From: Terrie Lambert Date: Mon, 6 Jan 1997 18:20:42 -0800 (PST) Subject: Re: Reed gapping, from Big River Harps
At 07:53 PM 1/6/97 GMT, you wrote: >Terrie Lambert writes: > >>In regards to geometry, size/shape of the air passages, what combination of >>these do you believe are the most effective? What combination would be the >>least effective? > >Which is better - an apple or an orange? Depends how you want your harp to >sound and/or feel. I think the general rule of thumb seems to be that a >smaller reed chamber gives yu a faster response and a larger reed chamber >gives you a slightly louder tone. Within certain limits, of course. > > -- Pat.