Double Hollow Ground Knife Made of excellent steel, with a hardwood handle. Available with either straight or angled tip. Sheath included.
Razor Style Reed Knife Stiff blade in a comfortable plastic handle. This is the least likely to chatter razor style knife. Comes complete with sheath.
Rigotti Reed Knife Double hollow ground blade with rosewood handle. Sharpen on fine India, diamond, or hard Arkansas stone.
Albion Reed Knife This is a light double hollow ground knife with a hardwood handle. Excellent for use on tips by an experienced reed maker, not for general use by an inexperienced reed maker. Formerly known as the "Herder" or "Philadelphia" knife, this popular knife is still made for us by the original manufacturer. Sharpen on a hard Arkansas or diamond stone. Comes with sheath.
Swiss Knife Made of the hardest steel, with a hardwood handle. For touch-up honing, use a hard Arkansas stone, to restore the cutting edge use a diamond stone. Free ground shipping (in the U.S.)!
Landwell Reed Knife An excellent Canadian made double hollow ground knife, available made of soft, medium, or hard steel. The leading and trailing edges are ground at different angles, which is what makes this a handed knife. Available right or left handed.
Landwell Reed Knife, Model D An excellent Canadian made double hollow ground knife. The leading and trailing edges of the model "D" are ground at the same angle so it's non-handed. The model "D" is made of medium hardness steel only. Sheath included. Free ground shipping (in the U.S.)!
Leather Knife Sheath Fits the vast majority of knives.
Japanese Ando Beveled Reed Knife This Japanese beveled reed knife is most likely the best beveled knife available. It is made of Japanese laminated sword steel, which takes, and keeps, a very keen edge. It has a comfortable round wood handle, and comes with a leather sheath. To maintain the sharpest edge use Japanese water stone item #C-20 and strop #C-13. Free ground shipping (in the U.S.)! Available Right Handed & Left Handed.
Beveled Edge Knife Made in Germany of hardened specialty steel, with a choice of three varnished hardwood handles. Comes with leather sheath. Which handle is best? Styles available are Oslo right handed, Oslo left handed, Milano right handed, Milano left handed, Toronto right handed, & Toronto left handed.
Rigotti Beveled Reed Knife, Right Handed Beveled edge with a hollow ground back and a Rosewood handle. The steel is not too hard, for easier sharpening on a fine India, hard Arkansas stone, or a diamond "stone".
Rigotti Beveled Reed Knife, Left Handed Beveled edge with a hollow ground back and a Rosewood grip. The steel is not too hard, for easier sharpening on a fine India, hard Arkansas stone, or a diamond "stone".
Swiss Beveled Knife A beveled knife made of the hardest steel, with a hardwood handle. For touch-up honing, use a hard Arkansas stone, to restore the cutting edge use a diamond stone. Available right handed only. Free ground shipping (in the U.S.)!
Rigotti Reed Knife Beveled edge, with a Rosewood handle. Sharpen on fine or medium India stone. Available right handed only.
Leather Knife Sheath Fits the vast majority of knives.
Swiss Folding Knife This Double hollow ground knife is similar to the fixed blade Swiss knife, but very compact. Sharpen on fine India stone, or restore a worn cutting edge on a diamond stone. Free ground shipping (in the U.S.)!
Folding Knife This knife has a wedge blade with a rounded tip. The back of the blade has a "hump" near the tip which is intended to be held against the thumb as a pivot point when scraping. Sharpen on fine or medium India stone.
Rigotti Folding Knife Double hollow ground, folding into a Rosewood handle. The blade can be locked in any position by tightening the slotted screw. It sharpens well on a fine India or diamond "stone".
Folding Knife Rigid locking, wedge shaped replaceable stainless steel blade. Sharpen a few times on fine or medium India stone, then just replace the blade.
Single Edge Razor Blades Nine gauge razor blades, made in U.S.A. Available in Package of 10 ($1.95) & Package of 100 ($10.50).
DoubleGeek The DoubleGeek - for double reed players! Proprietary true edge-retention technology with no sharpening required. Adjust your reeds to achieve better performance more simply and accurately than with any other reed tool. Great for traveling - won't be confiscated at the airport! Total length is 4 1/8" including the handle. Comes with removable handle, deluxe neoprene bag with sewn in micro-fibre cleaning cloth, plastic storage container for DoubleGeek (without handle) and instructions. See a video of the Double ReedGeek in action
Black Diamond G4 ReedGeek The next generation of ReedGeek has a newly designed length, radius tip and rounded back scraper, and has their new black diamond wear-coat which gives enhanced edge protection and smoothness of cut. Works on cane and synthetic reeds.
ReedGeek Universal Tool A new tool designed to compliment your reed knife for adjusting double and single reeds. The 2 5/8" long steel bar has proprietary true edge-retention technology with no sharpening required. Adjust your reeds to achieve better performance more simply and accurately than with any other reed tool. All four edges can be used and the tip features an engineered radius that can be used for precision scraping. On each side of the radius are contoured blades that can be used to adjust or modify the rails of the reed or profile tip corners. Great for traveling - won't be confiscated at the airport! See Instructions
Forrests Bassoon Tip Cutter 5 1/2" pliers style tip cutter with plastic covered handles, for both bassoon and contra bassoon reeds.
Oboe Reed Tip Cutter
This is a superbly accurate tip cutter. The body is made of anodized aluminum, the blades are made of 3/16" thick steel, hardened and ground to a sharp edge. The sliding reed holder has a spring loaded detent ball on the underside, so it slides smoothly and with just enough friction to prevent it from sliding at the wrong time. The engraved measuring scale is in millimeters. Made in Germany. Available for bassoon, English horn, & oboe. Free ground shipping (in the U.S.)!
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Rieger Bassoon Reed Tip Cutter The reed is firmly, and squarely, held on a mandrel while the unique rotary cutter cuts the tip. Free ground shipping (in the U.S.)!
Guillotine Reed Tip Cutter This cutter has a Rosewood base with steel cutters. The base also has an adjustable stop to maintain uniform reed length. This works on all double reeds. For best results the reed should be wet when cutting the tip.
Sanding Stick 7" X 3/4" 2 sided sanding stick with fine grit (400) on one side and medium grit (250) on the other. Very handy for smoothing the edges of shaped cane, sanding corks, or even your finger nails! Your choice of image, bassoon or oboe.
Vandoren Reed Stick This is the modern replacement for reed rush, made of etched tempered glass for durability and long life. The perfect tool for putting precision finishing touches on your reed.
Norton® brand Wet or Dry Sandpaper Full 9" X 11" sheet. We have 220 Grit, 320 Grit, 400 Grit, & 600 Grit.
Bassoon Reed File 3 1/2" file With black hardwood grip. Length with handle 7 3/4".
Needle File Set 6 piece set made of high carbon steel, contains various shapes of 5 1/2" long, double cut files for finishing bassoon reeds.
Diamond Grit Needle Files Available in course (250 grit) and fine (600 grit) and various shapes. Files available are: Course Grit Round ($10.50), Course Grit Warding ($10.50), Course Grit Three Square ($10.50), Course Grit Hand ($10.50), Fine Grit Round ($9.25), Fine Grit Warding ($9.25), Fine Grit Three Square ($9.25), & Fine Grit Hand ($9.25).
Small Rosewood Cutting Block
Medium Rosewood Cutting Block
1 3/16" diameter with a non-slip backing.
Large Rosewood Cutting Block
1 1/2" diameter with a non-slip backing.