Repairing a Near Burn-Out in an Ardor Giove Fantasy

This larger Ardor pipe belongs to a fellow pipe club member who asked me to clean it up for him. It is the first Ardor I’ve worked on, so I did a bit of research to bring myself up to speed on the brand. The company that would become Ardor Pipes was founded in 1911 by four brothers of the Rovero family in Varese, Italy. … Continue reading Repairing a Near Burn-Out in an Ardor Giove Fantasy