Re: [Harp-L] Blu-tac to lower reed pitch- revisited

Hi Robert,

I haven't tried Silver Solder because several years ago a welding friend told me it required very high heat.  According to Wikipedia there are many, many formulas, some of which require less heat.  I'm wondering where would I find the low heat kind and if you have a preference.  I have access to Graingers, Micro Mart etc.


Lockjaw Larry
Breathing Music dust daily ( I'm fixin a broke guitar neck today)

 From: Robert Hale <robert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: burket@xxxxxxx; harp-L list <harp-l@xxxxxxxxxx> 
Sent: Friday, March 2, 2012 12:45 PM
Subject: Re: [Harp-L] Blu-tac to lower reed pitch- revisited
On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 2:04 AM, <burket@xxxxxxx> wrote:

>  a lot less stressful to the reed than removing semitones worth of
> material from the reed.

I find silver solder to be quick, and easy to tune. Permanent. I have
better results lowering pitch with solder than thinning the reed at its

Robert Hale
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