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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 7:29 pm

Whittlin' is better than twiddlin'

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Rob Roy mod
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Legend mod. Maple stem.
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And finished a couple of others.....
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Since company did the chores, I figured, why not?

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Slowroll

Slowroll

Location : Northeast PA
Registration date : 2017-05-05

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 7:53 pm

I especially like that first cob. Nice stem. Did you blast that horn, or use a nail pack type of tool? It' s good. BTW, good tobacco there.
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 8:03 pm

Slowroll wrote:
I especially like that first cob. Nice stem. Did you blast that horn, or use a nail pack type of tool? It' s good. BTW, good tobacco there.

Thanks! I like it too. The horn was dremmeled with an engraving tool. The Lat Fk is something I reluctantly tried, but found it very much to my liking. Not near the amount of Latakia one might assume by the name.
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Brewdude

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

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 8:18 pm

Cool stuff Ozzie. You sure have that horn style down pat. Ask me how I know! Wink

And that's a very handsome Prince. What wood is it?

Cool


Cheers,

RR

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Slowroll

Slowroll

Location : Northeast PA
Registration date : 2017-05-05

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 8:21 pm

Ozark Wizard wrote:
Slowroll wrote:
I especially like that first cob. Nice stem. Did you blast that horn, or use a nail pack type of tool? It' s good. BTW, good tobacco there.

Thanks! I like it too. The horn was dremmeled with an engraving tool. The Lat Fk is something I reluctantly tried, but found it very much to my liking. Not near the amount of Latakia one might assume by the name.
That' true, the Lat flake is very Virginia-ish.
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 8:47 pm

Brewdude wrote:
Cool stuff Ozzie. You sure have that horn style down pat. Ask me how I know! Wink

And that's a very handsome Prince. What wood is it?

Cool


Cheers,

RR

Osage Orange for both pipes..

OK, how do you know? Wink
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Corncobcon

Corncobcon

Age : 70
Location : From the prarie of KS. to Lake of the Ozarks, MO.
Registration date : 2017-10-15

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 9:42 pm

Nice pipes. I didn't know you could use osage orange wood for pipes. The only thing I
know about osage orange is the balls are good to keep mice out of your garage! But, if you leave them too long, they rot and smell!!
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 10:17 pm

Corncobcon wrote:
Nice pipes. I didn't know you could use osage orange wood for pipes. The only thing I
know about osage orange is the balls are good to keep mice out of your garage! But, if you leave them too long, they rot and smell!!
It makes excellent bows as well, among other things. Wool dyes too
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Slowroll

Slowroll

Location : Northeast PA
Registration date : 2017-05-05

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 10:31 pm

Ozark Wizard wrote:
Slowroll wrote:
I especially like that first cob. Nice stem. Did you blast that horn, or use a nail pack type of tool? It' s good. BTW, good tobacco there.

Thanks! I like it too. The horn was dremmeled with an engraving tool. The Lat Fk is something I reluctantly tried, but found it very much to my liking. Not near the amount of Latakia one might assume by the name.
That' a lot of tedious Drexel work. Got more patience than I.  Shocked
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Timbo

Timbo

Age : 44
Location : Australia
Registration date : 2015-01-18

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptyWed Dec 13, 2017 11:41 pm

Some nice carvings there Ozzie and loving the new cob stems, the second reminds me of the Old Dominion cobs and their reed stems. 

Get better mate. 

Tim
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MichaelM

MichaelM

Age : 54
Location : Souderton, PA
Registration date : 2014-02-13

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PostSubject: Re: Frankencobs etc....   Frankencobs etc.... EmptySat Dec 16, 2017 8:55 am

Nice work Wiz! But I got to tell ya, thinking of "Frakencobs" and seeing that Sawzall blade next to the Falcon nearly gave me a heart attack Laughing
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