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Parts of a Drone Reed

Parts of a Drone Reed

Composite Drone Reeds Maintenance
Parts of a Drone Reed There are generally only five problems that commonly arise. 1. 'Clapping', i.e. the reed closes...
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Drone Stock Safety

Drone Stock Safety

Drone Stock Safety Maintenance
Drone Stock Safety It is essential that the Drone Stock is not in any danger of falling out of the...
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Closing the mouth

Closing the mouth

Maintenance Reed Maintenance
Closing the mouth There are two ways of closing the mouth: Gently squeeze the 'flats' of the Bridle between thumb...
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Using the Bridle to open or close the mouth aperture

Using the Bridle to open or close the mouth aperture

Maintenance Reed Maintenance
Using the Bridle to open or close the mouth aperture Keeping the mouth in correct adjustment is the one thing...
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Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes

Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes

General
Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes This article by Martin Nolan appeared in An Píobairí Uilleann III.2. Some suggestions when...
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Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes

Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes

General
Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes This article by Martin Nolan appeared in An Píobairí Uilleann III.2. Some suggestions when...
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Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes

Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes

General
Buying a Set of Uilleann Pipes This article by Martin Nolan appeared in An Píobairí Uilleann III.2. Some suggestions when...
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Mouth Aperture

Mouth Aperture

Maintenance Reed Maintenance
Mouth Aperture As previously explained your reed can either close up or open up as a result of changes in...
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