Do you find yourself constantly adjusting the snugness of the joints of your drones’ tuning pins, or the joints where the drones enter the stocks, or your chanter joint? Wouldn’t it be nice to have joints and tuning pins so well hemped that little time at all is needed to make needed minor adjustments?
When learning the bagpipes, it's very important to feel comfortable on the instrument, and the size of your pipe bag is near the top of the list of things you need to figure out. But, what is the right size? How do you figure out what it is?
Nothing brushes away the winter doldrums better than great bagpiping.