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Forum: Technique & Instrument Yesterday, 07:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
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: 8
Views: 249
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: 1,174
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: 931
Posted By tenthpiper
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 03-06-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 580
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: 7
Views: 866
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Pipe bag for smallpipes

Canmore extended small.
Forum: Webmaster & Software 01-06-2019, 03:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,409
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: 1,766
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: 884
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: 884
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: 884
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: 1,477
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: 3,409
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: 657
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: 1,067
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: 2,431
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: 822
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: 2,537
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: 357
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: 1,460
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: 2,537
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...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-10-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,537
Posted By tenthpiper
Old Henderson Tone

I'm curious which pipe makers today base their bore on old Hendersons? With a big, Rich bass heavy sound.
I had to part company with my old set a few years ago and am looking for a replacement . ...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-09-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,431
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Favourite players/recordings

Thanks Roddy, I do have a record player actually, but it's a few thousand miles away :-)

I Have found and ordered the "Master Piper Supreme" by Iain MacFadyen ok on vinyl .
I've found a CD copy...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 05-09-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,143
Posted By tenthpiper
Re: Brian Boru Chanter-Where to Find/maker

There's an Irish system chanter on eBay at the moment. Chris Bayley is a gentleman and makes beautiful pipes, but his waiting list is probably long.
Forum: Trading Post Archive 05-08-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 147
Posted By tenthpiper
WTB: Set of beater pipes

Something cheap and cheerful , working , for the street . Light weight.
Cheers
Possibly with a damaged tenor drone.
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