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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 56
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
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PostSubject: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyWed Feb 03, 2016 9:08 pm

Got a wild hair looking at wood grain while making dowels for a press I'm working on, and while watching shows in the evenings I came up with this. My first play at Vulcanite stem bending too...

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Kinda funky, I know...... It draws nice though. Going to load it tonight and see what happens....
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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyWed Feb 03, 2016 9:43 pm

I like it Ozzy. Like it a LOT!

Did you make the bowl as well?

Cool



Cheers,

RR

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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 56
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyWed Feb 03, 2016 10:11 pm

Brewdude wrote:
I like it Ozzy. Like it a LOT!

Did you make the bowl as well?

Cool



Cheers,

RR

Yuppers, made the bowl, started threading the stem and it was troublesome to thread to the end, so I added a piece of maple to the bowl with a slightly larger diameter hole so the stem would fit through. The end of the stem has about 3/8" of threads on the end going into the neck of the bowl, so it still holds and can be taken apart if needed. I then rusticated the bowl and polished it...

I might have a new 'bender' on my pipe making.......
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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyWed Feb 03, 2016 10:29 pm

Ozark Wizard wrote:
Brewdude wrote:
I like it Ozzy. Like it a LOT!

Did you make the bowl as well?

Cool



Cheers,

RR

Yuppers, made the bowl, started threading the stem and it was troublesome to thread to the end, so I added a piece of maple to the bowl with a slightly larger diameter hole so the stem would fit through. The end of the stem has about 3/8" of threads on the end going into the neck of the bowl, so it still holds and can be taken apart if needed. I then rusticated the bowl and polished it...

I might have a new 'bender' on my pipe making.......

Kewl. What's the bowl material? Looks like Briar.


Cheers,

RR

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Ozark Wizard

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyWed Feb 03, 2016 10:33 pm

Iron wood. I'm too cheap to buy briar......

lol!
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Ozark Wizard

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyThu Feb 04, 2016 12:45 am

First bowl is a good one.

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyThu Feb 04, 2016 9:31 pm

Way great pics Ozzy. And never heard of Ironwood used for a pipe until now. Looks quite like briar.

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RR

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyThu Feb 04, 2016 9:32 pm

Wow! That is a nice one sir, good job! A small horn? Double10
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Ozark Wizard

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyThu Feb 04, 2016 10:19 pm

Cartaphilus wrote:
Wow! That is a nice one sir, good job! A small horn? Double10

High praise coming from you, Sir!

Thanks guys Embarassed
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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyThu Feb 04, 2016 10:51 pm

That's my boy
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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyThu Feb 04, 2016 11:59 pm

Is ironwood cheaper than briar?

I have a snare drum carved from an ironwood log made in the land down-under, it cost me a small fortune.
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Ozark Wizard

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyFri Feb 05, 2016 1:27 am

DrumsAndBeer wrote:
Is ironwood cheaper than briar?

I have a snare drum carved from an ironwood log made in the land down-under, it cost me a small fortune.

I don't know what iron wood costs, I did a barter/trade with a wood carver that wanted some of the types I had. I guess the use of the word 'exotic' is subjective.
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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyFri Feb 05, 2016 4:47 am

Me so horny. Sorry guys had to do it Smile That's a beaut pipe Wiz, a real stunner. How's it smoke?

Cheers

Tim
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyFri Feb 05, 2016 12:25 pm

Timbo wrote:
Me so horny. Sorry guys had to do it Smile That's a beaut pipe Wiz, a real stunner. How's it smoke?

Cheers

Tim

Better than I thought it would honestly. The hole in the Vulcanite stem is pretty small, and I was apprehensive whilst giving it the bend. Cooking rabbit in a pan on the gas range, I used the ambient heat near the bottom of the pan to soften it. I had to bend it twice as well, due to the fact I just grabbed it up and bent it, then went to screw it into the neck and found I had bent it upside down..... Sometimes I crack myself up. Always a new learning curve here!
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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptySat Feb 06, 2016 9:30 am

And into the fog..Looks great you old wizard you... cheers cheers cheers
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Stick

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptySat Feb 06, 2016 11:58 am

Cracking pics Wiz. You look in your element.

How did you machine the draught hole? In from the bowl and in from the shank?
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptySat Feb 06, 2016 2:27 pm

Stick wrote:
Cracking pics Wiz. You look in your element.

How did you machine the draught hole? In from the bowl and in from the shank?

Yes Sir, that was the only way I could figure it out at the time. Using an eighteen volt cordless DeWalt drill/driver. And steady hand using my best eye....
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Dutch

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyMon Feb 08, 2016 2:40 am

Nice carving Ozark!  cheers  cheers  cheers

That's another pipe you have made from bow wood. There is a bow manufacturer in your neck of the woods, that makes a fantastic bow out of Ironwood.

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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 56
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyMon Feb 08, 2016 11:41 am

I will have to go check them out. They are really close to me in Nixa.

Sweet!
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Timbo

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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptyTue Feb 09, 2016 12:07 am

Glad it's a good smoker Ozzie, I'm always worried about gurgling with such heavily bent pipes.

Cheers

Tim
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PostSubject: Re: A small horn?   A small horn? EmptySat Feb 27, 2016 1:23 am

Timbo wrote:
Me so horny. Sorry guys had to do it Smile That's a beaut pipe Wiz, a real stunner. How's it smoke?

Cheers

Tim

Great job indeed. That pipe love you looong time.
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