An important update 7/2020: Moving forward until further notice, Pinchbeck Pipes will be making pipes on a limited basis per year. Production time will be during the winter months of December-March.
We use a variety of exotic hardwoods and are open to dialogue about your preferences. As seen in the pictures in this site: African blackwood, Mopani, Cocobolo, Kingwood, Indian Ironwood, Olivewood, Bolivian Rosewood ~ to name a few.
Mounts are usually natural. As seen in pictures in this site: Moose antler, Black water buffalo horn, Amboyna burl, Box elder burl, and other types of hardwoods.
Ferrules are typically brass, or plated brass to gold, nickel, or plain silver.
Each set is customized to your liking in an open dialogue upon ordering.
We make several pitches in chanters including:
D, C, B, Bflat, A and G. (One set of Extended Tuning Range drones will tune to all of these chanter pitches.)
Scottish Smallpipe Prices
3 Drone set ~ Please inquire. We can make them, but 4 drones is proving more popular and versatile.
4 Drone set ~ traditional or ETR one chanter, with bellows - $2850 (w/split stock)
4 Drone set ~ traditional or ETR with two chanters, with bellows $3250 (w/split stocks)
4 Drone set ~ traditional or ETR with three chanters, with bellows - $3650 (w/split stocks)
Plating - add $150 - $250 depending on choice and current market value of precious metals.
Sets include: Brass lined tuning chambers - chanter(s) are cane reeded and voiced – protective cap - drone stopper pins.
Please inquire for separate chanter, leather bag, without bellows or other customization pricing.
~ Extras ~
SSP Chanter with split stock, voiced - $450.00
Cane chanter reed - voiced to your chanter - please inquire - $100.00
Key work - $300/key
Drone Stopper Pins For ETR Drones - Choice of wood, horn or antler - set of 4 with customholer - $65
Additional on all ~ Shipping and Insurance