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Old 03-17-2006, 04:04 AM   #51
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Kron Heritage Drones
Rocket tenors and a Wygent glass-fibre Duatone bass

solo: Kron Medalist ABW with Apps reed
band: Kron poly with Apps reed
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Old 03-17-2006, 10:03 AM   #52
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I use a Mc.Callum AB3
Shepherd regulator bag whit V3 system
Shepherd poly chanter whit Shepherd reed
Kinnaird carbon fibre drone reeds
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Old 03-17-2006, 10:15 AM   #53
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Pre 1900 Ebony Ivory Henderson Drones
Rocket CF Drone Reeds
McCallum BW Chanter with Ross Reed
Ross Zipped Pipe Bag
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Old 03-17-2006, 11:42 AM   #54
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David naill 4A Drones
Kinnaird tenors
Cane bass (when the weather is nice or an indoor competition)
Kinnaird bass (when the weather is bad)
Gannaway bag
Naill/Lee chanter
Troy chanter reed
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Old 03-17-2006, 01:15 PM   #55
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Set #1
Gillanders & McLeod drones, Kinnaird drone reeds, L&M bag, McCallum poly band chanter, and whatever type of chanter reed is the flavour of the day.

Set #2
Sinclair (I think) drones, L&M bag, no reeds or chanter at the moment.
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Old 04-04-2006, 07:45 PM   #56
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1948 full ivory hendersons
Crozier carbon fibre drone reeds
Ross Cannister system
Walsh ABW chanter w/shepard reed for solo
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Old 04-04-2006, 10:49 PM   #57
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Pettigrew drones - Ezee drone reeds w/inverted bass
Soutar chanter - Warnock and Shepherd reeds
Shepherd hybrid bag, medium
Pettigrew and Flexistick blowpipes
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Old 04-05-2006, 11:28 AM   #58
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2004 McCallum AB2's. Bannatyne zip bag with Ross canister system. Ezee drone reeds. For band I use a McCallum poly chanter with Megarrity reed, for solo I use a McCallum ABW chanter with Megarrity reed (but looking for a slightly more mellow reed).

I also have a set of pakistani parlor pipes that have been doctored up like Frankenstein's monster. Brass drone reeds. Thanks to some pvc plumbing parts, I can use my GHB blowstick and Naill practice chanter on it, with a Watson reed.
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Old 04-05-2006, 03:37 PM   #59
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Pipes:
Kintail (x2) & Shepherds (all abw)

Bags:
sm canmore (no zipper), sm canmore (w/zipper), sm Ross & Ganaway tube

Chanters:
Macallum poly (band)
Soutar ABW (solo)
various other kintail, dunbar, Hardie ABW.. for learning how to reed and such.

Drone reeds:
Duotones, Selbies, Rapier, Wygent single tounge, Inverted Eze bass, Cane, Kinnards..

Chanter reeds:
Ross Med, Harris med & easy, shepherd med
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Basically, I'm still so new at this I mix and match all the time trying out things I hear and learn, and just try to build my knowledge base so that when asked my opinion (god forbid), I might actually have messed with the object in question. So.. guess that makes me a umm. normal piper?
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Old 04-05-2006, 03:42 PM   #60
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2004 McCallum AB4, McCallum ABW chanter, Warnock and Elliot chanter reeds.
Drone reeds - cane bass, Crozier glass-fibre tenors.
Canmore zip medium bag

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