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Cumberland Stem for my Upshall (Floyd Norwood)

Discussion in 'Pipes' started by Riff Raff, Aug 8, 2013.

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  1. Riff Raff

    Riff Raff Active Member

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    I decided that my new James Upshall B-grade silver spigot would look smashing with a Cumberland stem. On another forum, Floyd Norwood made an excellent Cumberland stem for a members Dunhill. So, I sent him my Upshall and six days later it was back sporting this new stem. Floyd also made the original black stem (it was mint) work as well, so now I have two stems for this pipe. I asked him to duplicate the contours/shape/button on the original stem and he nailed it. Floyd rec'd the pipe on Saturday morning and called me at noon to tell me it was ready to ship. I think it's hard to beat that kind of service.

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  2. TheModernGent

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    That came out marvelous. What a beauty, congrats!
     
  3. xrundog

    xrundog Active Member

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    Yeah, that's a nice piece of work!
     
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    Very nice!!
     
  5. Capt

    Capt Active Member

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    Damn is that sharp!
     
  6. Pipe Matt

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    Excellent work!
     
  7. Moonrover333

    Moonrover333 Member

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    Well me not liking spigots is completely shot to hel. That's a beauty
     
  8. dmkerr

    dmkerr PG- free since '83! Moderator

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    Floyd has always done stellar work on my meerschaums and it looks like I can recommend him for briars now, too! That's a gorgeous pipe! :thu2:
     
  9. mecompco

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    That looks amazing!
     
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    Another Golden Globe for Floyd....damn, he does great work!
     
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    That is amazing.
     
  12. Whitespot

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    Stunning pipe! There's just something about silver spigots with Cumberland stems that I can't get enough of!
     
  13. Riff Raff

    Riff Raff Active Member

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    This little Upshall is fast becoming a favorite, the light weight is a big plus and the bend/stem/button combination is quite comfortable.
     
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