Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Easy DIY Design and Build a Tubular-Bell Wind Chime Set from Tubes, Pipes or Rods

Easy DIY Design and Build a Tubular-Bell Wind Chime Set from Tubes, Pipes or Rods

Easy DIY Design and Build a Tubular-Bell Wind Chime Set from Tubes, Pipes or Rods

Tubular Wind Chime Design and Build CompendiumTubular Bell Wind Chime Design and Build Compendium 4.2 Meg PDF  The compendium duplicates the web site. Take it with you as a reference when you build the chime set. Also in the combo pack below.
Chime Build Combo Pack Zip 12.7 Meg, Includes the Compendium, calculators, support disk patterns, sail patterns and chime emulation software.
C9 Chord Chime Tube Calculator Zip, CEGBbD, 155 Kb   (Great for wind chimes)
Pentatonic Scale Chime Tube Calculator Zip CDEGA,155 Kb

All Musical Notes DIY Chime Tube Calculator (A=440) (Zip)
(Use this to select your own notes for base 440)
MS Excel TM  
Precalculated Chime Tube Dimensions  75 choices PDF
All Musical Notes DIY Chime Rod Calculator  Zip 155 Kb
Precalculated Chime Rod Dimensions  90 choices PDF
Wind Chime Support Disk & Striker Patterns  5.3Meg PDF, includes location markers for single point or dual point chime hang, 3-point or 4-point support disk hang, tube sizes from 1/2" to 2", size for both  a circular and a star striker, and generic patterns.
Wind Sail/Catcher Patterns  1.3 Meg PDF
Chime Support Suggestions  Single point or dual point for a soft or rigid mount.
Striker Design Suggestions  Includes traditional and non-traditional strikers
Wind Chime Emulation Software  Zip, 105 Kb original Syntrillium program from 1996 {Excellent}
Wind Chime Designer Software  Zip, 370Kb by Greg Phillips + Instructions {Very good}
In the rare case when you want tuning with a 432 Hz base use the chart below:
All Musical Notes DIY Chime Tube Calculator (A=432) (Zip) (Use this to select your own notes for base 432)
MS Excel TM



~A.

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