“The fix was right in front of me” (Restomoding a Falcon)

A couple months ago I bought a cheap little Falcon pipe. (For anyone who may not know what the falcon pipe is, in the 1930’s a man named Kenly Bugg invented a way to create a cooler, drier smoke using a removable bowl and aluminum.) Twelve dollars is what I pay for any pipe at… Continue reading “The fix was right in front of me” (Restomoding a Falcon)

Kaywoodie 5082b SuperGrain restoration and modification

I stopped by the antique store a few towns down from mine, I had been planning to buy a Hi-Plane Tobacco tin in the store. While looking at what I can only describe as a pile of pipe, I noticed a beautifully grained bulldog. Now I admit I’m a sucker for bulldogs, squat bulldogs, apples,… Continue reading Kaywoodie 5082b SuperGrain restoration and modification