[Harp-L] Harmo Torpedo overblow harmonica

Rick Dempster rickdempster33@xxxxx
Tue Aug 1 05:08:56 EDT 2017

I'd assume it's a customised version of an existing brand, be it Hohner,
Seydel, etc.
I could be wrong, but it still takes quite an investment to produce your
own plates and reeds.

On 1 August 2017 at 18:16, <laurentHarp at xxxxx> wrote:

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> To: David Pearce <harpdog123 at xxxxx>
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> Date: Tue, 01 Aug 2017 09:30:41 +0200
> Subject: Re: [Harp-L] Harmo Torpedo overblow harmonica
> Bonjour David
> I've ordered several things from Harmo.com recently as I plan a review of
> some of the material (David Herzhaft's Encyclopedia of scales) and of this
> brand new overblow harp in the next issue of Planet Harmonica.
> This Torpedo is exactly what it claims to be, a harp setup for overblows.
> The modifications are real (far more than just gapping).
> The harp is really airtight, the overblows come easily. Even the overdraws
> are easy to obtain (which is more difficult in terms of setup). The gaps
> were a bit low for me (personal taste), so I'm gonna open them a little
> bit, tune the 5 draw to F# (lydian tuning) and this harp is gonna be my
> travel harp and follow me everywhere I go.
> In my opinion, definitely a bang for the bucks.
> A little disclaimer, I have no affiliation whatsoever with Harmo.com, and
> I've paid my order the regular price. This feedback is based on the
> instrument I've received.
> Laurent
> www.planetharmonica.com
> David Pearce via Harp-L <harp-l at xxxxx> a écrit :
> I just saw this on youtube.  $69.00 for a harmonica set up for overblows?!
>> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XIH72ujn244
>> http://harmo.com/product/harmo-torpedo-harmonica-c-overblow-setup/
>> Looks very professional.  Does anyone know anything about the company and
>> their harmonicas?
>> David Pearce

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