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OK, so I'm a little weird...

Discussion in 'Pipes' started by Basil Meadows, Jun 28, 2012.

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  1. Basil Meadows

    Basil Meadows Active Member

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    Not sure what I was thinking, but if your going to do something, might as well enjoy it! Sitting in my shop day dreaming and got this wild hair....sooooo... Pics speak for themselves.
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    The smudge on the stem on the last photo is just that, had some saw dust still on my finger. Used a .45 casing for a little contrast. Cherry wood bowl and stummel. Bowl height is 2.250, bowl depth is 1.750. length is 6.750, bowl top is 1.375 and bottom is 1.750, .750 chamber.
    That aint blood on it, lol, was experimenting on getting the right color for the "bark" look.
    Any comments, chuckles?
     


  2. Stormy

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    Very Nice, I like the .45 case, and the shape suits me.
    Just be careful and don't soot your mouth off.;)
     
  3. RTOdhner

    RTOdhner Well-Known Member

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    Swee-eet!
     
  4. ruffinogold

    ruffinogold Ruffinogold-Mayor, I.R.G.E.--At Large. Mayor

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    yeah man ... why not !
     
  5. Pschoppy48

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    Pipe looks great! Love to know how it smokes.
     
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  6. colorduke

    colorduke Active Member

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    Looks good.
     
  7. Hudson

    Hudson Member

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    Looks like genu-ine folk art to me. Nice job, Basil.
     
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  8. DeusExMachina

    DeusExMachina Member

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    Awesome. Always love a good sitter!
     
  9. davidmackv

    davidmackv Active Member

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    Nice pipe with a lot of character.
     
  10. Johnny Dingo

    Johnny Dingo Writer of wrongs

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    That looks pretty cool!
     
  11. Morse

    Morse Active Member

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    Nice work as always Basil
     
  12. Lithua pipe

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    nice job Basil
     
  13. pipestone

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    Totally cool!
     
  14. t-bear

    t-bear Active Member

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    Nice little pipe...like the .45 casing. Different id good...................
     
  15. Old Codger

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    Seconded. How does it smoke? That's the only important part.
     
  16. Bob K

    Bob K Member

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    A pipe and a .45 ACP shell. What's not to like?
     
  17. SmokeyJoe

    SmokeyJoe Active Member

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    What he said!
     
  18. Darkly

    Darkly Active Member

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    Looks pretty darned awesome to me! Hope it's a kick arse smoker!
     
  19. Stonewall

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    Turned out to be a good investment of your time. Congrats!
     
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