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Project by Operaman posted 05-01-2014 08:40 PM 2262 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Pipe Cabinet on stand for a well known American pipe carver. Cherry, White Oak, Gabon Ebony, curly Maple, Smoke tree Burl. Handmade pin and key locking mechanism. I’m pleased with every portion of this make which is rare for me. A real sense of satisfaction.

-- Cheers!

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#1 posted 05-01-2014 09:35 PM

Very nice. I like it.

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#2 posted 05-02-2014 11:48 AM

Wow. That is sweet.
Good job all around.


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#3 posted 05-02-2014 07:06 PM

Very Krenov, nice!

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#4 posted 06-10-2014 01:33 PM

A very elegant piece with a lot of unique details. Wonderfull job.

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#5 posted 06-10-2014 07:55 PM

Extremely handsome job on that.

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#6 posted 01-12-2016 05:07 AM

SWEET!!! So do tell, who is the manufacture of the pipes you made this for? What pipe forums are you on? What are your two favorite blends to smoke?

-- Harold

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#7 posted 01-12-2016 01:43 PM

@hjt Thanks very much for the kind words. This cabinet was made for American pipe maker Scott Klein, protégée of Russian American pipe maker Alex Florov. I am not on any pipe forums. It would be really enjoyable but I’m drowning in work. My favorites are Red Cake, Fragrant Matured Cake, and Wilderness cut in half with either Red Cake or Best of Show.

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