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Forum: Technique & Instrument 07-20-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,173
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Your 2019 setup?

My 2019 setup changed for the first half of the year. I swapped my custom made Wygent duotone reeds out of my 1931 S&8 Hendys and into my 1960s Hendys. I put a Canmore ext med hybrid bag on it along...
Forum: Beer Tent 04-11-2019, 06:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,462
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Retrospective apology?

I keep a hot spare reed in my other chanter, as well as various other spares to get me up and running again in minutes.
Forum: Beer Tent 04-11-2019, 06:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,614
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Bagpipes and Gaelic

Quickly learn irish with this video.

https://vimeo.com/796181
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-12-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 965
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Cracked Blowpipe Stock

I have been to their shop. They are a good group. I have found them very friendly and helpful.
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 03-12-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 960
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Oldest Pipe Bands

Dont forget about the Chicago Stockyard Kilty band. Started in 1921 and still going.
Forum: Beer Tent 03-08-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 725
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Wow, the pipes were hard to blow yesterday...

Funny! I have never seen that occur before
Forum: Trading Post Archive 03-01-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 63
Posted By Anndrah
WTB: Wygent Dua-Tone drone reeds

I am looking for a set of Wygent Dua-tone reeds if anybody has a set floating around let me know.

Thanks,
Forum: Beer Tent 08-29-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,175
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Pakistani bagpipes rebuild begins

I wouldnt mess with tying in the old bag. A new synthetic bag is much easier and more reliable. I recently sold a set of those pipes that I had lying around. I put in a set of Ezee drone reeds that I...
Forum: Beer Tent 08-29-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,586
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Scotland April 2019

Looks like you will pass about evey maker, so pick your favorite and send them a note.
The Oban distillery is cant miss IMHO, as well as what was already stated.
Forum: Beer Tent 08-29-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,242
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Piping after a hernia operation

Sounds like yours went better than mine. I had surgery at the beginning of June, had an infection in July, didnt get the doc okay to do anything until mid august. I did have complications though....
Forum: Beer Tent 07-10-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,644
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Pipers dilemma

Just so you know. African elephant ivory is NOT illegal to posses. Also not illegal to fly with in the country without a cities permit. Also not illegal to transport to another country with a permit,...
Forum: Beer Tent 07-08-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,644
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Pipers dilemma

Another thought, sell them all and buy your dream set, whatever that may be.
Forum: Beer Tent 07-08-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,644
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Pipers dilemma

My recent bagpipe selling experience was that a set of 84 kintail nickle and imitation ivory sold for $690. I had 3 sets I was selling and I put them on FB (bagpipes for sale, etc) I had ads here, As...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 07-07-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,095
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Kinnaird reeds taking too much air?

Just move the bridle and try it. If it doesnt work just move it back.
Forum: Do It Yourself (DIY) 07-05-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,652
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Broken Plastic Chanter, Sh*t!!!

Buy a new one and be more careful.
Forum: Beer Tent 07-03-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 449
Posted By Anndrah
Forum: Beer Tent 07-02-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Drone spacing for kids

When I learned at that age, I played a large L&M bag that had full soze drone spacing. They were my dads pipes, and they werent reallly changed for me. The space between the tops shouldnt matter...
Forum: Beer Tent 07-02-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 449
Posted By Anndrah
Any interest in a crack RG Lawrie chanter

I have a Lawrie chanter that has a crack from the base up to the Lw G hole. Looks like the typical tried to remove the chanter by the sole crack. The xhanter has a thin, pleasantly yellowed color...
Forum: Music 07-01-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,532
Posted By Anndrah
Re: "Outlander Tunes"

There are few other instances. Later in the series the Flower of Scotland will be introduced, though not likely on pipes, most probably on guitar. If you stick with traditional tunes I think it will...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 06-29-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Switching to a Ross suede bag?

When I was little oking the canmore was $180 shipped directly from them, the ross was about $300 with the canister.
Forum: Technique & Instrument 06-28-2018, 07:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,140
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Switching to a Ross suede bag?

I just changed from my Ross synthetic to a canmore hybrid.It is likely the best bag I have played. Ever. Not really fond of the canmore tube trap, and I really prefer the Ross moisture control...
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 06-19-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 726
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Name of this Air?

Dont know the name, but I like it. Easy enough to rip off the recording if you dont mind not having a name.
Forum: Technique & Instrument 06-19-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,097
Posted By Anndrah
Re: G1 reeds in Shepherd chanter

Send an email to G1, send the reeds back. For what makers are charging for a reed it should work prfectly out of the box. When I order a McPhee reed for my old Naill chanter i put it in and play it,...
Forum: Pipe Bands 06-19-2018, 06:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,546
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Transition to the Worlds

Zippered synthetic bags and at leasr a tube trap. I prefer the Ross system. Whatever you use make sure to open you bag, swab your drones, etc after each session so that moisture isnt allowed to...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 06-17-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,906
Posted By Anndrah
Re: Most comfortable chanter you've played?

I have played a good hanful of plastic band chanters over the years. The G1 is probably my favorite among them. That said, I am not a poly chanter fan.
I have a good handful of old Hardie and Hendy...
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