To ensure a faithful reproduction, we measured multiple copies of each type of tip—between 6 and 14 of each—all graciously loaned to us by dozens of professional oboists. Categories Uncategorized. Remember, these measurements are not meant to be strict rules, but rather guidelines, and they are meant to be an approximation. Welcome to RDG Woodwinds! In great shape. The only difference between these reeds and my previous ones are the shaper and that I’ve started tying them slightly longer, 73mm instead of 72mm but I can’t imagine that makes THAT much of a difference right? Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab So naturally Gilbert was perfect for that. Add to Cart Cane is 10-10.5mm in diameter and staples are thick-walled stevens staples. Cane is 10-10.5mm in diameter and staples are thick-walled stevens staples. We invite you to learn more about the large selection of instruments we carry by browsing our oboe, clarinet and bassoon collections. Getting the same shape every time is important - it will be the same shape which means you can almost always tie it and scrape it the same way and get to know what the right length of reed is for your oboe and the shape. Other popular shaper tips are Brannen X, Weber, and Mack-Pfeiffer. All shaper tips have a 30-day trial period. This tip is a copy of a famous tip … Facebook; Twitter; Quantity. If anyone who uses this shape could give me some tips (heh heh) that’d be much appreciated! I got some shaped cane that is in the shapes Gilbert 1, -1, and 1n. $125.00 Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper tip. I just switched from a Gilbert 1 shaper tip to the Jeanne tip (the standard one) to get my reeds to open up a little bit. We stock cane shaped on the Brannen X and Gilbert-1 tips. (#H-00) $112.00Add To Cart. Tip sold on consignment as-is. Archived. 2) Fold cane over the tip. In great shape. Using genuine Rigotti cane, each reed is hand crafted beginning with a Ferrillo gouge, shaped on your choice of Mack ++ or Gilbert -1 shaper tip and expertly finished on Chiarugi 2+ brass staples.We understand that performing is … Professional Oboe Reed (Medium Hardness) Made to Order. There is a very small invisible dent on one side of the shaper tip that shouldn't affect careful shaping. With the retirement of David Morley we want to ensure continuation of this line of shaper tips." Oboe. log in sign up. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts . Gilbert -1 (sometimes when you order this online it will be listed as RDG -1) I like the sound of this tip. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. When it comes to shaping, RDG has long been a world leader in the precision manufacturing of fine shaper tips and it is with great pleasure that we are able to offer our customers the complete RDG line of shaper tips for oboe and English horn. All Rights Reserved. Home. Of Bands/HS Asst. Press J to jump to the feed. Presumably to indicate it is a medium width shape. I was wondering if there are some shaper tips where I could tie on 72, so I don't have to scrape so much :) Also, how long do … If you would like to order some sample shaped cane made from this shaper tip, please place an order here and mention in the notes when checking out that you'd like to try the shape from the used Gilbert shaper tip … Article by Aaron Lakota,oboist. $125.00. Price: $4.75 each. Also, if you use a wider shaper tip, for example a Gilbert 1, you may make your reeds longer or possibly thicker in some areas. The first method of sharpening I learned was for a sharpening stone. Once the cane is placed, the hand not holding the mandrel retrieves the spool which holds the thread and, holding it taut, wraps it once around the cane and the staple, about a millimeter below the end of the staple. Author: GoodWinds ★2017 Date: 2012-05-11 16:06 I've been wondering the exact same stuff, Shawn. Unavailable per item Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper tip. Powered by Shopify. Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper Tip. Reedmaking Tool. The opening appears to be perfectly fine. The reed shaper complete is composed of the handle and the required shaper tip. Excellent condition. Reed shaper tip, for English Horn 8,4 mm wide. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Au It is also possible to order cane from oboe stores that has been shaped on specific shapes so to try them out. $328.00. If you would like to order some sample shaped cane made from this shaper tip, please place an order here and mention in the notes when checking out that you'd like to try the shape from the used Gilbert shaper tip for sale. Stones. And when did you purchase your shaper tip? Shaper Tips. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab Gilbert Oboe Shaper Tips - Midwest Musical Imports. Price: $5.00 each . But has worked fine for me for several years despite that fact, with the cane staying in place during the shaping process, and reeds sealing fine for me and my students. Different shapes have different widths at different point, which effects pitch in the high register, and overall tone and focus. Sign up for the latest news, offers and products! Unavailable per item Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper tip. Quantity: Go back. Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper Tip Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper Tip SKU: $125.00. User account menu. Price: $5.00 each . choosing a selection results in a full page refresh. Quantity. Thanks! The -1 tip, measuring 6.9 mm at the tip, is the most popular, followed closely by the +1 and -1n, which are slightly wider and slightly narrower, respectively. Call Sarah to set up a trial. This shaper tip has a broken ear. Aaron Lakota,oboist | I play the oboe, make reeds and teach awsome students. 2. Ann Hodge, president of Hodge Products, says, “Adam Shaper Tips have been our best selling shaper tips for many years. Price. The reed shaper tip is made of in its surface hardened steel, which guarantees his longevity. Shaper Tips. I appreciate the depth of tone that comes with it and it's nice to have a reed that's big enough to blow against. Quick View. The new versions are pretty consistent, especially compared to the older printings. Choose an option -1 -1n +1. Tip sold on consignment as-is. r/oboe. So far I have only tried the -1 and I’m getting very resistant reeds that I can’t get a low crow out of. Greetings fellow oboe reed sufferers! Buy Professional Oboe Reed (Medium Hardness) Made to Order. Oboe Reed Blanks come tied, but not scraped or clipped open. Facebook; Twitter; Quantity. r/oboe: Press J to jump to the feed. I have been using generic rigotti shaped cane for a while which is shaped pretty wide, and I wanted to try out a straighter, narrower tip. They play but they are hard to get vibrating and to get moving. 25 brass or silver oboe tubes 47 millimeters in length. This is how the handle works: 1) Remove the shaper tip. 2. Even if you use a different wrap point our approach will still make it easier to compare shapes. All our cane is hand processed with high-end, well-maintained gouging machines. I did (that was the Mack+) and John said, "Still too narrow. I appreciate the depth of tone that comes with it and it's nice to have a reed that's big enough to blow against. Includes information on gouge measurements and preferred supplies used to make oboe reeds. $700 Selling a Used Instrument or Miscellaneous Double Reed Items on Consignment Please feel free to call and discuss the possibility of selling your used oboe, bassoon, or flute through our consignment program. I like the vibrancy but I’m not sure if it’s the right setup for me. I personally use the Joshua+2 for oboe, and the Mimi for English horn. Using this you can get gouged only cane and use the shaper as a template get the same shape every time. The sides are virtually parallel at the top. Shop. Shaper Tip Selection. RDG (robert gilbert) sells three versions of the Mack tip: the Mack, the Mack+ and the Mack++. Adam Oboe Shaper Tips Caleb. Used Gilbert 1 Shaper Tip. Looking forward to experimenting with it to see if I can make a