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Registration date : 2010-01-24

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PostSubject: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyMon Jan 25, 2010 1:21 am

Well I finally have a way to make Pipe Tamers that I am very pleased with...

Instead of using a ammo shell casing for the tamp heads I now am using a metal head. This one is in 24kt, I will have others in a few weeks (Gunmetal, Copper and Nickel) This one is 3 inches tall with a 3/8 tamp head. It is made of Afzelia Burl. I still am working out ideas for a removable portion for a poker...

Also in the future I would like to try acrylics as well.

I enjoy being able to share my hobby of woodworking and creating unique smoking accessories for all of you.

Please let me know you thoughts on these.

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jhuggett
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Age : 47
Location : Olympia, WA
Registration date : 2007-12-09

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyMon Jan 25, 2010 3:23 am

I think it's a gorgeous tamper. I like natural materials for tampers for some reason. The acrylics are nice but never appeal to me like those that are made of something more earthy.

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Registration date : 2008-07-02

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyMon Jan 25, 2010 11:08 am

It's a great look, form and function. Those exotic woods make a tamper special, and using the metal head instead of a shell casing puts it in a different class. Nice work,,,
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Pipey McPiperson

Pipey McPiperson

Age : 38
Location : Indiana
Registration date : 2009-10-30

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyMon Jan 25, 2010 12:53 pm

Very excellent looking tamper, if I may say so myself. I also agree that the natural materials look far superior.
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pipetongue1
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pipetongue1

Age : 74
Location : Abington, Mass.
Registration date : 2007-12-14

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyMon Jan 25, 2010 1:15 pm

Nice tamper, but I use my finger, have'nt got burned terribly bad!! tongue Ken
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boom



Registration date : 2010-01-24

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyMon Feb 01, 2010 2:12 am

Thanks for the comments guys... I have more to sell now I just need to get the min posts needed....

Here is the latest batch...

From Left to Right...

Purpleheart w/ Gunmetal
Olivewood w/ Gold
White Limba w/ Chrome
Padauk w/ Gold
Spanish Cedar w/ Chrome
Cocobolo w/ Gold

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puros_bran
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puros_bran

Location : Brandenburg, Ky
Registration date : 2007-12-10

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyMon Feb 01, 2010 2:40 am

Boom go to "The Towne Crier" and post your stuff for sale... The Trading Section is a bit different and set up for member to member trades.
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dubhdarra

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Location : People's Republic of NJ
Registration date : 2010-02-18

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyThu Feb 25, 2010 3:56 pm

those are gorgeous!
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Diesel

Diesel

Age : 35
Location : Pittsburgh, PA
Registration date : 2011-03-20

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyFri Apr 01, 2011 10:17 am

I was lucky enough to get a cocobolo tamper from Troy. He is fantastic craftsman. Now if we can only talk him into pipe racks......

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BuckeyeBoy34



Age : 41
Location : Sunny and tropical Akron, Ohio
Registration date : 2012-04-03

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PostSubject: Re: My new Pipe Tampers...   My new Pipe Tampers... EmptyMon May 28, 2012 7:15 pm

Those are some nice tampers.
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