In stock and available for immediate handover in-store and delivery worldwide. R. G. Hardie RGH01 bagpipes are made from African Blackwood to produce a full, rich resonant sound. This set features plain combed and beaded African Blackwood, beaded Nickel ferrules, imitation Ivory ring caps, ring cap bushes and projecting mounts. This bagpipe is supplied as a complete set with Peter Henderson plastic pipe chanter, 10″ blowpipe, medium-sized Bannatyne synthetic zipper pipe bag, Ezeedrone drone reeds, Royal Stewart silk cords and black Corduroy pipe bag cover with gold braid fringe. All R. G. Hardie bagpipes are accompanied by a 5-year manufacturer’s guarantee and each set has R. G. Hardie and the year of manufacture engraved on the bass drone stock.
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 bagpipes 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.