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Old 09-25-2012, 12:31 AM   #191
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Old 09-25-2012, 02:09 AM   #192
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In general, what are people's opinions on the loose jars of tobacco seen in cigar/pipe shops?
They are perfectly fine. I have had some really amazing tobacco from the bulk jars. My only issue is that I like to read reviews based on what I am in the mood for at the time. So, I buy tins.

The jars of bulk are really a much better deal.

 
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Old 09-25-2012, 02:09 AM   #193
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Frank method?
I suggested trying the Frank Method of pipe loading to those having issues.

 
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Old 09-25-2012, 03:35 AM   #194
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Old 09-25-2012, 03:36 AM   #195
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I'm a cigar man myself these days (quit cigarettes a quite a few years ago) but my dad always smoked a partially metal pipe that looked a bit like this:
http://www.smokingmetal.co.uk/pipe.php?page=205

I haven't seen anybody comment on this stye of pipe in this thread. Is there anything good/bad about this kind of pipe?
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Old 09-25-2012, 04:38 AM   #196
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I'm a cigar man myself these days (quit cigarettes a quite a few years ago) but my dad always smoked a partially metal pipe that looked a bit like this:
http://www.smokingmetal.co.uk/pipe.php?page=205

I haven't seen anybody comment on this stye of pipe in this thread. Is there anything good/bad about this kind of pipe?
Never seen anything like it.

 
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Old 09-25-2012, 04:40 AM   #197
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Smoked some of the DaVinci. A very nice, cool smoke, with mellow hints of sweetness. The room note, out of this world!

 
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Old 09-25-2012, 04:52 AM   #198
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Been loving me some Frog Morton, especially On the Town

 
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Old 09-25-2012, 05:05 AM   #199
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I'm a cigar man myself these days (quit cigarettes a quite a few years ago) but my dad always smoked a partially metal pipe that looked a bit like this:
http://www.smokingmetal.co.uk/pipe.php?page=205

I haven't seen anybody comment on this stye of pipe in this thread. Is there anything good/bad about this kind of pipe?
Looks similar to a Kirsten pipe. The Kirsten pipe is designed to trap excess moisture in a specially designed chamber. I plan on getting one eventually, but they are currently sourcing a new vendor for parts.

Never heard of that particular pipe, but there are a fair number of metal pipe brands around.
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Old 09-25-2012, 06:52 AM   #200
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Ordered a pipe, tobacco, cleaners, and a tool!
I've gotta do this!

 
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