repair

  1. Pilgrim

    My first Meer now has a shank crack :(

    Bought this nice smoking estate meer that showed little use. The stem has a nylon male thread and the pipe's shank doesn't have a matching insert; the shank itself is threaded. I've been careful taking the stem on and off and even still there is now a crack line about two inches long running...
  2. Pilgrim

    Is this bowl okay?

    Hey fellas; i'm looking to buy a pipe and from the pic below, it looks like a black spot on the bowl near the shank. What do y'all think may have cause this, is it restorable and should i pass on the pipe? Thanks a lot.
  3. Pilgrim

    Meer Woes . Have Pics . Need Advice

    Hey fellas; it's been awhile. Glad to see you're still puffin. I got this, my first, meerschaum at a flea market and it has no stem. Someone had glued the little bits back on with glue unknown. It seems strong but irregular. My thought was to send it off to repair but i don't have any money for...