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Re: Inconveniantly large fingerhole question

Ward, In your post, you said you measured hole #1 - 287.2 mm 64.5% from the foot. Dave wrote that Fuqua places "hole 1, 64.5% from the labium hole." It
moosewinds_mike
Aug 20
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57545

Re: Inconveniantly large fingerhole question

I use percentages with fairly consistent results, but the numbers I use came about after some tweaking. It really doesn't matter a whole lot from where you
kuzinbruce
Aug 20
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57544

Re: Inconveniantly large fingerhole question

C S Fuqua's book 'The Native American Flute' page 121 states that:- "hole 1, 64.5% from the labium hole" Also in his newer book 'Native American Flute Craft'
David Wilson
Aug 20
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57543

Re: Naflutomat question

I've beefed up the documentation for these columns in the Quick Walkthrough. However, this change won't make it to the Web until the next public release of
Clint Goss
Aug 20
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57542

Re: Naflutomat question

The end of the flute is the foot. Mike
moosewinds_mike
Aug 19
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57541

Re: Inconveniantly large fingerhole question

Ward, Using percentages tends to work if you are measuring relative to the acoustic length of the air column--if you measure relative to the bore, the
moosewinds_mike
Aug 19
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57540

Re: Intro/New to Group

welcome lots of good people here and willing to help. long may you play.Jerry On Wednesday, August 19, 2015 5:59 AM, "Daniel Bingamon daniel@...
jerry pace
Aug 19
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57539

Naflutomat question

Maybe I am dense or missing something big (been known to happen), but does can someone tell me if Calculated dist. from end of flute is the foot or mouth hole
ward.cinnamon
Aug 19
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57538

Inconveniantly large fingerhole question

I just made a red cedar flute that was in the key of E. It had a bore of 1" and a bore length (center of tsh to foot) of 445mm. My holes were measured as
ward.cinnamon
Aug 19
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57537

Re: Intro/New to Group

read the post and files you will learn but I don't think it ever stops Love you. Take care. Put Yeshua first in all you do. From: "Greg Hicks
Joe Mulrooney
Aug 19
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57536

Re: Intro/New to Group

K9TLA, KA8ZPL Good to meet you. Daniel Bingamon At 08:06 AM 8/18/2015, Greg Hicks
Daniel Bingamon
Aug 19
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57535

Re: Intro/New to Group

Hi Greg Welcome to our group. I have been a member about a year and I have received a lot of help from the kind folks here. If you are not a wood worker you
robert castlebary
Aug 18
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57534

Intro/New to Group

Good Morning to All -- Greg, in Indianapolis, here; and brand new to the NAF.  Just learning to play, and figured I might as well try to make 1 (I know, can't
Greg Hicks
Aug 18
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57533

Re: Hole distance question

I have made 4 PVC flutes and have the stuff for my first wood flute. I have a 3/4 and a 7/8 core router bit, but not a full inch. I suspected this was the
ward.cinnamon
Aug 15
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57532

Re: Hole distance question

The reason the distance, by default, the hole spacing is so far apart is that the bore of 7/8" is a really too small for a D4 which creates a longer bore and
Barry Higgins
Aug 15
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