more nuanced reed. The -1 tip, measuring 6.9 mm at the tip, is the most popular, followed closely by the +1 and -1n, which are slightly wider and slightly narrower, respectively. Note: Processed Cane is NOT returnable. Tied at 72-72.5 mm (73-73.5 mm for Gilbert 1 Shape) Finished length 69-70 mm (~71 mm for Gilbert 1 Shape) 3 years ago. Regular Price $150.00 Sale Price $135.00. Tip sold on consignment as-is. The Westwind Classic Series of shaper tips includes the Brannen X and Pfeiffer/Mack Oboe shaper tips, as well as the Brannen English Horn shaper tip. Dir (Marching, Symphonic) Reply To Message : Re: Shaper tips -- changing one aspect will cause what? 5.1mm is a "typical" wrap point. More information Gilbert Oboe Shaper Tips - … Gilbert -1 (sometimes when you order this online it will be listed as RDG -1) I like the sound of this tip. Copyright © 2021, Sandpiper Oboe Boutique. Has slightly bigger throat and belly than the Joshua +4 and is the most "rectangular" looking tip of the Adam tips. gilbert oboe shaper tips by rdg Regular price $184.99 Sale price $0.00 Unit price / per +1 - Sold Out -1 - $184.99 CAD -1N - $184.99 CAD The altitude is partially to blame in Denver but I am using 9.5-10.0 cane to compensate. I'm not selling it because I'm unhappy with it. Joshua. This is a shaper tip and handle. Personally, with a -1 Gilbert shaper tip, I tie at 73 or 74 mm. The new versions are pretty consistent, especially compared to the older printings. Ask for Mack+ or Gilbert 1 shaper tip… It has an"M" on the base. I go with a Gilbert -1. Getting the same shape every time is important - it will be the same shape which means you can almost always tie it and scrape it the same way and get to know what the right length of reed is for your oboe and the shape. About our Cane JamesGang House Cane is firm, yet […] This is a shaper tip and handle. Appropriate handle: O4H – Reed shaper handle for Oboe, Baroque Oboe, Classical Oboe and English Horn tips. Gilbert 1 SHaper Tip. Ferrillo Gouged & Shaped Oboe Cane Gouged using the John Ferrillo Gouging Machine . Anyway, I had the reed balanced and almost finished, but because it was too long, something didn't feel quite right about the response. Gilbert Oboe Shaper Tips $ 135.00 Select options; Lucarelli Oboe Shaper Tip $ 229.00 Add to cart; Mack ++ Oboe Shaper Tip $ 240.00 Add to cart; Mack-Pfeiffer Oboe Shaper Tip $ 229.00 Add to cart; Mack+ Oboe Shaper Tip $ 240.00 Read more; RDG Luxe Shaper Handle 2.0 $ 130.00 Add to cart; Reeds 'n Stuff Oboe Shaping Machine $ 875.00 Add to cart; Reeds 'n Stuff Oboe Shaping Machine Forms $ 150.00 … Reply To Message : Re: Mack shaper tips: Author: wrowand Date: 2004-05-06 16:23 RDG (robert gilbert) sells three versions of the Mack tip: the Mack, the Mack+ and the Mack++. Poll: what shaper tip do you use? I use brand-name razor blades for my shaping. For context, I usually play on reeds made on my Jeanne gouge and Jeanne tip. Archived. Once the cane is placed, the hand not holding the mandrel retrieves the spool which holds the thread and, holding it taut, wraps it once around the cane and the staple, about a millimeter below the end of the staple. Valarie Anderson (the maker of your shaper tip), suggests a gouge of .60 in the center and .48 (or heavier) at the edge (measured just behind the ears on a shaped piece of cane), for the “standard” Jeanne tip. Other popular shaper tips are Brannen X, Weber, and Mack-Pfeiffer. I go with a Gilbert -1. Available in three sizes; M, M+, and M++; these popular tips can be purchased from RDG Woodwinds, Forrests, or Charles Double Reed.The suggested retail price is $225 and includes a $30 gift to the Mack estate. Gilbert 1 SHaper Tip. Has slightly bigger throat and belly than the Joshua +4 and is the most "rectangular" looking tip of the Adam tips. Make it.001 inch wider." Gilbert 1 shaper tip (tied at 73mm. We gouge each piece of cane using the renowned HDR gouger (also known as the Ferrillo gouger) or the Michel Kunibert Gouger. Of course, your altitude will be a factor here as … share. This is a very consistent tip with many