottle

Location : Littleton, CO
Registration date : 2008-02-27

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PostSubject: Re: Peretti tins   Peretti tins EmptyMon Jul 13, 2015 2:50 pm

I have several of those cans in my cellar. In fact, I recently opened a 15-year old can and there were no problems. There was a little rusting at the edge of the seam inside the can, but everything was fine. The tobacco was wonderfully aged and well preserved. My oldest cans are over 20 years old and look almost new.
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Carlos

Age : 61
Location : Chestnut, IL
Registration date : 2007-12-10

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PostSubject: Re: Peretti tins   Peretti tins EmptyMon Jul 13, 2015 8:42 pm

Good for short term. Just like others mentioned.

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ftrplt

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Age : 72
Location : Split between Raleigh, NC and OKC, OK
Registration date : 2007-12-15

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PostSubject: Re: Peretti tins   Peretti tins EmptyMon Jul 13, 2015 10:33 pm

I have 4 or 5 from Jan 2009. No shake, seem fine to me!! cheers FTRPLT
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