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Forum: Technique & Instrument Today, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 66
Posted By Pip01
Re: Tuning chamber concern.

WBpiper,

This is not... uncommon... so you most probably
should not have... too much worry about it.

If... if... it should become remarkably worse... in
that the (for lack of a better term)...
Forum: Beer Tent Today, 02:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,454
Posted By Pip01
Re: Worst Advice Ever?

Greetings to All,

Not had... but heard... :(

(This was long before... the first synthie reed... ever
saw... the Light o' Day.)

And... fortunately... I was not alone... in the hearing.
...
Forum: Beer Tent Today, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Pip01
Re: Medley Challenge

And... The Drink... doesn't help much... either... :)

(So say we one... so say we all... :)
Forum: Technique & Instrument Yesterday, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By Pip01
Re: H. Starck Tone

Ah... Greenpipe,

The above information is spot on... and as well
as Jim's web site... you could also give Ron
Bowen's site, TheBagPipePlace.com, a visit.

In my first band... my first...
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage Yesterday, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 377
Posted By Pip01
Re: Opinions

M36,

Glad that it has turned out thus for you!! :)

As you mention drone reeds... for the sake
of history and equity... I always preferred *
Mark's (Wygent) reeds... if they're available......
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 05-22-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 377
Posted By Pip01
Re: Opinions

M36,

They look a fine set!! :) Congratulations!! :)

From the pic's... and to me... they do look like
Hardies... but I can tell pine trees from roses
at a glance... most of the time... :)
...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-21-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,534
Posted By Pip01
Re: What tune never gets old to you?

Greetings to All,

Having been asked for a favorite one...
but in the light... of all of these lovely
replies... I shall now add... a second. :)

"Lady Madelina Sinclair."

A fine...
Forum: Technique & Instrument 05-19-2020, 08:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 391
Posted By Pip01
Re: Experience with Hamish Moore highlands...?

Greetings, sturob,

Welcome to our mob... and... they look a fine set!!

Wishing you the best of Good Fortune with them!! :)

(And ain't it grand to re-discover such? Ain't it just!! :)
...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-18-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By Pip01
Re: International Travel with Blackwood Bagpipes

Greetings, Glpiper, and to All,

My regular pipes, my Old First Set... are ABW
1916 Lawries... played with their 1916 Starck
ABW chanter. (Bought new same time/place.)

I have traveled...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-17-2020, 02:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 695
Posted By Pip01
Re: Respiratory droplets aerosolized pushed out the drones?

Greetings to All,

Well... and Hmmm... If... if... memory serves... our
breath... and filled with what ever moisture we give
to it... wet blower... dry blower... or medium blower...
goes into...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-17-2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 582
Posted By Pip01
Re: Shipping Bagpipes within the USA: Tips for Safe Trip

Glpiper,

I would surround the soft case with waterproof
plastic... secured with beaucoup tape... and then
enclosed it all in a double-layered box of thick
cardboard... and more tape,,,

As...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-15-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 582
Posted By Pip01
Re: Shipping Bagpipes within the USA: Tips for Safe Trip

Greetings to All,

Over time... and having received as well as
having sent... more than several sets... as
well as "pieces & parts"... pcs... stocks...
chanters... et al... and this is on a...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-12-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 695
Posted By Pip01
Re: Respiratory droplets aerosolized pushed out the drones?

Greetings to All,

Perhaps... just perhaps... this possible viral difficulty...
might best be obviated... by throwing a couple o' three
pieces of copper into the bag... and of what ever the...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-12-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,454
Posted By Pip01
Re: Worst Advice Ever?

Hmm... Well...

Guess he never saw... or heard... of a Gurkha Pipe Band. (??)
(Damned Good Fellows to have on a patrol, too!! :)
Forum: Beer Tent 05-12-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,454
Posted By Pip01
Re: Worst Advice Ever?

Greetings to All,

And again... "Once upon a time"... back... "In The Day"...
and after WW II... and through the mid-60s... this was
not... an uncommon.. practice.

And in that Long Ago... I...
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 05-11-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,364
Posted By Pip01
Re: Perceptions on horse hair

Greetings to All,

I, too, have one... but it is only worn quite
sparingly... and only for those quite rare
occasions... when nothing else will do!!

It is (and I don't know if there is a...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-10-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Pip01
Re: VE Day Piping May 8th 3PM Local Time

Greetings to All,

For both military memorials and funerals,
"Taps" is quite easily played... upon our
Great Beast.

Regards to All,

Pip01
Forum: Beer Tent 05-07-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,534
Posted By Pip01
Re: What tune never gets old to you?

Greetings to All,

As much noted above... there are... and ever
shall be... the many... (And... how not?? :)

But... and since you have asked for... one...
I shall have to... zero in on......
Forum: Beer Tent 05-07-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Pip01
VE Day Piping May 8th 3PM Local Time

(Please Note: Well, I've hit th' wrong bleedin'
key in the Title Line... and cannot edit it into
correctness!! :(The proper date is... the 28th!!)

Greetings to All,

With all of our...
Forum: Beer Tent 05-05-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 587
Posted By Pip01
Re: Possibly: a New Pipe... but Old... Tune?? :)

Many thanks!!

Perhaps now... just another... "Fly In the Ointment"... but
around which... we may be able yet... to approximate... :)
Forum: Technique & Instrument 04-27-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By Pip01
Re: Tadhg Crowley bagpipes

Greetings, olypiper, pancelticpiper, and to All,

Ah... and yet another old set... re-found... and now being...
brought back to us!! :)

And for me... some happy memories... herein unlocked......
Forum: Beer Tent 04-24-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 645
Posted By Pip01
Re: Marked Internet/Server(s) Slowness

Dakota,

Many thanks!! :)

Pip01
Forum: Beer Tent 04-24-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 587
Posted By Pip01
Possibly: a New Pipe... but Old... Tune?? :)

Greetings to All,

Awaking... as I sometimes do... with all sorts of
musical whatnots... floating about betwixt my
ears... this morning's residue... seemed of most
particular......
Forum: Beer Tent 04-22-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 543
Posted By Pip01
Forum: History, Tradition, Heritage 04-22-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By Pip01
Re: What was used to tie drones together in the 18th century?

A Very Partial




Ah,Keith,

In all probability... we used the same quill sharpening service. :)

Many thanks... for the memory jog!! :)
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