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  1. brudnod

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    I really shouldn't be doing this since surely no one is exempt from typographical errors but the bowl size in this description of a lovely old Dunhill got my funny bone vibrating:
    "This pipe is from my dad's collection, Pipe is in awesome condition, look under conditions to see what was done when it was restored, the first 2 numbers on the bottom of the stem appear to be 9x pipe is 5 inches long the bowl is 5 1/4 inches in diameter"
    Even my personal tobacco selection would not last long with a bowl size that large...

    Posted 4 years ago #
  2. cortezattic

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    Typos there can be inconvenient for the seller. It's easy to renege on a deal when the product isn't as specified.

    I find myself sitting idly on the line dividing past and future,
    as if I could kill time without injuring eternity. -- Thoreau
    Posted 4 years ago #
  3. huntertrw

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    "...pipe is 5 inches long the bowl is 5 1/4 inches in diameter"

    Brings a whole new meaning to the phrase "nose-warmer," doesn't it?

    Love Me, Love My Pipe
    Posted 4 years ago #
  4. huntertrw

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    Now that I think about it, that bowl just might be large enough from tbradsim1!

    Posted 4 years ago #
  5. seacaptain

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    At least he didn't say it was an elegant bowel.

    Posted 4 years ago #
  6. settersbrace

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    "Stem is not tight so bowel movement is to be expected"

    De gustibus et cloribus non disputandum.
    'There is no arguing about tastes and colours.'
    Posted 4 years ago #
  7. jkrug

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    Whoa.....talk about an all day smoke!

    Posted 4 years ago #

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