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Old 05-30-2019, 11:58 AM   #13
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Default Re: Reeding a 440 Maclellen chanter

Originally Posted by Pppiper View Post

30" is a little strong for my preference, but I can blow that if I have to. In general I'll shave and sand the reed till I can blow it with comfort and control ... whenever I've tested the resultant reed strength with a gauge, the reading is usually around or at a little below 25".

Your honesty is refreshing, thanks Nate.
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