Rinaldo Lithos Pipes

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+About Rinaldo
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  • $300 - $400
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  • Bent Apple
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  • Rusticated
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  • Briar
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  • Acrylic
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  • 1.5oz-2oz
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  • 5"-5.5"
  • 5.5"-6"
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  • .80"-.85"
  • .85"-.90"
  • .90"+
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  • Less than 1.3"
  • 1.3"-1.5"
  • 1.5"-1.7"
  • 1.7"-1.9"
Rinaldo pipes are made by two brothers, Elio and Guido Rinaldo in Pesaro, Italy. Elio began making pipes when he was only fifteen, and his younger brother, who worked with precious metals for jewelry, began making pipes when he was sixteen. There are few families of pipes being made these days, and these two gentlemen work in perfect harmony in their shop. They initially worked for a large pipemaking company, but branched off to work for themselves in 1987 when they started Rinaldo pipes. Because of his jewelry background, Guido is responsible for making all of their silver bands and accents on-site. They use acrylic stems and finish their pipes either smooth, sandblasted, or rusticated. Working together, the brothers produce around 1,500 pipes annually.