fine qualities. Ruth. Oboe Shaper. Close. I mixed it up today with a reed made on my Ross gouge and Gilbert 1 shaper tip. Used MusEcho Interchangeable Knife Set. I personally use the Joshua+2 for oboe, and the Mimi for English horn. Exclusively shaped with a Gilbert -1 shaper tip. Fox Straight Shaper for Bassoon. You must be logged in to reply to this topic. $ 135.00. A wider tip will give you a The wrap point (5.1mm) is assigned a value of zero. Shape. Joshua. My goal was to make some reeds I don’t need to blow as hard for to get to work the way I want, as I made pretty stable reeds. The -1 tip, measuring 6.9 mm at the tip, is the most popular, followed closely by the +1 and -1n, which are slightly wider and slightly narrower, respectively. The Gilbert shaper tips are made by RDG Woodwinds. Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper Tip Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper Tip SKU: $125.00. The body is made of natural color, polished aluminum, with blued steel side adjusting sliding cane jaws. Most of my reeds (when I'm using a Mack+ shaper tip) finish between 69–70mm long (though when I use a Gilbert 1 shaper tip though, my reeds finish between 71–72mm long). Brannen X Oboe Shaper Tip. We also offer a wide selection of shaper tips, please make your selections below. Adam Shaper Tip's narrowest shape. Before you buy a shaper tip, you may want to borrow several shaper tips from your friends (or get some on trial from a vendor) and test them out. I also like Caleb -1. Facebook; Twitter; Pinterest; Google+; Gouger Selection. Oboe Shaper Tips Question for American oboe players: I am using Caleb -1 shaper tip, tying on 73mm, and the finished length of my reeds is 70. All shaper tips have a 30-day trial period. For those of you who use Gilbert 1 shape, do you shape the cane to the bottom of the ears (1st picture) or to the top of the ears (2nd picture)? Life is good, be happy oboe-ing The shaper handle was made by Peter Angelo. Tip sold on consignment as-is. Tested on Loree AK Royale Oboe. on 46mm. Home › Forums › Reeds › The Oboe Reed Room › Gilbert Shaper Tip. A JamesGang gouge produces a shaped piece of cane with .47 mm sides and a .58-.60 mm center. There are some knife marks on the sides of the jaws. Reed information for oboe. This is a very consistent tip with many fine qualities. Gilbert Oboe Shaper Tips. This Lorée cane is gouged with an Innoledy gouger and shaped with a Gilbert 1 shaper tip. Gilbert -1 Tip with Metal Handle. Used Gilbert 1 Shaper Tip | Oboe Duck Reeds. (Please order them separately.) Home › Forums › Reeds › The Oboe Reed Room › Gilbert Shaper Tip Tagged: gilbert, reedmaking, shapertips This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago by Nathaniel Holden. Measurements: 10-10.5 mm diameter cane. I also like Caleb -1. Oboe shaper tip and handle: There are many brands of oboe shapers. Tip sold on consignment as-is. The plusses indicating *very* slight increases in width. Ask colleagues and teachers for recommendations. What kind of shaper tips do you guys use? Anyway, I had the reed balanced and almost finished, but because it was too long, something didn't feel quite right about the response. : Oboe - Amazon.com FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases Sandpiper Oboe Boutique is pleased to offer our first line of professional oboe reeds. I use it because I enjoy the accurate pitch and stability it provides. Using genuine Rigotti cane, each reed is hand crafted beginning with a Ferrillo gouge, shaped on your choice of Mack ++ or Gilbert -1 shaper tip and expertly finished on Chiarugi 2+ brass staples.We understand that performing is … Ruth. : Amazon.ca: Musical Instruments, Stage & Studio I was wondering if there are some shaper tips where I could tie on 72, so I don't have to scrape so much :) Also, how long do … Using this you can get gouged only cane and use the shaper as a template get the same shape every time. Gilbert -1 Oboe shaper tip $80 Gilbert -1N Oboe shaper tip $80 Graf gouging machine for oboe. u/OboeChik. Black anodized aluminum body