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Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 06-10-2018, 10:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,883
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Moisture Control Systems—suggestions please

My Dunbar P1s-
set up: L&M bag
tube trap
air stream blow pipe.
Simple and it works.
v/r
Forum: Beer Tent 04-12-2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,336
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Flying with Pipes

I took mine apart, wrapped them in a towel and then put them in my backpack.....
No drama-
v/r
R
Forum: Technique & Instrument 03-15-2018, 11:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,295
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Chanter recommendation?

give Peter Henderson a try-
v/r
R
Forum: Beer Tent 03-08-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 795
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Skype bagpipe teacher recommendation?

Jori Chisolm at https://bagpipelessons.com/
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-28-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 897
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Kinnaird Edge Reeds

Neal-
1. My current set up is Atherton Premier with a Peter Henderson chanter. I feed it Chesney chanter reeds.

2. Drone reeds that I have played in this pipe-
cane
Selbie
Kinnaird
...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-27-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 897
Posted By SFPIPER
Kinnaird Edge Reeds

Put them in this morning....
I was going to go bass first then tenors a day or two later..
BUT
it was too easy so I swapped all three-
My thoughts/observations
They fit well-good and snug into...
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 01-05-2018, 04:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,263
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Looking for appropriate bagpipe camp

NAAPD- great instruction and is close to home....what more do you want?
v/r

R
Forum: Technique & Instrument 12-02-2017, 12:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 738
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Pc Reed for Naill pc

I've been feeding mine GR1s- nice sound...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 12-02-2017, 12:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,050
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Pipe case - which one?

I bought a Bagpipe Skin case last year- love it. A lot of case for the $$. I don't use a moisture control system.
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R
Forum: Technique & Instrument 11-14-2017, 10:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,846
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Anyone using the Tone Protector?

I have had mine for a couple of months.
I spend more time playing and less time waiting for my chanter to settle in.
Never had much luck with pipers pal.
v/r
R
Forum: Technique & Instrument 07-21-2017, 01:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,464
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Bagpipes Galore delrin pipes

poly or ABW- Dunbar makes a nice sounding pipe....My poly P1s have been around the world and they sound great.....the best part is, I picked them up used for under 300.00 US.
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 06-09-2017, 11:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,607
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Difficulty finding instructors. Looking to learn

Can't do much better than Jori- PM me if you have any questions. I have been a student of his for over 5 years now-
v/r
R
Forum: Beer Tent 02-11-2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Have started many times...How to keep on track?

keep your expectations realistic
get a notebook to help track your progress
set weekly goals......
Forum: Technique & Instrument 11-11-2016, 01:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,698
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: What chanter/reed combo are people playing?

Henderson with a Chesney reed.
Forum: Beer Tent 11-09-2016, 11:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,234
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Drying Out of Pipes...

seems like a "no brainer" to me as my pipe(s) and kit represent a significant financial investment....unless you happen to be independently wealthy-
Cheers-
R
Forum: Beer Tent 10-20-2016, 02:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,437
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Brand new to piping!

it's not too late to switch to the harmonica-
Forum: Technique & Instrument 09-16-2016, 01:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,639
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Replacing an L&M bag with one of a similar shape

I found that Begg works for me- not quite the same as L&M but close enough for me.
Cheers-
R
Forum: Beer Tent 07-27-2016, 09:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 420
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Piper Needed in Lumberton, NC

Bill Caudill is the PM at St Andrews and is a member of this forum.....
I am sure he can help you.
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 04-26-2016, 03:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 896
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: NAAPD open for "older beginners?"

By all means GO!!
You will spend the rest of the year sorting out what you have learned.
I wish I could go this year-
Forum: Trading Post Archive 02-10-2016, 11:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 180
Posted By SFPIPER
FS: AyrFire Poly Chanter - $120 OBO

Like new and un-carved. Comes with reed cover.

I prefer Paypal

cheers,
Russell
Forum: Trading Post Archive 11-25-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 196
Posted By SFPIPER
FS: Ayrfire Chanter - $150 OBO

Ayrfire Chanter. Un-carved in excellent condition. Comes with the original wooden reed cover.

Buyer pays shipping. I prefer PayPal.

cheers-
Russell
Forum: Piobaireachd 08-19-2015, 02:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,303
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Which tune did you play today?

End of the Great Bridge and MacCrimmon's Sweetheart-
Forum: Technique & Instrument 05-12-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,563
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: How to keep lips from getting tired?

I used wrangler mouth piece for about 4 months. It was enough to transition to an oval. Problem solved-
v/r
R
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 03-01-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,260
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Buying my first set of bagpipes

Dunbar is an excellent pipe- it will serve you well. Great service too-
enjoy
R
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-12-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,512
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: What size Begg sheepskin do you play?

Standard- very close to the old L&M that I used to play.
v/r
R
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