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  1. Blackhorse

    Oh Boy!

    Singed: Oriental Silk is one of my secret go-to blends. Unassuming…yet so satisfying with that delightful dusting of Turkish. Have you ever tried Honor Blend (named after the Capt’s wife I think). It’s a little like concentrated O Silk pressed into a brick. Delicious! I think you’d like it.
  2. Blackhorse

    International Pipe-Smoking Day

    Indeed it is today. Thanks for the heads up. https://www.smokingpipes.com/smokingpipesblog/single.cfm/post/history-international-pipe-smoking-day
  3. Blackhorse

    Matches

    Check online and found them in stock in a number of locations.
  4. Blackhorse

    Matches

    I was interested so I looked it up. I’d always heard the ultra combustible white tip was phosphorus. White Phosphorus = Willy Peter…the military slang designation for the super incendiary grenades, mortar shells, etc. Google says : “The tip of a matchstick contains a mixture of phosphorus...
  5. Blackhorse

    Matches

    They stock the “Strike on the Box” versions. The “Strike Anywhere” version is more rare. Some sources say they’re no longer made.
  6. Blackhorse

    Matches

    Diamond Green Tip (wood is Aspen, claimed to be from renewable sources…hence “green”) are indeed available out there typically at farm and hardware stores. Ace Hardware, WILCO, etc. But it looks like Walmart might have them. Yes, the large 300 count box has the beefier match that burns...
  7. Blackhorse

    New member (Hello)

    Lovely to make your acquaintance. Welcome to our site. You have a very interesting connection…good luck in your efforts there.
  8. Blackhorse

    Matches

    “Strike anywhere matches are restricted in Canada because of their volatility.“ Yeah, we certainly wouldn’t want matches that would catch on fire or whatever.
  9. Blackhorse

    You Thought I Was Kidding?

    Interesting…google “rat on a stick”…yikes!
  10. Blackhorse

    New member

    Welcome aboard. Glad to have you with us.
  11. Blackhorse

    Hello from Israel

    Your first day here with us…welcome. And, not being political in any way, but offering hopes that you and yours are well and safe in these difficult times.
  12. Blackhorse

    You Thought I Was Kidding?

    Well…it’s BBQ with a very tasty sauce.
  13. Blackhorse

    Certified Emotional Support Animal

    Or…you could get a Porcupine! Stock photo.
  14. Blackhorse

    Accessories For Sale McClelland and other aged tobaccos and pipes

    Looks to be well done…thanks. Good luck.
  15. Blackhorse

    Greetings!

    Glad to have you aboard.
  16. Blackhorse

    Show us your crabs!

    Definitely hard shell.
  17. Blackhorse

    CHIAPPA LITTLE BADGER SURVIVAL RIFLE

    I like those. Very specific application and it fills it well. This Ruger 10/22 Stainless is like the one that leans against the wall beside my bed. I’ve owned quite a few Rugers over the years. All have been solid performers.
  18. Blackhorse

    I know I belong to a bygone world because…

    Dave…Exactly. Can’t pull physical evidence out of just memory. It’s an example, not the same event. Looks like I need to start labeling pics that are representative images, as opposed to THE actual event so members shouting BS at me. ❤️
  19. Blackhorse

    Show us your crabs!

    Surprised someone hasn’t posted one of these…the Alaska King Crab. Point to point span can be as much as 6 feet. There are a number of sub species depending on where along the Aleutian chain you are. But whatever the exact species…they’re BIG!
  20. Blackhorse

    I know I belong to a bygone world because…

    Camera operators at the World Series (or it might have been a pennant game) following a hugely important play scanned the fans just up behind third base and focused on a dozen babes in a couple of rows. They looked like quadruplets times three - each one had their nose stuck in their mobile...
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