with brass sliding jaws. I am still having a hard time getting my reeds to not necessarily open up but to stay open (I promise I am not taking too much off). Used Gilbert -1N oboe shaper tip. Adam Shaper Tip's narrowest shape. Used Gilbert 1 shaper tip, bought in 2018 and used gently. Westwind developed these contemporary oboe shaper tips for John Mack in partnership with Bob Gilbert, the founder of RDG Woodwinds. At MY Oboe Cane, we understand the importance of cane preparation. Посмотрите больше идей на темы «музыкальные инструменты, музыкальный юмор, ноты в искусстве». This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated. Frequently visit the reed room and keep you eyes and ears open while you are there. I hear that Gilbert makes a relatively similar tip but I'd really prefer to get the actual Mack if possible. It’s best to use all of the same brand of tubes to eliminate that variable in reed making. $229.00. The shaper tip is of unknown origin or make. Exclusively shaped with a MACK+ shaper tip. Oboe Shaper Tips Question for American oboe players: I am using Caleb -1 shaper tip, tying on 73mm, and the finished length of my reeds is 70. Featured Best Selling Alphabetically, A-Z Alphabetically, Z-A Price, low to high Price, high to low Date, new to old Date, old to new. $125.00. Most of my reeds (when I'm using a Mack+ shaper tip) finish between 69–70mm long (though when I use a Gilbert 1 shaper tip though, my reeds finish between 71–72mm long). Some tarnishing of metal but otherwise in great shape. It feels like I’m playing a dead reed. And when I first started making the RDG/Mack tips I made an exact copy of the tip that Mack asked Bob Gilbert to have made. Log In Sign Up. The replicas are along the lines of $275 or so I believe. Sandpiper Oboe Boutique is pleased to offer our first line of professional oboe reeds. Oboe Shaper Handle. staple) - a very popular choice. Gilbert 1 shaper tip (tied at 73mm. The belly is measured 5mm above that, the throat at 12mm, and the tip at 23mm. Oboe Shaper Handle. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Au $185.00. Poll: what shaper tip do you use? Ann Hodge, president of Hodge Products, says, “Adam Shaper Tips have been our best selling shaper tips for many years. Close. I Hate Oboe Reeds. on 46mm. Graham. Home › Forums › Reeds › The Oboe Reed Room › Gilbert Shaper Tip Tagged: gilbert, reedmaking, shapertips This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago by Nathaniel Holden. Some … The Gilbert 1 shaper tip is a popular choice for many reasons, but especially because they consistently produce good reeds. I am a reed maker of about two years and am about to head off to college, so I figured I’d get an idea for what shaper tips do and what not. Posted by 4 years ago. Exclusively shaped with a MACK+ Shaper tip. John said, "Too narrow. Preowned Gilbert -1N Oboe Shaper tip. staple) - a very popular choice. Personally, with a -1 Gilbert shaper tip, I tie at 73 or 74 mm. I use it because I enjoy the accurate pitch and stability it provides. August 27, 2011 // 0. The Gilbert 1 shaper tip is a popular choice for many reasons, but especially because they consistently produce good reeds. Out of Stock. With the retirement of David Morley we want to ensure continuation of this line of shaper tips." Before you buy a shaper tip, you may want to borrow several shaper tips from your friends (or get some on trial from a vendor) and test them out. Vitry Style Double Hollow Ground Knife. I'm selling it simply because I'm not making oboe reeds any longer. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Professor of Oboe - Youngstown State University Howland Local Schools - MS Dir. Bell Bassoon Straight Shaper- "H". The best way to learn to make oboe reeds is by making them, and the best place to learn from others is the reed room. User account menu. Exclusively shaped with a Gilbert -1 shaper tip. A set screw locks the shaper tip in position. On Sale On Sale Preowned Weber 1-C Shaper Tip. Used Gilbert -1N oboe shaper tip. 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