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Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-26-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,394
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Would you purchase your Blair electronic chanter again?

Rather than a Foot pedal a simple on ,which becomes volume , and becomes off when pressed again is the best possible alternative.

Foot pedals are far too unreliable no way of keeping to the...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-21-2019, 02:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 781
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Tin Whistle to Play With GHB

The entire repertoire is available on the Eb whistle in the correct key as long as the chanter is not too high ie 466 is good!487 maybe not!
Forum: Do It Yourself (DIY) 03-20-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Oil before repairing a crack

Yes super glue is your friend here as per above post , but I wouldnít oil first as that could prohibit a good bond .
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-19-2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,394
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Would you purchase your Blair electronic chanter again?

Itís all to do with the sensitivity settings and Iím still trying to get a hang of them. Thereís little advice about . Sensitivity is basically how close to the holes you have to go to register a...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-17-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,394
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Would you purchase your Blair electronic chanter again?

not sure, its certainly upped my playing time and has great sound and the holes feel good. on the down side the setting of the sensitivity seems very hard to get right , its on off mechanism is...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-14-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 781
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Tin Whistle to Play With GHB

Susato Eb should do the job. Cheers, not a Bb ..... itís Eb you want
Forum: Teacher's Lounge 03-13-2019, 04:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,975
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Overthinking the movements

What I do is alternate between a plain setting without the tricky ornament , them with,then without , etc to be sure the musicality is there with and without . Then of course technical practice of...
Forum: Music 03-13-2019, 04:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,610
Posted By tenthpiper
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 03-06-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 878
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: "Fuss Factor" of cold-wind pipes?

Mouth blown ssp in A with plastic reeds , once it’s set up right .... it’s plug and play

a practice chanter ?
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 02-14-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,907
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Pipe bag for smallpipes

Canmore extended small.
Forum: Webmaster & Software 01-06-2019, 03:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,920
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: UPiper on the IPhone and Technopipes

If its the epipes app its the fifth slider down, its reverb.
With the UP app once its setbup to your liking, there is no need to change anything and it just works, just get your dad to set it up...
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 07-17-2018, 01:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,362
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Bass drone shutting down during playing

Just practice more, that should do it . :thumb:
Forum: Beer Tent 06-30-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 965
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Tune name?

What would the copywrite situation be on his tunes?
Forum: Beer Tent 06-30-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 965
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Tune name?

Thanks Adam, im curious to find it notated somewhere. Im learning the first tune right now. Interesting grace note placements! But where might i find the second?
Forum: Beer Tent 06-29-2018, 01:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 965
Posted By tenthpiper
Tune name?

Hi the 3rd set on PM Angus Macdonald, Ceol Begg from the castle, an awesome album, is a set of jigs but the second tune is nameless. Does anyone here know the name? Thanks for your help.
Cheers
Forum: Beer Tent 06-29-2018, 01:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,686
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: International travel with Technopipes

Only time it has been questioned was flying out of Marakech.i fly a lot, no bother .
Forum: Webmaster & Software 06-13-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,920
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: UPiper on the IPhone and Technopipes

Hows it going there Michael with your setup? ?
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 06-03-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 728
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Leaky bellows valve

I steam the leather valve and a spoon at the same time then use the hot spoon to press down on the valve into position.
Forum: Technique & Instrument 05-31-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,208
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Brian Boru Revisited

I dont think the common stock is the way to go in this situation for on the shoulder playing , puts too much stress on the joints.
seperate stocks is a better option or a barrel drones type...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-25-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,109
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Favourite players/recordings

", I'm surprised that so far (unless I've missed it) no one has mentioned P/M Angus MacDonald's "From the Castle"

Sublime. CD Just arrived in the post .
Forum: Technique & Instrument 05-19-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: In-tune PC reed for Kron PCs?

What I would do, as an amateur reed maker , is trim the length of the reed by a hairs width each time then sand them a bit with a fine grade of wet and dry. It's not what your looking for but could...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-15-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,221
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Old Henderson Tone

Thanks everyone, I'd say fletcher sound the ones for me!! at some point, though if I find an original set of macraes ...
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 05-15-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Valves and connectors for bellows conversion

Traditionally it's a small leather flap with a tail. Easy enough to make. To get it to fit tightly use a hot spoon when it's in position. Tail sits at the top of the valve so naturally falling...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-13-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,814
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: These pipes on ebay are a wow to me

http://forums.bobdunsire.com/forums/showthread.php?goto=newpost&t=166471
Forum: Beer Tent 05-10-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,221
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Old Henderson Tone

Ok thanks. my old pipes were Cocus, turn of the century. Nothing will compare I know but I'm hoping to get in the same ballpark. Which of the older makers would have used a similar bore?
Thanks...
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