These four classical shapes are very similar and often confused. They all have straight long shank, short stem and billiard bowl. The differences are in the shapes of shank and stem.
Smooth Bamboo Apple 2017-06-19
|157 mm||34 g||20x36 mm|
This is my 271st smoking pipe.
In this article I will tell you about main pipe shapes. About straight and bent pipes, classical pipes and freehands, about advantages, disadvantages and features of different shapes.
Apple is a smoking pipe shape with a bowl, looking like an apple :)
Smooth pipes — pipes with smooth finish — sanded and polished pipes.
Bamboo is not only a decoration, it's a very hygroscopic material, which makes the smoke dryer.