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by strangeconcept
Wed Jul 27, 2016 6:11 am
Forum: Other Types of Bagpipes
Topic: FS: David Naill ABW Smallpipes, in A, brass mounts
Replies: 1
Views: 2506

FS: David Naill ABW Smallpipes, in A, brass mounts

Unfortunately I have to sell my David Naill smallpipes in A (3 drones, bass, baritone, tenor). They are made of African Black Wood and have brass ferrules.Goes with carrying case, synthetic reeds (drones are ez-drone). These are belows blown and are in full working order. asking price €900+ shipping...
by strangeconcept
Tue May 10, 2016 9:29 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: starting a business
Replies: 3
Views: 2920

starting a business

Hi to all. does anyone have experience in starting a pipemkaing busines? If so what would your advice be. Is it posible to make a living. could you give me an idea of what its like?

Tools used, machinery etc.

All ,if any insight, would be appreciated.

Thank you. :D
by strangeconcept
Wed May 04, 2016 5:07 pm
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: have you made a square chanter?
Replies: 1
Views: 1836

Re: have you made a square chanter?

here are some pics of the chanter with square bore https://www.instagram.com/p/BFADT6JkN3P/?taken-by=strangeconcept1981&hl=en inside https://www.instagram.com/p/BFADlD-kN37/?taken-by=strangeconcept1981&hl=en and its room mate =) https://www.instagram.com/p/BFAESKYkN6J/?taken-by=strangeconcept1981&hl...
by strangeconcept
Mon May 02, 2016 5:17 pm
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: what about this kind of reamer
Replies: 2
Views: 2263

Re: what about this kind of reamer

Imagine this. You tep bore the chanter, then you get the fishing rod reamer with a medium grit and get rid of the steps always witha margin for error due to the grit. then you would use a finer girt reamer and you would get a smooth finish. I had in my mind the following: along the lenght of the rod...
by strangeconcept
Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:27 pm
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: have you made a square chanter?
Replies: 1
Views: 1836

have you made a square chanter?

have any of you made a square tapered chanter? aka the squinter this one

http://www.daye1.com/bagpage/makepipe/squint1.html

I just started to build mine today.. the glue is setting at the momento. tomorrow ill have a look at it.

do you want pics of the beast? :D
by strangeconcept
Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:18 pm
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: what about this kind of reamer
Replies: 2
Views: 2263

what about this kind of reamer

the other day I stumbled upon this. do you think it would be an alternative to metal reamers? if one would use a finer sandpaper strip..

what do you think?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZaeaM-zuio
by strangeconcept
Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:09 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Uilleann Reamer making issues
Replies: 13
Views: 8978

Re: Uilleann Reamer making issues

what sort of section/shape did the steel initialy have?