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To the best of my knowledge the majority of people that wear Rabeinu Tam Tefilin put it on without a Bracha at some later point in Tefila or after Tefila. Based on this I was wondering is there any source that discusses what Rabeinu Tam did? Did he wear Rabeinu Tam Tefilin exclusively? Did he also wear Rashi Tefilin? What order did he wear them in and on which did Rabeinu Tam make a Bracha?

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    If Rabbenu Tam never indicates that he did this, and indicates that he thought Rashi was wrong, would you consider that sufficient proof? – mevaqesh Nov 7 '17 at 15:21
  • @mevaqesh Suppose you are correct that Rabbeinu Tam indicated that Rashi was wrong does it mean he did not wear Rashi Tefilin at all or perhaps he still wore Rashi Tefilin to be Yotzai that Shita? – Gershon Gold Nov 7 '17 at 16:23
  • @ger maybe Rashi also wore Rabbenu Tam tefillin. Maybe Rashi only put on his tefillin as a Chumra after Rabbenu Tam's – Double AA Nov 7 '17 at 16:47
  • @ger the question is what is the burden of proof to disprove something which there is no reason to assume is correct, and every reason to assume is incorrect. – mevaqesh Nov 7 '17 at 16:49
  • Prob. didn’t wear at first upon becoming bar mitzvah. – Oliver Jan 27 at 17:19

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