BPL Community Profile

Pete Staehling (staehpj1) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Pete Staehling hasn't told us about their geographical region yet.
About Me Pete Staehling has not added a biography yet.
CityBaltimore
StateMD Maryland
CountryUnited States

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Pete Staehling

Showing 1 - 10 of 360 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...36
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Latest Backpacking Dulcimer
This latest one is finished and getting mailed off to Japan today. I used some different wood that the previous ones, English walnut, black walnut, and Spanish cedar.

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
September 02, 6:31am

Latest Backpacking Dulcimer
The latest one completed is another tiny dulcimer, the model I call the Wren. This one has a new sound hole design that I think has worked out well. I think it looks and sounds great. The next p...

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
August 23, 4:09pm

New Chromatic Stick
A BPL member requested this chromatic version of my Bluebird stick dulcimer. He wanted it tuned open G rather than like a "normal" dulcimer so that is what I did. I think it came out gr...

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
August 14, 12:22pm

Guitar Stick
I liked the guitar stick (Magpie) that I built for another BPL member that I built myself one too.

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
August 08, 7:44am

Guitar Stick
Here is a picture of my latest project, a 4 string guitar stick tuned open D (D,F#,A,D). It is a bigger and therefore heavier instrument than the little sticks and dulcimers. It came in at about ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
August 02, 5:51am

Another Instrument
I am working on a 4 string guitar stick that I was commissioned to build for another BPL member. Here is a picture of how it is coming along so far.

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
July 30, 5:21pm

My latest two dulcimers
Sparrow: Bluebird:

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
July 19, 12:47pm

Musical instruments for backpacking
I think the lap models are better unless you want hold and play it like a guitar. Folks who prefer the sticks usually like them because they prefer holding it like a guitar rather than in the lap ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
July 15, 1:41pm

Dulcimer links
Thanks. I will give some thought to what kind of community discount makes sense for me to list on Gear Deals. My profit margin is pretty thin at the moment so I probably can't offer too much ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
July 15, 4:19am

Musical instruments for backpacking
I have been building dulcimers suitable for taking along backpacking and bike touring. They range from tiny to quite small compared to "normal" mountain dulcimers. They have weighed fro...

In Make Your Own Gear » Musical instruments for backpacking
July 14, 11:26am

All Reader Reviews by Pete Staehling

Showing 1 - 1 of 1 | Page: 1
 

Review

Category

Thermarest Neo-Air
I love my NeoAir (size regular). It is light, comfy, and packs small. I agree that for the price a patch kit should be included, but I don't miss the stuff sack. I have been using a ziploc ba...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
March 23, 12:04pm