Reed Making Equipment
Introducing the all new exclusive IonaReed Luxury reed making kit. Containing all the essential tools you need to start making and adjusting your own reeds.
This kit is made up of the finest tools and products and comes in a choice of 3 handmade leather tool rolls thus making it the highest quality reed making kit on the market.
Unlike other reed making kits, this kit contains:
Handmade Leather Tool Roll (pick from 3 colours)
Chiarugi Bevel Edge Knife (left/Right)
Chiarugi Mandrel Bassoon or Oboe
Chiarugi Reamer (bassoon only)
Brass 3mm(oboe) or 6mm (bassoon) Wire
Convex Ebony Plaque bassoon or oboe
Ebony Cutting Block 25mm(oboe) 38mm(bassoon)
Metal Ruler 15cm
Gütterman Thread (pick from 5 colours)
3 Chiarugi Staples (oboe only)
Flat nosed toothless pliers (Also incredibly useful for repairing your instrument.)
10 pieces of cane (Oboe only)
Bee friendly British beeswax
Buying the kit represents a saving of unto 15% on buying items individually
Each bag is handmade from the finest leather and
embellished with the IonaReed logo!
Reed Making Kit For Oboe or Bassoon
Double Reed Tool Rolls
This 100% Leather, handmade double reed tool roll is a beautiful way to store your beloved reed kit. It has 4 compartments in total 3 for your knives, pliers and mandrels and one for threads, staples, wire etc.
The maximum length for any knife, mandrel or ruler is for the compartments is approximately 19cm and the width is just over 5.5cm.
The left hand compartment is just over 20cm in length and 5.5cm in width
the total measurement of the case is L=21cm W=29cm
The leather is soft to the touch, and as a result is prone to light scuffing which adds to its natural look.
Please Note: Tools not included.
Beautifully made Chiarugi reed knives are now available on www.ionareed.co.uk.
Chiarugi knife with bevel edge on one side. 4 mm thick and 8 cm long, it is made of special steel, tempered and ground. Sharpening is hand finished. The handle is in polished African ebony wood.
These knives are available Right or Left handed.
Due to very strict EU rules on the selling of knives, purchasers MUST be 18 or over.
Oboe,Cor & Bassoon Mandrels
Beautifully made Chiarugi mandrels are now available on www.ionareed.co.uk. We are currently stocking 2 different style of mandrel.
Left - Chiarugi classic (baroque) style mandrel Stainless steel-made, it is hand finished. The handle is African glossy ebony wood.
Right - Chiarugi modern style mandrel Stainless steel-made, it is hand finished. The handle is in polished African ebony wood.
This Chiarugi Reamer has 5 sharp cutting blades and comes with a smooth ebony handle making it comfortable to hold.
2 sizes of Chiarugi ebony cutting blocks are available 25mm & 38mm