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Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-10-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 731
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Clamptite instead of hose clamps?

If it doesn't, we'll always say it should've.:doh:
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-10-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Bass Drone Tuning - Feeling the Vibrations

You could take a 3 inch drywall screw and drill it into your skull and then just lay the bass drone on it while tuning. The upside is you would have something to tether your glengarry to in case of...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-09-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 731
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Clamptite instead of hose clamps?

Band it makes a great clamp. https://www.band-it-idex.com/en/resources/videos/band-it-tool-c00169

There are also Oetiker clamps, but those are way overkill and a bit difficult to get just the...
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 02-04-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,945
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Losing air at bass drone

I have been wondering this very issue. I saw the same video and thought that I must be losing efficiency because my drone reeds won't hold air like his did in the video. My drone reeds are barely...
Forum: Beer Tent 09-28-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 801
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Favourite note?

Are we voting the least favorite note out of existence? :woot: I have plenty of tape!! :willy:
Forum: Beer Tent 09-23-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,128
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Feather Bonnet Size

Sounds like the voice of experience!
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 09-22-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,535
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Ready for 1st Band Performance???

I was thrilled to participate recently at the Scotsfest here recently. While technically not playing, ( just droning) it was a valuable experience to get used to playing and be more comfortable with...
Forum: Beer Tent 09-18-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 942
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Audience health issue

FWIW, I had the opportunity to talk to a crew member of a 155mm howitzer and he was telling me about how they set up and fire that awesome piece of hardware. When they used the maximum powder...
Forum: Reviews 09-15-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,721
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Braw tuning app

You want to start a new one? What is wrong with the old one?
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 09-13-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,001
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Pull your boot straps up for this one

Welcome to the forum Blue leader and, more importantly, welcome to bagpiping! I would dare say that there are many of us here in all different stages of learning to play along with many well seasoned...
Forum: Beer Tent 09-12-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,354
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Naval Dining In

I know, while it was most certainly a great effort on the part of the piper, the tune suffered only in the translation to the pipes. I was merely pointing out that it is was possible, to play it.
Forum: Beer Tent 09-12-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,354
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Naval Dining In

https://youtu.be/8BGi38fzo3s it can be done.
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 09-07-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,238
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Airstream tilt

A moose once bit my sister. No, reilly!
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 09-05-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Argyll vest source recommendation

Thanks for the replies, I believe that The Pipers hut has what I need. I contacted them earlier today and they have one that should work. It is already on the way to me. The big issue is there is...
Forum: Beer Tent 09-05-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Scotland April 2019

Not to hijack this thread, but I am going in June of 2019. Anything interesting happening then?
Forum: Beer Tent 09-05-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,333
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Ear protection recommendations for the band circle

Impact noise reducers. They lower the decibels about 18 so you can still hear. I bought mine from Henderson's. ( no affiliation).
Forum: Reviews 09-04-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,721
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Braw tuning app

I bought the braw app as well and, I am very happy with it. Veey easy to use and very accurate to me. It has helped tremendously with learning pitch of the chanter. The nice thing is the averaging...
Forum: Do It Yourself (DIY) 09-04-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,505
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Tanning sheep

I would think the most difficult part of tanning sheep would be getting those ridiculous liitle goggles fitted on them so they can lie down on the tanning beds.:woot::lol::banana::rolleyes:Sorry. I...
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 09-04-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By Loud-one
Argyll vest source recommendation

Forgive me if I have posted in the wrong forum but, I am looking for a black 5 button argyll vest. Being a rather large chest size, it has been difficult to find without it being custom made and...
Forum: Beer Tent 09-04-2018, 04:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By Loud-one
Re: New to forum, introduction.

I will be glad to stop by your booth. Aaron, what are the Wicked Tinkerers?
Forum: Beer Tent 09-03-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By Loud-one
Re: New to forum, introduction.

Yes, I will be there, Peter! I will stop by and see you! This will be my third one.
Forum: Beer Tent 09-03-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By Loud-one
Re: New to forum, introduction.

Thank you for the warm welcome! I have already been gathering a wealth of information here. I started looking in the archives, mostly at the humor section and once nearly every joke was read,...
Forum: Beer Tent 09-03-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By Loud-one
Re: New to forum, introduction.

My instructor for a little over a year now has been Bill Tetrick. He is extremely knowledgeable and more importantly, extremely patient.:doh:
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 09-03-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,535
Posted By Loud-one
Re: Ready for 1st Band Performance???

I am in the same boat as you Tango68, so don't feel alone! I am looking forward to marching with the band at Scotsfest, barely two weeks away now.
Forum: Beer Tent 09-03-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By Loud-one
New to forum, introduction.

Hello all, I hope I am posting in the right place for this. I have been lurking for a long time now and just joining in on the discussions. My name is Daniel and, I am still very new to piping. I...
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