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    Danish stack, got one!

    Well, the greed & the gluttony continues into the new year! Shameless & wanton I know, but I've given up abstaining from lusting after pipes. Besides, been after a Danish made stack for ages now.

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    That looks like a Brakner to me. What's with the stem, is it just oxidized or a replacement? Is there a green dot?

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    That one should keep ya smoking for quite a while, Simon. Congrats!
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    Nice one Simon.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dmcmtk View Post
    That looks like a Brakner to me. What's with the stem, is it just oxidized or a replacement? Is there a green dot?
    Your looks don't deceive you Dave, yes it's a brakner. I'd never seen or heard of them until a recent post of yours. You'd included some old catalogs from stanwell & larsens. Then I saw Jesper say his best smokers were brakners, so I went on a mission to find one. As regards the stem, I don't know I'm afraid. I only won the auction last night & it's got to make its way to me from Nova Scotia, so it'll be awhile till I see it. It looks like a pipe that's been put away for years, caked up & oxidised. It wasn't until after I bid & went back to your catalog to see the pipe. I suspect it could well be a replacement stem, which is a shame but with the bowl being 2&1/4" deep should provide a nice long smoke.
    St. Bruno simply satisfies!

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    The cut of the stem in the pictures does make me think it's original... Also, not all of the stems had the green dot inlay, I believe.

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    May you always have enough tobacco to fill .....good going.
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    Sweet stack, Simon! Can't wait to see it cleaned up.
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    Right smart Simon.
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    Once again the Danes prove that they have been and still are some of the best pipe makers par- none..

    Jon

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