Thursday, 29 May 2008 18:05

Freehand #27 Grade D, Partial Blast

$195, Sold Summer 2007, thanks!

Specs:
Grade D
Height: 1.85"
Diameter:1.61"
Overall Length: 6"
Chamber Diameter: 3/4"
Chamber Depth: 1.54"

Hand cut Ebonite Stem with a Delrin tenon. Beautiful birdseye on top, with some nice ring grain on the blast. One flaw on the shank blasted out a bit more than I wanted, otherwise this would have been a grade B and a lot more expensive! This is a nice light pipe with graceful lines.

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Tuesday, 20 May 2008 16:07

A.S.P POY #3 (51), Partial Blast Belge

$195 Sold, thanks!

Specs:
Grade D
Height: 2.14 "
Diameter: 1.3"
Overall Length: 6.8 "
Chamber Diameter: .75"
Chamber Depth: 1.92"
Weight: 34 grams (1.15 oz)

Made from Italian Plateaux with a hand cut German Ebonite Stem and integral tenon.

This is a nice pipe with a good ring grain blast around the bowl, and nice smooth birdseye on top. I was not able to get the blast definition I wanted in the shank, which keeps this an excellent value grade D.

This is an extremely light pipe for it's size with good capicity.

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Monday, 19 May 2008 15:55

Freehand Horn #54, Partial Blast

$195 Sale Pending, Thanks!

Specs:
Grade D
Height: 2.2"
Diameter: 1.73 (side to side)"
Overall Length: 7.25"
Chamber Diameter: .75"
Chamber Depth: 2.6"
Weight: 63 grams (2.20 oz)

Made from Italian Plateaux with a hand cut German Ebonite Stem and integral tenon.

This is a very nice pipe with a good ring grain blast around the bowl, and beautiful smooth birdseye on top. A couple of small flaws on the top keep this a very affordable grade D, otherwise this would have been a much more expensive pipe. Feels light for it's largish size, and with good capicity. Lots of meat around bowl should make this an excellent cool smoke, and it's a great looking pipe at a very affordable price!

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Friday, 26 June 2009 14:21

Opus 2 #91, Bulldog Partial Blast

$245, Sold, thanks!

Specs:
Grade: C
Height: 1.75 " (44 mm)
Diameter: 2 " (52 mm) at the top
Overall Length: 5.55" (141 mm)
Chamber Diameter: .75" (19mm)
Chamber Depth: 1.5" (39 mm)
Weight: 62 grams (2.15 oz)

Made from Italian Plateaux with a hand cut German Ebonite Half saddle stem with an integral tenon. A graceful but somewhat squat Bulldog with a good deal of Danish influence. A nice tight ring grain blast completely around the bowl and along the shank with straight peaking up through and flowing into a smooth top.

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Monday, 22 June 2009 03:02

A.S.P. Belge 88, Partial Blast

$215, Sold, Thanks!

Specs:
Grade D
Height: 1.86" (47 mm)
Diameter: 1.37" (35 mm)
Overall Length: 6.5 " (165 mm)
Chamber Diameter: .75" (19 mm)
Chamber Depth: 1.63" (42 mm)
Weight: 30 grams (1.05 oz)

Made from Italian Plateaux with a hand cut German Ebonite Stem and integral tenon. This is version off of my A.S.P. 2008 pipe of of the year Belge design made in 2009 with a slightly more egg like shape. A very light pipe with a delicate shallow ring grain blast and straightgrain detail showing up from underneath in a reddish brown contrast staining. The ring and straight grain blast flows into a nice smooth birdseye top from a blasted birdseye bottom. Generous bowl capacity for its size and weight.

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Friday, 19 June 2009 02:42

Freehand Poker #71, Partial Blast

Sold, Thanks

Specs :
Grade: C
Height: 2.37" (60 mm)
Diameter: 1.80" (45 mm) side to side at top
Diameter: 2.26 " (57 mm) front to back at top
Overall Length: 5.4" (137 mm)
Chamber Diameter: .79" (20 mm)
Chamber Depth: 1.4" (36 mm)
Weight: 1.8 oz (52 grams)

Made from Italian Plateaux with a hand cut German Ebonite stem, boxwood insert, and an integral tenon. A semi asymmetric freehand poker sporting a graceful flare flowing into nice plateaux with a little smooth leading down into the bowl. Wonderful straight grain highlights showing through a beautiful ring grain blast. flowing up from very nice birdseye on the bottom. A very light pipe for its size with good balance.

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Wednesday, 22 July 2009 21:43

Freehand #109, Partially Blasted Poker

$ 225 (Chicago Preview)

Specs :
Grade: D
Height: 1.75" (44mm)
Diameter front to back: 2.0" (51mm)
Diameter side to side: 1.76" (45mm)
Overall Length: 5.0" (128mm)
Chamber Diameter: .75" (19mm)
Chamber Depth: 1.26" (32mm)
Weight: 1.1 oz (32g)

Made from Italian Plateaux Briar with a hand cut Cumberland stem and an integral tenon.

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Wednesday, 15 July 2009 20:42

Opus 2 #86, Bulldog, Partial Blast

$ 245 . Placed, Thanks!

Specs:
Grade: C
Height: 1.72" (44 mm)
Diameter: 1.72" (44 mm) at the top
Overall Length: 5.5" (140mm)
Chamber Diameter: .75" (19 mm)
Chamber Depth: 1.28" (32 mm)
Weight: 47 grams (1.65 oz)

Made from Italian Plateaux with a hand cut Cumberland full tapered stem with an integral tenon. A Bulldog with a little Danish influence. Nice blast showing straight and ring grain with a smooth mottled birdseye top.

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