How to make a curved wooden pipe stem



Here's a detailed step-by-step tutorial on how to make a curved wooden pipe stem. Join me, pipemaker Jonathan Drake from Pipes By Design, as I take you into my shop and show you the process I have developed over years of trial and error, frustration and success.

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- This is the video in which I first saw this awesome idea for the bending form I use. I've adapted the shape of the form to better suit pipemaking, but the concept is the same.
- Source for Delrin plastic used for the tenons
- Fuller Taper Point Drills. I use the 5/32 long length tapered drill bit. At the time this video was uploaded the price is $15.37