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by Thies
Mon Apr 09, 2007 2:43 pm
Forum: Pipes for Sale
Topic: Rogge Half-Set for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 3892

Mattaeus wrote:What about the price?
I guess it's sold by now ...

/TiE
by Thies
Wed Mar 22, 2006 4:58 pm
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Pipemaker documentary
Replies: 25
Views: 13896

What is this red stuff he's working on? Wood? /TiE Probably Bloodwood. I'm working on a set in Bloodwood. Here's a few pics... Nice looking chanter! :) ... and thanks for the info on the wood. I was just wondering when I saw the video, as it looked so very deeply red and almost like platic, when he...
by Thies
Wed Mar 22, 2006 11:00 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Pipemaker documentary
Replies: 25
Views: 13896

What is this red stuff he's working on? Wood?
/TiE
by Thies
Wed Feb 15, 2006 8:06 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: To reed experts
Replies: 1
Views: 1842

To reed experts

Hi folks,

where would you search for the clue, when a chanter only plays up to 2nd octave G and all notes above drop down to 1st octave? Is this the reed or me or a joint venture ?!?

Cheers, Thies
by Thies
Fri Feb 10, 2006 9:01 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Anyone know these tunes
Replies: 3
Views: 2628

I don't know if Becky browses this forum as well, but you might want to drop her a PM on C&F ?!? I think she's "beckitybek" there ...
by Thies
Wed Feb 08, 2006 5:54 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Practice Set with One Drone - Tenor or Baritone?
Replies: 33
Views: 18823

I would invest in the Vignoles ... /TiE I would strongly recommend reading up on the various opinions on pipemakers before committing to an 'investment' and above all: try before you buy! I totally agree with Peter. 8) Shop around - You really do, get what you pay for .. I'm not saying one set is b...
by Thies
Tue Feb 07, 2006 9:32 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Practice Set with One Drone - Tenor or Baritone?
Replies: 33
Views: 18823

freesoul wrote:[...] and the set that Andreas Rogge offers is only 625 Euros and can be seen here: http://www.uilleann-pipes.de/english/pom.html
In my early days I had one of there sets from Andreas and I was not too impressed (other pipers neither). I would invest in the Vignoles ...
/TiE
by Thies
Mon Jan 02, 2006 7:49 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Elder
Replies: 6
Views: 3547

Nice shots there Thies! However, do you have any photos that show the whole bush? When driving around, sometimes it helps to memorise the whole profile of what your quarry is, and without a photo of the whole prey, hunting could be difficult. Thanks, Jospeh! I will try to make some pictures of the ...
by Thies
Sun Jan 01, 2006 12:05 pm
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: Elder
Replies: 6
Views: 3547

It's not that difficult. Elder has usually quite long annual shots and the buds are easy to recognize:

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by Thies
Thu Dec 15, 2005 10:42 am
Forum: Pipes for Sale
Topic: On Ebay - Cocobolo wooden headpiece
Replies: 4
Views: 3200

cj dixon wrote:oopsy... right, thanks Joseph
Dimensions: Main tube - 6 3/4" long x .775" ID, swan neck - 3/8" OD
Cheers,
CJ
For those living in the "real" world with "real" measures: 171.5 mm long, 19.7 mm ID and the swan neck has an OD of 9.5 mm. :wink:
by Thies
Wed Nov 16, 2005 9:50 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: The Arundo Goddess
Replies: 25
Views: 13830

lorenzo wrote:
Dropkick never wrote:This is Marketa. She's actually from Russia where they raise cane of a special variety. If you're not fond of her lily white bikini, I also have a video called Fresh of her moving like a reed in the wind.
Well now Joseph, you don't say!
I did see no reed in that movie ... :cry:
by Thies
Wed Nov 09, 2005 7:35 am
Forum: Reeds and Pipemaking
Topic: The Arundo Goddess
Replies: 25
Views: 13830

I guess Joseph s not telling us the truth! The picture is labled "http://.../arundogoddess3.jpg". So how do the other pictures in this series look like --> "arundogoddess0.jpg", "arundogoddess1.jpg", "arundogoddess2.jpg"?!? :shock:
Does she have any sisters ?!? :wink:
by Thies
Wed Nov 02, 2005 3:04 pm
Forum: Pipes for Sale
Topic: Used items for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 3514

Dropkick wrote:Where are they located on your website?
You will find them in the "Stock, prices, order" section!

TiE
by Thies
Tue Nov 01, 2005 10:31 am
Forum: Pipes for Sale
Topic: Rogge Half-Set for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 3892

Rogge Half-Set for sale

From a German bagpipe forum: Uilleann Pipe Von: Jörg (Gast) (E-Mail: joergschuetze@t-online.de) Uilleann Pipe half set von Andreas Rogge. chanter in D mit klappen 3 drones mit abschalter blasebalg und sack aus rindsleder .Gebraucht VB Half-Set, Concert pitch, 3 keys, drones with switch, leather bag,...
by Thies
Thu Oct 27, 2005 9:54 am
Forum: Uilleann Pipes General Discussion
Topic: Pipers Review
Replies: 14
Views: 6927

the plod wrote:the piper's Review is a quartely publication put out by the Seattle Piper's club,
look here for more information:
http://www.irishpipersclub.org/#REVIEWCONTENTS
Jeff
Thanks, Jeff!