Forrests Oboe Reed Tool Kit Our own tool kit contains all the tools and supplies needed for that first reed making lesson: a knife with blade protector, a D-04 mandrel, a F-02 cutting block, a G-09 plaque, a ruler with metric and English scales, and a C-03 fine grit sharpening stone. Also included are a few pieces of cane, a couple of staples, a strip of goldbeater's skin, some bee's wax and, of course, a spool of thread. All this comes conveniently stored in our V-55 tool bag. In addition to the kit we recommend that you also order one of our well illustrated reed making books. This kit comes with your choice of knife, please See knife choices here. We offer a discount of 15% on 3 or more of the same kit, the shopping cart will automatically calculate the discount. The toolkits available are: With B-15 Knife ($99.95), With B-09 Knife ($110.95), With B-10 Knife ($125.50), With B-12 Knife ($113.95), & With B-13 Knife ($113.95).
Rigotti Standard Oboe Reed Tool Kit This kit contains the essentials: knife mandrel, flat plaque and a wooden cutting block, all contained in a nylon and vinyl wallet.
Rigotti Standard Bassoon Reed Tool Kit All the essential tools to begin making reed adjustments contained in a tool wallet: mandrel, knife, cutting block and arrow plaque.
Rigotti Luxe Bassoon Reed Tool Kit All the tools necessary to work on ready made reeds, in a tool wallet. Contains a mandrel, a reamer to true the bocal end of the reed, a knife, an arrow plaque, and a cutting block. For making wire adjustments, you might also consider ordering our #E-36 or #E-29 pliers. Be sure to refer to the book section at the rear of this catalog for books on bassoon reed making. Free ground shipping (in the U.S.)!
Reed Tool Cases
Albion Reed Tool Bag This soft bag, made of black leather, is designed to hold virtually all of your reed tools with room to spare. In addition to the zipper closed main compartment there are 3 zipper closed outside compartments, 1 large outside compartment with snap, and a 1" X 4" outside compartment for a sharpening stone or cell phone. Overall size is 1 1/2" X 6" X 8".
Nylon Tool Wallet The outside is made of black nylon, and the inside is fully lined. Available in two versions; the single measures 9" wide when open, 8 3/4" high, and weighs just 3.6 oz. The double measures 10 1/2" wide when open and 9" high and weighs just 5 1/2 oz.
Cotton Rollup Tool Case Made of black cotton with purple cotton on the inside, this roll up tool holder has 9 compartments and an elastic cord to keep it rolled up. 12" wide, 12" high (7" folded) and weighs just 2 1/2 oz.
Forrests Tool Bag 4" X 8" X 1 1/2" zipper top tool bag made of black naugahyde-like material, fully padded and lined.