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Project by Dutchy posted 02-15-2016 08:37 PM 1207 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’m a euphonium/baritone player of a local wind band. For a given piece of music a slide whistle is needed. Therefor I have made one. When I was busy with drilling and sanding I decided to also make a train whistle. Always good to have these on hand.
The slide whistle is made from oak. The train whistle from padouk and ash.

Thanks for watching.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/





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toyguy

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#1 posted 02-15-2016 08:47 PM

LOL …. a train whistle go go with my train….giving me ideas,.

As always, nice work Jan.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#2 posted 02-15-2016 08:52 PM

They look good but it would be nice to hear the sound and how you made them .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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Dutchy

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#3 posted 02-15-2016 09:07 PM

Thanks.

Klaus:
How it is made.
How it sounds

Brian:
Video about a other woodworker that have turned a train whistle

When you can make a train whistle you can also make a slide whistle,

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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#4 posted 02-16-2016 01:57 AM

A baritone you say?

Hmmm, I used to play the baritone ….
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#5 posted 02-16-2016 04:53 AM

Beautiful execution.

-- --bch

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#6 posted 02-16-2016 08:15 AM

Thanks for comments.

Joe: That is what I call a baritone sax.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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#7 posted 02-16-2016 01:18 PM

Nice Jan. I wish you would do a blog on how to make these whistles. I would love to make them.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 02-16-2016 05:16 PM


Thanks for comments.

Joe: That is what I call a baritone sax.

- Dutchy

.
Yes, I played the Sax. I was just being a smartass :-)
It is quite different than what you play…
.

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#9 posted 02-17-2016 11:01 AM

Well done, I did a train whistle once but in pine, yours looks great. like the slider!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#10 posted 02-17-2016 12:56 PM

I hear the train a coming is what Johnny Cash sang

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