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by pedant
Wed Jan 05, 2022 3:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Microscope Images
Replies: 16
Views: 650

Re: Microscope Images

cool stuff, @Quentin!
Victoria wrote:
Tue Jan 04, 2022 10:40 pm
Can you share what each image represents? Very interesting.
if you hit the info button or whatever, you can see the filenames. the filenames describe the images.
by pedant
Tue Dec 28, 2021 12:38 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 1110
Views: 273380

Re: Introduce Yourself

welcome!
by pedant
Sat Dec 25, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Site Feedback & Discussion
Replies: 142
Views: 61120

Re: Taiwan Oolong tea whole seller and old master of Yixing tea pot

thank you for your thoughtful response, @faj.
by pedant
Sat Dec 25, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Site Feedback & Discussion
Replies: 142
Views: 61120

Re: Site Feedback & Discussion

also, the rules here aren't set in stone. they can be changed as needed, and we value input!
by pedant
Sat Dec 25, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Site Feedback & Discussion
Replies: 142
Views: 61120

Re: Site Feedback & Discussion

also, i always recommend that people ask questions about what they're buying. especially with big purchases. get opinions from friends and from the public. that's how we all learn together.
by pedant
Sat Dec 25, 2021 3:48 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Site Feedback & Discussion
Replies: 142
Views: 61120

Re: Site Feedback & Discussion

LeoFox and Andrew S , i ended up moving the last two posts here. hi Andrew S , thanks for your thoughts. so far, there are no such rules. you are right. a problem with such a rule is that we're not necessarily authorities on a given subject. for example, i freely admit that i am not an expert on yi...
by pedant
Sat Dec 25, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Site Feedback & Discussion
Replies: 142
Views: 61120

Re: Taiwan Oolong tea whole seller and old master of Yixing tea pot

This scammer is still not banned? we try to have well-defined, consistently-enforced rules. and we try to ban based on them. as far as i know, he is not breaking any rules. if you feel differently or think you know something we're not aware of, please pm us. also, is he truly trying to scam anyone?...
by pedant
Sat Dec 18, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: China & Taiwan
Topic: Yixing
Replies: 5099
Views: 831234

Re: Yixing

Friends,

I do think things were getting off topic back there. If there's interpersonal conflict resolution to be done, could you please try to keep it in PM or something? Thank you.
by pedant
Sun Dec 12, 2021 11:38 am
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 1110
Views: 273380

Re: Introduce Yourself

welcome!
by pedant
Sat Dec 11, 2021 2:36 am
Forum: Tea/Teaware Vendors
Topic: TenFu's TEA - 天福茗茶
Replies: 5
Views: 704

Re: TenFu's TEA - 天福茗茶

i just received some of your tea as a gift. :mrgreen:
i have not tried it yet.

三羊开泰

TenFu Tea 1
TenFu Tea 1
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TenFu Tea 2
TenFu Tea 2
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by pedant
Wed Dec 08, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: Archived Swaps
Topic: Kobashi Masaaki Bizen Kyusu - 190ml
Replies: 7
Views: 777

Re: Kobashi Masaaki Bizen Kyusu - 190ml

nice one! love that filter also 8-)
by pedant
Mon Dec 06, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: Japan
Topic: modern Tokoname and mass production
Replies: 11
Views: 585

Re: modern Tokoname and mass production

as usual, good article by Florent at TdJ. i guess i knew most of that stuff, but it still kind of bummed me out reading it. lol one thing i did not know: in Yokkaichi (banko-yaki), we clearly observe that some catalog shokunin (things are less clear here however, because almost no more wholesalers, ...
by pedant
Sat Dec 04, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: News, Publications, & Research
Topic: Interesting tv drama about Tea in Taiwan
Replies: 11
Views: 686

Re: Interesting tv drama about Tea in Taiwan

belewfripp wrote:
Sat Dec 04, 2021 11:58 am
Looks interesting. NordVPN has a Taiwanese server connection available - I'll see if I can get it to come up.
did it work?

meanwhile, piracy is an option 🤫 :lol: