Bench Pin and Anvil
Use the bench pin and anvil for supporting your bassoon reed while filing. The bench pin is 1 3/4" wide and sticks out about 2 1/2 inches.An adjustable clamp enables you to attach the anvil to a table or desk top up to 2" thick...
Bench Pin Replacement
This bench pin is a replacement for the item that fits in the anvil.
George Sakakeeny uses a homemade version of this in his book, "Making Reeds Start to Finish", which can be purchased on iTunes.
EZE-Lap Diamond Needle Files
Flat Warding, Coarse 250 grit. $8.45 - rectangular, comes to a point like a fingernail file
Flat Warding, Fine 600 grit. $7.45 - rectangular, comes to a point like a fingernail file
Round (rat tail), coarse 250...
Grobet Extra-Narrow Pillar Files
These Grobet USA Swiss cut pillar files are extra-narrow (about 1/4" wide) and cut on both sides. However, the edges are smooth so you can't accidentally dig in. They come in three cuts: 0, 1, and 2. The higher the...
Grobet File Brush Pen Refill Pack of 2
Fiberglass brush pen refill for fiberglass brush.2 refills per package, easy to install
File Brush Pen with Retractable Fiberglass Bristles
Use this brush pen to clean cane out of your Grobet files or other Swiss cut files. Refillable bristles retract to prevent injury to fingers. You can purchase replacement bristles here...
Grobet Flat Warding File (4 inch), 0 Cut
Warding files are parallel in thickness and tapered in width. Double-cut top and bottom with single-cut edges.
File Length: 4" (not counting handle tang) (10cm)
File Width: 31/64" (12...
Grobet Half-Round Ring Files
Half-round ring files have a cross section that is flat on one side and has a radius not half circle on the other side. Cuts on both sides. Width and thickness taper. Narrower than regular half round files.
Grobet Regular Pillar Files, 0 Cut
The 4" Grobet USA Swiss cut pillar file is "regular" width (3/8" wide) and cut on both sides. However, the edges are smooth so you can't accidentally dig in. This file is wider than the 6" long "narrow" files so more...
There are two varieties of Pisoni files, a small file with a plastic handle, and a deluxe small file with a wooden handle. The file without the handle is also available.
Wet/Dry Sandpaper (320, 400, and 600 grit)
Make subtle changes to your reeds with wet/dry sandpaper. This type of sandpaper works great wet or dry and works better and longer on wood than other types of abrasives. All grits recommended for bassoon reeds...