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by pedant
Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Tea Swap
Topic: Stoneware Glencairn commission from Mark Moehler
Replies: 5
Views: 137

Re: Stoneware Glencairn commission from Mark Moehler

nice. are there any pics of prototype stoneware glencairns? i looked on mark's site but didn't see anything like that.
by pedant
Tue Mar 31, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Tea Swap
Topic: FS: F1 Late 70-80’s zini
Replies: 5
Views: 279

Re: Interested in F1 Late 70-80’s zini

Fisheyes wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:20 am
I´m not yet eligible for pm as a new member?
you can pm now
by pedant
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: About
Topic: About TeaForum.org
Replies: 0
Views: 87

About TeaForum.org

About this site TeaForum.org exists to promote discussion of tea, teaware, art, and culture. Chip, pedant, and Victoria serve at your pleasure for the benefit of online tea at large. With your help, we hope to create a high-quality discussion area that will develop over time into a useful resource ...
by pedant
Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 628
Views: 78085

Re: Introduce Yourself

welcome, @Sleeping!
by pedant
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Japan
Topic: Researching a new Kyusu
Replies: 5
Views: 122

Re: Researching a new Kyusu

Noonie wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:28 am
I haven’t been able to successfully attach a photo in these forums.
not sure if it will help, but: viewtopic.php?p=4472#p4472
by pedant
Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Please help with fixing broken Kobiwako Clay Teapot
Replies: 8
Views: 271

Re: Please help with fixing broken Kobiwako Clay Teapot

if i may critique.. it looks like there was decent bleedout from overapplication, and it was wiped around when still wet to try to remove excess. just for future knowledge, you're better off waiting for it to fully or partially cure before messing with bleedout instead of smearing it when wet. this ...
by pedant
Sun Mar 22, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Please help with fixing broken Kobiwako Clay Teapot
Replies: 8
Views: 271

Re: Please help with fixing broken Kobiwako Clay Teapot

thanks for posting good pics. great news -- that's one of the best ways you can break a teapot. it's a clean break with only one piece to glue. also, the break is all external (nothing touching liquid). i would use an epoxy like JB-Weld ClearWeld: https://www.jbweld.com/product/clearweld-syringe htt...
by pedant
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Archived Swaps
Topic: Y. Hiromi Woodfired kyusu
Replies: 14
Views: 714

Re: Y. Hiromi Woodfired kyusu

sure, feel free to PM if you want it unlocked later
by pedant
Wed Mar 18, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: China & Taiwan
Topic: Yixing
Replies: 1263
Views: 91714

Re: Yixing

alejandro2high wrote:
Wed Mar 18, 2020 4:25 pm
Chadrinkincat wrote:
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:26 pm
...

I also have a couple for sale from this era but only 70ml.
Still available? More info please.
can browse teaswap
or use the search to look for @Chadrinkincat's topics/posts in teaswap like this
by pedant
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:21 am
Forum: Special Events & Offerings
Topic: Special Offer: Pu'er Books Group Buy
Replies: 12
Views: 678

Re: Special Offer: Pu'er Books Group Buy

btw, here is cloud's website: https://www.cloudsteacollection.com/sub ... ex_e1.html
(he authored some of the books offered in this group buy)
by pedant
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: Special Events & Offerings
Topic: Special Offer: Pu'er Books Group Buy
Replies: 12
Views: 678

Re: Special Offer: Pu'er Books Group Buy

Bok wrote:
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:14 am
pedant wrote:
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:56 am
i once ordered a 3 kg book from taiwan, and shipping was about 1000 TWD.
Weight is only one factor, it jumps quite a bit if the box exceeds certain dimensions.
edit:

true, but these aren't XL art books or anything. @phyllsheng's assessment here should be accurate.
by pedant
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:56 am
Forum: Special Events & Offerings
Topic: Special Offer: Pu'er Books Group Buy
Replies: 12
Views: 678

Re: Special Offer: Pu'er Books Group Buy

pantry wrote:
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:43 am
Any idea how much shipping might be per title?
i have no idea, but just to share a datapoint...

i once ordered a 3 kg book from taiwan, and shipping was about 1000 TWD.