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Old Today, 04:51 AM   #41
el gaitero
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Default Re: Drone Stability/Consistency

Quite a bonfire...all those tens of thousands of terrific sets of modern pipes from the past 30+ years.....
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Old Today, 05:02 AM   #42
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Default Re: Drone Stability/Consistency

Good Sir,
Noticing all the advice you provide, I am wondering the same of you.
At what Grade Level do you currently compete in both band and solo?

Thank you for your contributions and insights.







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What grade level are you competing/winning in? Helps formulate a good set up for you.
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Old Today, 09:50 AM   #43
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But many drones, especially many modern makes, are not optimal, and you can try all the reeds and bags you want but you're never going to overcome the underlying imperfect design. You're never going to get truly reliable strike-ins until you switch to different drones.
Wow, that's quite a statement. Which makes have you personally had this experience with?
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Old Today, 12:33 PM   #44
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Wow, that's quite a statement. Which makes have you personally had this experience with?
Judging from his posting history, I think it would be easier for him to list those makes with which he doesn't have first-hand experience.
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