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    TIP OF THE DAY
    Pipers: Chanter reed a bit too hard? Try a dental rubber band to create a bridle for your pipe chanter reed. This can also sharpen the pitch without putting the reed too far down the reed seat.
    Donald MacPhee, reedmaker, Alexandria, Scotland