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larryjguaylarryjguay Posts: 6 ✭✭

Saw the discussion of this from a couple years ago, but lately it’s been happening to me (actually, to my cigars) a lot. I’d guess at least five of my last 14 or 15 sticks have tunneled to once extent or another. All different brands. Anybody else having that much trouble? Manufacturers losing their touch? All the experienced rollers suddenly retire?

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    YaksterYakster Posts: 26,067 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Post some pictures.

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    ShawnOLShawnOL Posts: 8,591 ✭✭✭✭✭

    What rh are you storing them at?

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    d_bladesd_blades Posts: 3,765 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @Bob_Luken said:
    @larryjguay
    Welcome Larry. You have a very interesting profile.

    You joined way back, almost the beginning of the forum, as an apparent newbie.
    You asked one question.

    Nearly 14 years later,....... you return to ask one more question.


    Have you been lurking here 14 years?
    Did you smoke cigars uninterrupted these14 years?
    What's your story, your cigar experience?
    A good place to tell us about yourself would be "the newbie welcoming thread".
    https://forum.cigar.com/discussion/3027/the-newbie-welcoming-thread
    (A thread that wasn't even created until 8 years after your first post.)

    I'm so glad Bob posts a lot of what I'm thinking. B)

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    WaterNerdWaterNerd Posts: 3,323 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @larryjguay said:
    14 years? Wow. Time do fly.
    Sort of like the little kid who didn't say a word until he was ten and then complained about dinner. Everything's been pretty good until this annoying problem.

    My long-term humidors are at 70%. I move the sticks into a desktop at 65% and let them sit for a week and a half or more before burning. Let tonight's sit out for an hour or so before lighting.

    Any issues with the AVO?

    Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt
    — Abraham Lincoln


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    larryjguaylarryjguay Posts: 6 ✭✭

    Not a one. "Twas wonderful.

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    dirtdudedirtdude Posts: 5,678 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I get back every once in a while, I enjoyed the dudes sense of humor.

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    Cigar-469406Cigar-469406 Posts: 2

    I myself have had alot of issues with cigars tunneling lately, taste like crap, recalibrated hygrometers etc, even re-seasoned humidors, Been smoking for 15 years never had the issues I have had last few months, Beginning to wonder on quality of the cigars from cigar.com

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    PatrickbrickPatrickbrick Posts: 7,774 ✭✭✭✭✭

    It’s called user error!

    "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give".  Winston Churchill.
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    VegasFrankVegasFrank Posts: 16,933 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Yeah, the victor Sinclair's from cbid burn much better.

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