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  1. orlandofurioso

    New TV Show With Pipe-Smoking Lead

    Well, some people care about such flaws. It is one of my favourite little "games" to sniff them out. So, actually you do not have a clue which pipe we're talking rotf There's only one I'm quite certain was not around then. Not much of an achievement.
  2. orlandofurioso

    New TV Show With Pipe-Smoking Lead

    Do you have a clue ? :)
  3. orlandofurioso

    Are Liverpools This Rare Nowadays?

    Hello Mike, Canadian= oval shank, tapered stem. Liverpool= round shank, tapered stem A Lumberman is a canadian with a saddle stem. A Lovat is a Liverpool with a saddle stem. Savvy ? :)
  4. orlandofurioso

    New TV Show With Pipe-Smoking Lead

    Amazing series , grim and brutal. Though I'm often not keen on CF , here he excels. Unfortunately at least one pipe ( possibly more ) is imho historically incorrect. Annoying flaw ; the prop people should have consulted us :) Make an educated guess which one !
  5. orlandofurioso

    Silver Maintenance

    Flitz or toothpaste . Jeremiah mentioned Bergeon Rodico Green to clean heavily tarnished silver. I ordered the little stick and will give it a first try soon. Simichrome is supposed to do a fine job, but is hard to come by this end of the world. Any advice on how to would be greatly appreciated...
  6. orlandofurioso

    Hi guys!

    Welcome from Nijmegen the Netherlands ; my girlfriend says hello and welcomes you :
  7. orlandofurioso

    Finally .... Changes for PipesMagazine.com in October 2021

    Kevin, Nothing in life is to be taken for granted . Thank you for all the hard work and putting in so much effort, it is greatly appreciated. We are a small, but dedicated community and you keep us safe and going by running a tight bussiness. Never before did I participate in a so kind and...
  8. orlandofurioso

    What Do You Do With Your Used Glass Jars?

    Wash them in hot water and dish soap , rinse with hot demineralized water ! Air dry them. Not with paper towels, pipe cleaners , my deceased mother in law's undies etc. Put them in the oven for 10-15 minutes on 110 Celsius to sterilize. Don't have herpes btw. Bob's your uncle :)
  9. orlandofurioso

    Interesting Completed Ebay Auctions - British Pipes

    The man is not a thoroughbred pipe seller ( he knows nil about pipes ) and we exchanged a few mails . He is a very congenial person and earned a good reputation as a seller. I think most of his pipes to be very attractive ; higher graded and in fine condition. Admittedly most fetch (too) high...
  10. orlandofurioso

    Interesting Completed Ebay Auctions - British Pipes

    Hi Jesse, We often seem to follow the same auctions :) Rim does not look topped to me , only cleaned and lost color,the refurb probably being a pushover. Actually I like it a lot, Barlng's bent pipes are not thick on the ground. I think of this pipe as being a very decent one with good grain ...
  11. orlandofurioso

    How Long Does a Bowl Last You?

    Depending on all the usual suspects and variables 1 to 1.50 hour. I prefer a ( Dunhill ) size 3-4 bowl and I'm slow.
  12. orlandofurioso

    Hello

    Welcome from Nijmegen the Netherlands !
  13. orlandofurioso

    What Is The Worst Pipe Tobacco You Have Ever Smoked?

    With a beautiful certainty ; Dunhill's EMP. Tasted bitter and foul ; made my pipe smell like a sewer. Yuck.
  14. orlandofurioso

    Dunhill, is it a 1959? Thank You in advance.

    Hello Tim, Yes, I believe it is : https://pipedia.org/wiki/A_Dunhill_Pipe_Dating_Guide#Dating_of_Shell.2C_Tanshell.2C_Redbark.2C_and_Cumberland_finishes-1925_onwards:
  15. orlandofurioso

    Does tobacco that has been well stored for more than 20 years get better?

    In our eerie cellar ( dark, dry and cold ) are ten 1981 Dunhill Standard Mixture so called "tall boy" tins . Proud as punch when I stumbled over them. I opened the 11th one :) and it is pure manna . Will start selling soon , I smoke too little and these tins deserve a better home. Also smoked...
  16. orlandofurioso

    Interesting old pipe collection

    Over 400 pipes only ? I'm not one bit impressed .
  17. orlandofurioso

    Repairing a Peterson Baskerville

    In what ratios ?
  18. orlandofurioso

    Einsteins pipes to be sold...?

    Sanity is wasted on the sane . Is there any real prove ? Quess not.
  19. orlandofurioso

    ELSTONE BARNSLEY ... Ever Heard?

    Weingott ?