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New motorcycle Chaveta!

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This past week, I received a wonderful gift from member Copenhagen Forever. I will post a picture later. The picture is currently on a tablet device currently being used by members of my family :) He expressed and interest in Mata Fina, so I'm currently rolling a few Mata Fina Puros, and sending him those and some leaf sometime soon. Thank you Copenhagen Forever!
 

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Re: New motorcycle Cheveta!

Hey, I'm glad you like it. It ain't all that much. Mine works pretty good. I cut an inch off each end cause your worked better. I tried it before I sent it to see if it was sharp enough. I'm sure it's thicker than a real one. Came off my son inlaws 05 suzuki gsxr 1000 we changed out last summer. He don't no much about going slow. I got a pic here.
DSC05729.jpg I'm gonna fashion a elongated knob.

I can't wait to try the mata fina and see if it taste like Suerdieck Bahia.
See you around the tobacco farm.
Joe
 

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Re: New motorcycle Cheveta!

Hey, I'm glad you like it. It ain't all that much. Mine works pretty good. I cut an inch off each end cause your worked better. I tried it before I sent it to see if it was sharp enough. I'm sure it's thicker than a real one. Came off my son inlaws 05 suzuki gsxr 1000 we changed out last summer. He don't no much about going slow. I got a pic here.
View attachment 19867 I'm gonna fashion a elongated knob.

I can't wait to try the mata fina and see if it taste like Suerdieck Bahia.
See you around the tobacco farm.
Joe
Thanks again Joe! Finally got the pic (attached): unnamed.jpg

Joe, I know there are 3 main types of leaf coming out of Brazil, there's actually a older Mata Fina thread somewhere on here that lists those. I did find this page that lists "other" tobaccos that aren't the main 3, that might be an interesting read: http://fairtradetobacco.com/threads...ar-Wrapper-opportunity/page3?highlight=Brazil

I did find a half leaf of Brazil Arapiraca I'll throw in. I'm actually thinking of growing some Diamantina http://nwtseeds.com/Diamantina.htm mainly for nicotine content. It'll get interesting.
 

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I finally got the package you sent Dave. Quite a charge of tobacco. I sipped on one of the small cigars to get a taste and it is the same as the Suerdieck Bahia that I remembered. Thanks Dave for your generous gift. I'll savour each of the other varieties of leaf you sent with the cigars you rolled.

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Recap of the tracking.:rolleyes:
wergf.jpg grtg.jpg
 

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Great looking package ! it makes my mouth waters !! :D
Enjoy ;)

Very cool chaveta by the way !
 

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I finally got the package you sent Dave. Quite a charge of tobacco. I sipped on one of the small cigars to get a taste and it is the same as the Suerdieck Bahia that I remembered. Thanks Dave for your generous gift. I'll savour each of the other varieties of leaf you sent with the cigars you rolled.

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Really glad you got them after that crazy USPS loop. Once I contacted them, they took action quick. Hope you enjoy!
 
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