Re: point of the scali mod?
Scalli mods redirect the smoke so instead of skimming over the top of the tobacco it goes into it, thus in theory enhancing the flavor of the smoke. Most phunnels don't really need them but it isn't hard to make one from foil to at least try it. Let me see if I can pull up that link I found awhile back
My Pipes: 32" KM Mash'al, 14" Mya QT, 18" Mini Mya