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O'Connors Irish Celtic Bodhran Drum Treatment Conditioning Cream

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O'Connors have recently brought out a premium bodhrán conditioning cream.   Perfect for goatskin Bodhráns.  A combination of lanolin and beeswax natural products will keep your bodhrán drum supple, smooth and conditioned for improved playability. Regular applications as required will increase the life of the skin. Details: 100ml screw top alloy tin,  Twice the amount as two of the other leading brands offer, but at a comparable price! Lanolin -  also called wool yolk, wool wax, or wool grease, is a wax secreted by wool-bearing animals such as sheep.  100% natural. Beeswax- self explanatory and 100% natural Give O'Connors Irish Bodhrán...

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Africa Zebrano Wood O'Connors Irish Celtic Bodhran Drum Tipper Beater Stick

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Africa Zebrano wood. (Microberlinia brazzavillensis) is honey brown heartwood with streaks of black and brown showing the ‘zebra’ stripes.West African Zebrano wood is very tough and durable, and is often used for objects such as tool handles. This makes the Zebrano wood perfect for O'Connors Celtic Irish Bodhran Drum Tippers.  Coupled with the durability of the wood these Bodhran Tippers / beaters are striking to look at with the dark contrasting lines. All O'Connors Irish Bodhran Tippers are made by an Irish Craftsman, not like some imported from the Far East.  They are made with the love of the instrument...

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O'Connors Spalted Beech wood Irish Celtic Bodhran Tipper Beater stick

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Tontojacks are pleased to have in stock the O'Connors Irish Bodhran Tipper Beater stick in a Spalted Beech wood.  Unlike standard beech wood which has little distinctive grain the spalted beech wood has dark lines running through it which enhance the grain.  These beech wood Irish Bodhran Tippers are very hard and tough, and  have good strength properties and high abrasion resistance.  For this and more O'Connors Irish Celtic Bodhran tipper check out our range on tontojacks.

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O'Connors 'Copperhead' Irish Celtic Bodhran Drum Tipper Beater Stick

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O'Connors 'Copperhead' Irish Celtic Bodhran Drum Tipper Beater Stick

Tontojacks are pleased to be stocking the O'Connors Irish Celtic Bodhran Drum Tipper Beater Stick named the Copperhead.  A beautiful Irish Bodhran tipper made from 4 quaters of alternate light and dark hardwoods, with a copperhead at either end.  The copperhead in this Irish Bodhran drum tipper stick is not only there for the very attractive contrast of the copper against the wood but also adds a weighted balance to either end of the Tipper Beater which some players prefer. All O'Connors Irish Bodhran Tippers are made by an Irish Craftsman unlike many on offer imported from the far east. ...

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The making of a Dartmoor Gorse / Whin Bodhran Tipper Beater Drum Stick

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The making of a Dartmoor Gorse / Whin Bodhran Tipper Beater Drum Stick

Here at Tontojacks one of our favourite wood materials for our Irish Bodhran tippers is Dartmoor Gorse.  This is due to the beautiful markings of Gorse Bush wood. The first issue with gorse is finding a piece of wood long enough and straight enough from which to make a Tipper.  Gorse tends to grow in a very random twist and turn style with very few straight lines.  Once the gorse is found then you have the spikes to contend with which are prolific when trying to access the main stem or branch. Once cut the wood needs to be seasoned...

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