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haydels dr-85?

Old 12-04-2007, 11:39 PM
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I recently purchased a dr-85. I feel like I'm not getting the call to perform correctly. Any suggestions?

Should i be saying vut into the call at a very low volume?
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Old 12-05-2007, 09:39 AM
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southerncross, I'm not sure how well you call on other calls. If you call well on other calls, it may be that you call is out of tune. If you are new at calling or are just bad at it like i was until here recently, you should get an instructional CD. Someone on here recommended Straight Talk by Buck Gardner. It helped me out big time with single reeds.
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Old 12-05-2007, 12:05 PM
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Go right to the source,, they will help you out im sure!

http://www.haydels.com/cgi-local/blah/Blah.pl?
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Old 12-05-2007, 08:06 PM
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The DR-85 is one of the easiest calls to blow. Try growling "hut" instead of "vut". If it doesn't sound well with little effort I'd say you had a bad Haydel call.
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Old 12-06-2007, 06:01 PM
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ORIGINAL: SwampTHING

Go right to the source,, they will help you out im sure!

http://www.haydels.com/cgi-local/blah/Blah.pl?
The best advice you could get IMO

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