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Forum: Technique & Instrument 07-18-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 685
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Best drone reeds for 1990's Kintail

Hi all,
I've a set of Kintail's ( Cocus wood) I don't know how old (they're plain-chalice)
imitation Ivory w/plain chanter(no sole).
They sound very mellow reeded with Canning's.


Doug G
Forum: Adult Pipers 07-17-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,788
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: False teeth..affected by GHB playing?

Thanks to all and especially Pip01.

I got the ReedWrangler working by changing the position of the mouth-piece

from the side of the mouth to the front of the mouth.

who would guess? Simple...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 07-16-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 549
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: For those using the tone protector chanter cap

Graineag,
Are you putting a container in a container?
Douglas Gordon
Forum: Technique & Instrument 07-16-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 549
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: For those using the tone protector chanter cap

Sebastian,
Can you tell us how much water do you put them in?
Forum: Adult Pipers 07-16-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,788
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: False teeth..affected by GHB playing?

Here it is 16yr's after this post?

Well, I've had dentures (full upper's, partial lower) for 10yr's.

The Dentist initially said there won't be a problem playing pipes with denture's
in. I 've...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 11-25-2017, 07:52 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,455
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Your 2018 setup - making any changes?

My 2018 set up: 2004 Naill's, Naill Blackwood Solo Chanter/ MacPhee chanter-reed, Canning Drone Reeds, Atchitiby moisture control system, Bannatyne Hybrid Bag.

Cheers,
Douglas Gordon:willy:
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 08-24-2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,961
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Celtic ancestry

My Family always said; Scots/ Irish, Pennsylvania Dutch- Fathers side.
Mothers side; Ukrainian.
Family DNA results= 33% Western Europe, 67% Eastern Europe.
Of the 33%, 3% British Isle.
Yet they...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 04-16-2017, 06:11 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,069
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: DegerPipes first generation issue

I did see the picture of the leads and the wires were very short not giving anyone much room to work.
I hope the electronics shop can resolve the problem!
Douglas G.
Forum: Technique & Instrument 04-15-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,069
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: DegerPipes first generation issue

Michael,
There are two leads (one red, one black) inside the deger pipes.
The battery clip has (one red, one black).
So you solder the red wires of both together. Solder the black of each...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 04-13-2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,069
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: DegerPipes first generation issue

Sorry Michael I've been extremely busy so I've missed most of the posts.
My Deger had (2) leads ( Red & black ). I bought a pack of battery clips from Radio Shack and their leads were also...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 04-08-2017, 03:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,069
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: DegerPipes first generation issue

Hi Michael,
Don't know if this helps but; I have a set and had to Solder a new battery clip
(from Radio Shack )on my Degers.
I stripped all (4) four leads and then soldered them together,red to...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-16-2017, 10:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,474
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: G1 platinum reed strengths?

Hi all,
I have a " handy-dandy chanter-reed gauge ", an Manometer off sorts that I use when buying my reeds.
G-1's in medium typically are 'round 30-35 inches of water, whereas easy-medium
is...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 12-13-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,293
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: What new pipe chanter would you buy yourself?

I'm with GR8,
I have an 2004 Nail ABW it's mellow.
Cheers:thumb:
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-28-2016, 11:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,759
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Drone reed extenders

Hi all,
And ditto Patrick McLauren!
I've had nothing but problems with extenders.

Douglas Gordon
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-24-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,244
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Medley Scottish Power/ Slow Air

Thanks HMGreenwood:thumb:
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-23-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,244
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-23-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,757
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Special mouthpiece

Hi all,
Will it work with dentures as I canna play with them in.

Cheers douglas Gordon
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-23-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,244
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Medley Scottish Power/ Slow Air

Does anyone know the slow-air in the Medley played by Scottish Power in this years Worlds?

cheers,
Douglas Gordon:willy:
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-22-2016, 05:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,201
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: A quieter chanter?

I play a set of Kintails/with a Kintail Blackwood Chanter.
Very mellow.

Douglas G
Forum: Music 08-16-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,063
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Music at the Worlds...

Hello all,
I didn't think to note which band it was, but I heard someone play a slow march 6/8 in their medley by the name of ' Emily Kate McClelland' it 's one of my "Faves".

cheers
Douglas...
Forum: Piobaireachd 07-13-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,790
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Learning Piobaireachd

Many thanks John M.
A wealth of info on this site; regarding Piobairaecdh!

cheer's

Douglas Gordon:thumb:
Forum: Piobaireachd 07-12-2016, 12:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,790
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Learning Piobaireachd

Where in the U.S. does one purchase Bill Robertson DVD's, and what is the cost?

cheer's

Douglas Gordon:willy:
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 07-02-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,650
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: The Battle of the Somme

Great Piece John., about a Great Man.
Beautiful place to rest!
Douglas G.
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 07-01-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,650
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: The Battle of the Somme

Hi All,
Just curious John.
Is that the Church yard at Balachuilish?
Beautiful place.

Doug G.
Forum: Pipe Bands 05-22-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 966
Posted By Douglas Gordon
Re: Piper placement

What if being placed next to the snares is distracting a piper who occasionally
makes a slip ( wrong note)?
Douglas Gordon:shrug:
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