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by Lizzy
Tue Mar 26, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: Diatonic PowerCombs and Stealth-Valves Released
Replies: 26
Views: 13129

Re: Diatonic PowerCombs and Stealth-Valves Released

Anyone tried these? https://www.deesfti.com/self-adhesive-windsavers-1?chargeId=56d92b98-3d49-4abd-ad2a-ff7f89823845 Compressed felt/Mylar backed self adhesive windsaver valve for chromatic and diatonic harmonicas. Peel and stick! So simple, no glue required. Stays put! Will not absorb moisture! Wil...
by Lizzy
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: Any news?
Replies: 32
Views: 14391

Re: Any news?

I understand completley. I was mostly interested if the development have taken any new directions or if any ideas was abandoned. :)
by Lizzy
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: Any news?
Replies: 32
Views: 14391

Re: Any news?

Long time since i heard something about the development on Unibender, retuned chromatic, modular reed harmonica or other new directions. Something you want to share with us Brendan?🙄
by Lizzy
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: TuneMaster harmonica
Replies: 22
Views: 5297

Re: TuneMaster harmonica

https://youtu.be/zPcxPZGBwQg
I have a turboslide and it works with Seydel steel reeds. And yes, the reeds are magnetic.
by Lizzy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Augmented and Diminished
Replies: 3
Views: 1737

Re: Augmented and Diminished

I stumble on this: https://www.harmonicaacademy.com/categories/20081221 written by Brendan himself! Blows always lower then draws which im already used to from PC, PB and is expressive if you like draw bends but because of many double draw bends (jump from one bend directly to another)in certain key...
by Lizzy
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Augmented and Diminished
Replies: 3
Views: 1737

Re: Augmented and Diminished

Maybe not so many that play with those tunings but after little reserch i found enough information about diminished tuning to get a grip on it (i have also read the posts on this forum but needed more information to understand it). It sounds interesting enough to order one. Only 3 phrases to learn t...
by Lizzy
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Augmented and Diminished
Replies: 3
Views: 1737

Augmented and Diminished

Advantages and considerations with augmented and diminished tunings compaired to more common tunings? Usefulness in different music styles? There is much more to playing and experience different tunings then looking at a chart of the tunings.
by Lizzy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Health concerns regarding materials in harmonicas?
Replies: 7
Views: 3324

Re: Health concerns regarding materials in harmonicas?

I know there there is materials that have health issues when they are processed but are harmless as a finished product. Glue ex. some superglues are dangerous to inhale but well dryed become crystallized and harmless. I have worked in color industries some years ago where they make UV colors. The UV...
by Lizzy
Tue Dec 11, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: Valves
Replies: 2
Views: 2258

Re: Valves

It would be worth much if some valve material was found that could last a little longer without sticking or making noise. I guess that ultrasuede only works good as halfvalved. Early this year i thought i could get rid of valves when i tried slipslider, but valves became actualized again when i boug...
by Lizzy
Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: Valves
Replies: 2
Views: 2258

Valves

Brendan..... I read a while back that you was trying a new valve material. Was it good or not to your satisfaction?