My First Refurb (Extremely Pic Heavy)

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frennchy11

Part of the Furniture Now
Dec 28, 2011
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As many of you may know from my earlier post, I recently bought a Dr. Grabow Starfire from an antique store. This was my first attempt at a refurb. I would like to thank Pipenovelist for his article on stem cleaning! Really helped out a lot!

BEFORE:





After some soaking sanding and waxing...




Thanks for looking! I really dont think these pictures do it justice! This turned out to be an extremely nice looking pipe. Cant wait to smoke it!

 

frennchy11

Part of the Furniture Now
Dec 28, 2011
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Thanks guys! Really happy with the results. Just smoked my first bowl out of it and it smokes awesome! Very cool smoke.

 

photoman13

Lifer
Mar 30, 2012
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great looking pipe. Restoration is pretty addicting. If you haven't done it yet you should give the bowl a salt and alcohol treatment to get all the tar and possible mold out.

 
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