Hemp is finicky. Day to day, your joints’ tightness can change quite a bit, so when it comes to technique, my golden rule: it has to be fast.
Watch as I demonstrate how to wrap hemp on your drone or reed seats for a ‘hemp edit’ – when your pipes are already hemped, but just need a little tune up to get them nice and tight to play again.
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