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Forum: Beer Tent 07-08-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Water bottles and camelpacs

Like the photo you couldnít wear another flag[emoji12]...lol. I like your idea regarding matching packs great food for thought, thanks. pipe on!


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Forum: Beer Tent 07-07-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Water bottles and camelpacs

Actually with the pac there was less motion in getting hose to mouth, than band members using bottles, but definitely agree uniformity.....if I could of concealed the pac under shirt it would be...
Forum: Beer Tent 07-07-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Posted By Hurmmark
Water bottles and camelpacs

Casual question: whatís your take on wearing a camelpac in a parade thatís over a mile long and heat index in 90ís. We are a paramilitary band some carry bottles and some (one) myself tried a...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 06-30-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,353
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: A/B drone reed comparison

It did thank you. The drones certainly have their own language and I have to the point in my playing, as I strike in the drones I let them go for a couple of seconds not only to check the balance...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 06-26-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,353
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: A/B drone reed comparison

I actually enjoyed your post, Not sure the meanings behind ďdarkĒ ďharshĒ too much air is a minus correct. I use selbie in the tenors and a cane in the base on my Maccallum Pipes. But think all 3...
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 05-12-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: McCallum small pipe A.

Thanks so much I was looking at the wrong pipes when sending I have an order in for the correct equipment, but Iím Alittle impatient again thanks
Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 05-10-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By Hurmmark
McCallum small pipe A

Anyone know where I can get the A chanter and A reeds for a set of small pipeshttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190510/d7ec4770fc83c52da07d4e58d4abea3b.jpg


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Forum: Music 04-24-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 380
Posted By Hurmmark
Sladeís ďrun run run awayĒ tune

Calling all pipers just requested to play the above tune May 4, 2019!!!!! at a ďlife celebrationĒ for a terminally ill patient. Can anyone point me in right direction for the sheet music. clocks...
Forum: Beer Tent 03-22-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

Good call


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Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 03-22-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 403
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Two drone macLellan studio pipes

Thank you, as my kids were known to say, ďdah dadĒ. I appreciate your attention.....


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Forum: Uilleann, Northumbrian, Smallpipes + 03-21-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 403
Posted By Hurmmark
Two drone macLellan studio pipes

Not any experience tuning said pipes..... Bb 440. Any help will be appreciated....low A is 440 spot on.... upper hand is flat....
Forum: Beer Tent 03-21-2019, 06:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190321/8a2f3a41ea30b6ce8bb6fe6402fc5164.jpg. Was a wee bit cooler here in Iowa



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Forum: Beer Tent 03-19-2019, 07:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190319/d8480f249d2cca5ed7637f1abaec9d02.jpg

Your crawl was appearing a wee bit warmer



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Forum: Beer Tent 03-11-2019, 04:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

That I do, in extreme temps for the pipes below 40 I have begun to strongly suggest on an in-door service that way the pipes and those that wonít go to gravesite due to cold benefit the pipes..........
Forum: Beer Tent 02-22-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

Ross canister with the kitty litter? or silica beads?.... I prefer beads, far less dusty. I would vacuum the canister before planning.


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Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-19-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Pipers plaid brouche

I will thank you
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-19-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Pipers plaid brouche

Points taken thank you
Forum: Beer Tent 02-19-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

Never tried 110...[emoji2960] yikes, upper 90ís for sure without shade... I believe at that time operator error played a larger role.... never again standing in direct sun for an hour before...
Forum: Beer Tent 02-19-2019, 05:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

Iím afraid here in the midwestern states USA,we have the best of all worlds..... cold, heat and humidity.


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Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-19-2019, 04:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By Hurmmark
Pipers plaid brouche

Ok where is the source for a heavy gauged metal brouche that is as attractive yet able to take the ďstabbing throughĒ the layer of materials. It appears Iím only to fine lower gauged brouches which...
Forum: Beer Tent 02-18-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

Rest assured no boasting just stating the facts, it was cold and the RGHardie polys came through for the bereaved.
Forum: Beer Tent 02-16-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,366
Posted By Hurmmark
Iíve met my threshold and itís 15 degrees

Two weeks ago I piped gravesite with a steady calm breeze no snow cover and it was 17 degrees. With pocket warmers on both shoulder blades and one at base of neck wearing doublet and pipers plaid, I...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-09-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By Hurmmark
Re: Selbies bass drone reed

Prior to posting I checked bags integrity air tight, reeds firmly set. The screw for air chamber tight, reeds 3-4 years old. I will check for cracks on tongue. When I blow air into the reed when not...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-08-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 290
Posted By Hurmmark
Selbies bass drone reed

Pipes are Hendersonís reeds are selbies. I am losing air out the bass drone. Iíve have adjusted the tongue to my desired threshold and when I blow the pipes up to shut the reeds off my bass drone...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-08-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By Hurmmark
Selbies bass drone reed

Pipes are Hendersonís reeds are selbies. I am losing air out the bass drone. Iíve have adjusted the tongue to my desired threshold and when I blow the pipes up to shut the reeds off my bass drone...
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