Tobacconist University
Wood (or plastic) forms which give the binder and filler their cigar-like shape.  Cigar Molds are filled with Bunches and then placed in a Press for approximately 45 minutes and then rotated by 1/3rd, several times, to eliminate any seam.  The Bunches can also be left in the Mold and Press overnight if convenient, but the result will be the same.