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Forum: Beer Tent Yesterday, 01:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By Pip01
Re: Oldest pipe band member

Greetings to All,

I have a very good mate/friend... who was an
active... and very good drummer... well into his
far-late 80s... and is now... still in kit... as the
band's emeritus snare...
Forum: Beer Tent Yesterday, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By Pip01
Re: Interest in a comprehensive piping wiki?

Nicely done!!... Calum II :)

Perhaps it may now take flight...
Forum: Music Yesterday, 06:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By Pip01
Re: Favorite sea shanties anyone?

... "As We Roll the Old Chariot Along"... or... :
..."As the Old Chariot Rolls Along"...which may
well be used... as a grand simile... for the Time...
that we have... and also... it's a...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-15-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 877
Posted By Pip01
Re: Why does a piper play a gig like this?

Greetings, fredolin... and to All,


Having read your last post... I re-reviewed the vid... and
with the sound at a higher level.

The vid was posted in mid-March... the wind was blowing......
Forum: Beer Tent 03-15-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,883
Posted By Pip01
Re: Pakistani Bagpipe Challenge

Greetings, PMT... and to All,


I... too... have undergone... this experience... but just
the once, mind. :)

And here was the way of it...

A mate had middle-aged student (45-ish)... and the...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-15-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 877
Posted By Pip01
Re: Why does a piper play a gig like this?

Greetings, fredolin,


Presumably... because somebody... phoned up... and
ask him... or his PM... or Band Manager... (??)

And... also presumably.. .there was coin offered... :)

Though......
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 03-14-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,985
Posted By Pip01
Re: Help in identifying pipes. Maker? Wood?

Greetings to All, and Requesting the Forbearance of All,


In regard to the above quote, well, yes.. and that is as
may well be... but... the folk of that nation... or the general
area... may...
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 03-14-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By Pip01
Re: Setting Monthly-Yearly Goals

Greetings, Joseph,

Quite happy to have you join us... in our sometimes
roiling pot... of piping soup!! :)

Ain't nothin'... quite like... The Piping Game!! :)

As you can tell... friendly...
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 03-14-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,985
Posted By Pip01
Re: Help in identifying pipes. Maker? Wood?

Greetings to All,


Hence... on the Forum... our Moderators have deemed it a
proscribed description... for that national, or regional, area...
being the world-wide platform... that we enjoy...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-13-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By Pip01
Re: Heat threshold for ABW Pipes?

Ah... the pipers... will most generally... fall to the the deck...
before the ABW pipes... go south on you... :)

I've played my 1917 Lawries... in 110 F degrees... but... I
was not... standing...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-13-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By Pip01
Re: The pipes are in the well?

Hmmm..... bagpipes... have been made in
all of the U. K... and for a very long time...
but at the first... starting out with the older...
two-drone variety...

Ergo... might be a bit the...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-12-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By Pip01
Re: Leather bag on Poly Pipes

John,

As I posted here a few days back... and friend of
mine bought a set of used Dunbar Delrin pipes...
that had been played for several, several years...
had been well maintained... and...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-11-2019, 06:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,293
Posted By Pip01
Re: Polyester thread instead of hemp = game changer!

Greetings to All,

Now... these (and many :) Donkey's Years past... when the
then new-ish teflon tape was first being tested and used on
pipes... the Old Fellows in my first band... thought the...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-10-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 898
Posted By Pip01
Re: A hollow victory and a question

piper Q,


If... I may suggest... as it is entirely... your call... one
verse of the aforementioned... "The Skye Boat Song"...
followed by one verse... of "Caber Feidh?"

This should fit...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-10-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 862
Posted By Pip01
Re: What's your least favorite type of gig?

Greetings to All,

I hit the corporate button... as there is (usually) less
personal interaction with and in those... than there
is with... and in... the others.

I actually like... all of...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-09-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 734
Posted By Pip01
Re: Want Estimated Value on a Set of Pipe

Gr8 Piper,

As I am most certainly not... a qualified judge of
such matters... but shooting from the hip... and in
the dark... I would hazard at least $3,000 USD...
and possibly... as high as...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-09-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 898
Posted By Pip01
Re: A hollow victory and a question

piper Q,

I'd vote with el gaitero on this one.

Best of Good Luck with it!!

Pip01
Forum: Beer Tent 03-09-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By Pip01
Re: The pipes are in the well?

... Nothing ventured... Nothing gained...

... Might as well... go... and see what's there... :)

... Ye just never...know!!..
Forum: Beer Tent 03-07-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 617
Posted By Pip01
Re: New Piper Saying Hello!

Joe!!,

Welcome aboard!! ... and happy to have had you
"stumble in" to the Forum... as had I... these now
years past... :)

"Get tore in!"... as the old expression goes :) ... and
ask... or...
Forum: Reviews 03-06-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 511
Posted By Pip01
Re: Dunbar's Delrin Kitchen Pipes :)

Ah... KBAGG... and to All,

Alas!!... not... a minor note... in the least....

My apologies for having misled in the matter of the
source... of the Kitchen Pipes.

As the Old Celtic Saying...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-06-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 676
Posted By Pip01
Re: Ever feel like you've "Lost it"?

Greetings, TwitchyFingers, and to All,

Ah... yes!!... Saint Patrick's Day-now-week-and-a-half...
is now... hard upon us!! :) ... and the vagaries of that
Old Rascal... Time... :)

In my...
Forum: Reviews 03-05-2019, 06:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 511
Posted By Pip01
Dunbar's Delrin Kitchen Pipes :)

Greetings to All,

From our BDF Trading Post... and one of our
Members... I have recently gotten myself a set
of Dunbar's Delrin Kitchen Pipes... :)

And... I find them to be... quite grand!!...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-01-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By Pip01
Re: Oldest pipe band member

Jim,

Keep after it!! Just keep after it!!

And... "Th' Devil take th' hindmost!!" :)

All the Best!!

Pip01
Forum: Pipe Bands 02-28-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By Pip01
Re: How many gigs?

Greetings to All,

Just to add to our numbers soup... I discover
that... over Time...I have been a regular member
in five pipe bands... (Seems a lot... I know... but
I've had a fair amount...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-27-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 827
Posted By Pip01
Re: Been away for a while, input on new pipes

Greetings to All,

I have only owned and played ABW and Cocuswood
pipes... but... some years back... a friend asked me to
go with him... as he was then getting his first set... to
assess a used...
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