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Maintenance Items


Teflon Tape

CODE: A-129

$2.98
Pipers' Choice
Teflon Tape is a non-stick tape that can be used to to properly fit your drone slides. This tape can be used when you just need to add just a bit of thickness to the hemp on the drone slides.

Cobblers Wax

CODE: A-033

$4.99
Pipers' Choice
Cobbler's Wax. Complete with a piece of leather to use as a hand grip. This cobblers wax is specially formulated to apply black wax to the first bit of hemp for extra sticking power. It is used when starting to hemp a joint on the set of pipes, and helps to prevent the hemp from spinning. This wax is also formulated so that it will not melt in your pipe case as has been the custom in the past with some waxes.

Double Wax

CODE: A-033 B

$5.99
Double wax is quite simply a cob of half pure beeswax and half cobblers wax. This way you will only need one cob in your pipe case, and it can be used for two different purposes. Complete with a piece of leather to use as a hand grip. This double wax cob is also formulated so that it will not melt into a black puddle in your pipe case as has been the custom in the past.

Stock Stoppers

CODE: A-043

$4.99
Pipers' Choice
Bagpipe Stock Stoppers are an essential part of your pipe box maintenance kit. They are uses when either seasoning a pipe bag, checking for air tightness or turning your pipe bag into a practice goose. These stock stoppers are made of Rubber so they will not wear out or break down.

Drone Top Stoppers

CODE: A-044

$2.99
Pipers' Choice
Bagpipe Drone Top Stoppers are an essential part of your pipe box maintenance kit. They are used to shut either one or all of your drones off. This can be when you are breaking in a new reed, getting back into playing shape, or making your set of bagpipes into a practice goose. These drone top stoppers are made of Rubber so they will not wear out or break down.

Tie-In Kit

CODE: A-016

$5.99
Pipers' Choice
The Tie-in Cord KIT comes with 30 yards of strong waxed nylon tie-in cord, tie-in instructions, and 2 bits of leather for making welts for your chanter stock. There is enough cord here to tie in one pipe bag with all 5 stocks.


Tone Enhancers

CODE: A-362

$56.95
Shepherd Tone Enhancers - The Tone Enhancer provides a solution to problems of unsteady blowing, holding a constant tone in the drones and preventing excess moisture reaching the drone reeds. Tone enhancers allow players to maintain a tighter pipe bag while using less air to supply the reeds.

Chanter Stock Cover - Moisture Control

CODE: A-207

$21.95
Chanter Stock Cover - Moisture Control - This is an inexpensive method to control the moisture in your reed when not playing. The cap comes with two compact sponges. Add water to one to provide moisture when not playing, or insert the dry sponge to absorb moisture. Replacement sponges available.

Hemp - Waxed Yellow 2oz

CODE: A-030 Y

$9.98
Pipers' Choice

Yellow Waxed Hemp - Yellow waxed hemp is used as a replacement to, or in combination with plain yellow hemp. The Yellow waxed hemp is the same material as plain yellow hemp, however it is pre-coated with wax, so there is no need for applying beeswax to the hemp to strengthen it. Having your pipes hemped-up properly is one of the most important maintenance aspects on your bagpipe. It will help with proper tuning, and air efficiency.


MacClens

CODE: A-139

$4.99
MacClens is a phenol-free, non-toxic, anti-bacterial cleaner for the use in the cleaning and disinfecting of bagpipes.  It will not corrode metals,... More

Piper's Pal Reed Protector

CODE: A-018

$58.00

The Piper's Pal Reed Protector functions as a reed protector with the added benefit of a humidity control system. The rod keeps humidified air surrounding the chanter reed. The cap absorbs moisture when reed is wet and provides moisture when the reed is dry. Recharge kits and replacement rods sold seperatly.


Tie-In Cord - Full Roll

CODE: A-017

$49.95
Pipers' Choice
Tie-in Cord is a strong waxed nylon cord. It is used for tying in stocks on bagpipes. You can purchase Ty-in cord as a kit used for tying in one set of pipes. As well, you can buy it in a roll to tye-in multiple sets of pipes.

The Tie-in Cord kit comes with 30 yards of strong waxed nylon tie-in cord, instructions, and 2 bits of leather for making welts for your chanter stock. There is enough cord here to tie in one pipe bag with all 5 stocks.

The Roll of Tye-in cord has 500 yards of cord, this can tie in about 17 sets of pipes.