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Forum: Technique & Instrument 09-03-2020, 06:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,623
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: The use of Danish Oil in maintaining

Doctor's...
its all you need.
cheers
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-26-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,129
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: 2020 setup?

Atherton Premier drones
Begg sheepskin bag
cane bass reed
Selbie tenors
ABW Infinity chater
the only thing new this year is my chanter....
cheers-
R
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 08-14-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Practice Chanter Reed Recomondation

I have found that a narrow Abbott reed plays well in a Nail PC
Forum: Technique & Instrument 01-15-2020, 09:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,634
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Building a chanter humidor

why go through all the trouble of building a box? maybe an air tight plastic box would be a better course of action?
v/r
R
Forum: Technique & Instrument 08-06-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 888
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Bit of a 'crack' problem needing some advice please

Rick at Dunbar has done good work for me in the past-
v/r
R
Forum: Beer Tent 08-05-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,500
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Pelican 1510 Configuration

I had Cobra Foam cut an insert for me.

Drone tops and blow pipe in the foam, bag on top.
v/r
R
Forum: Beginners, Intermediate, + 06-10-2018, 09:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,731
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, 05:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,907
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, 10:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,469
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Chanter recommendation?

give Peter Henderson a try-
v/r
R
Forum: Beer Tent 03-08-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,059
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Skype bagpipe teacher recommendation?

Jori Chisolm at https://bagpipelessons.com/
Forum: Technique & Instrument 02-28-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,337
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, 01:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,337
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, 03:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,188
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 12-01-2017, 11:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,444
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Pc Reed for Naill pc

I've been feeding mine GR1s- nice sound...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 12-01-2017, 11:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,788
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.
v/r
R
Forum: Technique & Instrument 11-14-2017, 09:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,219
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, 12:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,985
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, 10:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,832
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 02-10-2017, 11:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,963
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, 12:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,144
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: What chanter/reed combo are people playing?

Henderson with a Chesney reed.
Forum: Beer Tent 11-09-2016, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,520
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, 01:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,789
Posted By SFPIPER
Re: Brand new to piping!

it's not too late to switch to the harmonica-
Forum: Technique & Instrument 09-16-2016, 12:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,466
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, 08:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 540
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, 02:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,162
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-
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