LumberJocks

Bent Billiard Churchwarden E-Pipe

  • Advertise with us
Project by Jake posted 51 days ago 689 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt to make my own electronic pipe mod. The bowl and shank is Walnut with an additional shank of Wenge. The second shank covers the vape tank. The Churchwarden stem was purchased and I believe is either Lucite or Vulcanite. Sub-miniature normally open push button swith.
It took me about two months to make working about a couple of hours a week. Tools used: drill press, belt sander, files and a dremel. Black leather stain on the Walnut to bring out the pits and grain then sanded. No stain on the Wenge. Buffed all with Tripoli, White diamond and carnuba.
Vapes great!
Last photo shows the insides and is how I use it when I’m driving.

-- Jake, Papillion, Nebraska





8 comments so far

View mcoyfrog's profile

mcoyfrog

2908 posts in 2198 days


#1 posted 50 days ago

WOW this is beautiful

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

View Jake's profile

Jake

43 posts in 1932 days


#2 posted 50 days ago

Thanks Dug. It was fun and challenging to build, especially the electronics.

-- Jake, Papillion, Nebraska

View ToddJB's profile (online now)

ToddJB

1738 posts in 734 days


#3 posted 50 days ago

I don’t know what an electronic pipe is, or what vaping is. But as a pipe, this is really great. Amazing job.

-- I came - I sawed - I over-built

View Jake's profile

Jake

43 posts in 1932 days


#4 posted 50 days ago

thanks Todd!

-- Jake, Papillion, Nebraska

View Rick M.'s profile

Rick M.

3793 posts in 984 days


#5 posted 50 days ago

Very cool idea. I’ll have to look into e-pipes.

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

View Jake's profile

Jake

43 posts in 1932 days


#6 posted 50 days ago

Thanks Rick. It was fun to make.

-- Jake, Papillion, Nebraska

View SkinsKaos's profile

SkinsKaos

11 posts in 532 days


#7 posted 47 days ago

Just started vaping last week, looked at the metal pipes… needless to say, they look like garbage compared to this gorgeous piece of functional art!

Wish I had the time, talent and knowledge to build one for myself!

Great Job!

View Jake's profile

Jake

43 posts in 1932 days


#8 posted 45 days ago

SkinsKaos- thanks! Yeah I’m new to vaping too and wasn’t impressed with the pipes currently out there which is why I decided to make my own.
I’m betting you can make your own like I did. Check out how to make tobacco pipe videos on you tube and then get with your vape shop to help with the mechanics and parts. Not as hard as you would think.
Good luck and I hope to see your creation on here.

-- Jake, Papillion, Nebraska

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase