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by Brendan
Sat Dec 14, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: HARMONICAS WITH STATIC MOUTHPIECE CONNECTED WITH A FLEXIBLE TUBING WITH SLIDING BLOWING DEVICE MOVED BY THE HAND?
Replies: 4
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Re: HARMONICAS WITH STATIC MOUTHPIECE CONNECTED WITH A FLEXIBLE TUBING WITH SLIDING BLOWING DEVICE MOVED BY THE HAND?

An interesting instrument!

You could test the harmonica application by getting a tube and sealing it to a single harmonica hole with some Blu-Tack or similar. Try differenbt holes on blow and draw to guage the variable effects. I think you'll find the same as I did.
by EdvinW
Wed Nov 28, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Health concerns regarding materials in harmonicas?
Replies: 7
Views: 4888

Re: Health concerns regarding materials in harmonicas?

... metal from microscopic filing residues, but that's about it. Inhaling blu-tack comes to mind right now. Anyway, I welcome this discussion for more observations and thoughts. ...
by karl.nilsson
Sun Nov 25, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Health concerns regarding materials in harmonicas?
Replies: 7
Views: 4888

Re: Health concerns regarding materials in harmonicas?

... metal from microscopic filing residues, but that's about it. Inhaling blu-tack comes to mind right now. Anyway, I welcome this discussion for more observations and thoughts.
by Brendan
Fri Sep 14, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: NEW HARPS: Lucky 13 in Solo and PowerChromatic Tunings
Replies: 28
Views: 15996

Re: NEW HARPS: Lucky 13 in Solo and PowerChromatic Tunings

I meant put it near the reed when it's not in use. Eg. For the 5 raised draw in Country Tuning - you can lower the tuning lo standard Richter by sticking on the correct size dab of Blu Tack you have sitting ready nearby, back on the reed.
by Sachlaw
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: NEW HARPS: Lucky 13 in Solo and PowerChromatic Tunings
Replies: 28
Views: 15996

Re: NEW HARPS: Lucky 13 in Solo and PowerChromatic Tunings

"if you keep the appropriate sized dab of Blu-tack on the reed head or reedplate next to the reed."

@Brendan,
What did you mean by putting it on the reedplate next to the reed? I have just put it on the reed in the past? Am I missing an application. I didn't catch it from the posting.
by Brendan
Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:28 am
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: NEW HARPS: Lucky 13 in Solo and PowerChromatic Tunings
Replies: 28
Views: 15996

Re: NEW HARPS: Lucky 13 in Solo and PowerChromatic Tunings

... tunings like Diminished, or the above with small variations... Using Blu-tack is a great way to do minor retunings on harmonicas, up to 3 or 4 semitones. Since it's ...
by Paris
Wed May 30, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: The Dingle Angle Tuning
Replies: 10
Views: 6368

Re: The Dingle Angle Tuning

... dremel, drill press, a host of hand tools, and a lifetime supply of Blu-Tack!! A miniature workshop. While I enjoy the finished product more than the process, Half-valving ...