A Conversation for Bagpipes

Incidentally ...

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... although the bag is traditionally made of leather, nowadays goretex type material is also used.

The leather bags need seasoning inorder to stop air leaking from them which is a bit of a drag if the pipes aren't played very frequently - what's more, it absolutely stinks! Goretex rids the player of such a procedure without altering the sounds produced.

Excellent article by the way smiley - ok

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