This long-sized R. G. Hardie Blackwood practice chanter features an engraved Nickel ferrule and imitation Ivory sole that provide a beautiful appearance while made to endure the daily practice routine of any piper. R. G. Hardie’s innovative plastic lining system protects the inside of the wood from the stresses and strains caused by moisture. All holes are countersunk. Practice chanter reed not included.
CITES Export Licensing to Non-EU Countries
African Blackwood (Dalbergia Melanoxylon) was listed in Convention of International Trade for Endangered Species (CITES) Appendix II on 2 January, 2017. Sales and transfers of African Blackwood practice chanters to non-EU countries will be subject to the issuance of a CITES export license at additional cost subject to an approximate 14-day application process. The customer is also required to obtain a CITES import license from their own country’s CITES agency. All non-EU customers must contact us prior to making a purchase.