Strident Trident

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  1. gordonfurr1

    gordonfurr1 Forte User

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  2. tobylou8

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    Too much alcohol!! Hic... :roll:
     
  3. barliman2001

    barliman2001 Fortissimo User

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    Possibly a movie prop...
     
  4. rowuk

    rowuk Moderator Staff Member

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    More time than sense......
     
  5. Dale Proctor

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    Looks like the horns that are used on diesel freight train locomotives.
     
  6. Jerry Freedman

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    Simplifying triple tonguing?
     
  7. therealnod

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    I'm fairly certain I found the reason behind this. It must date back quite a ways, and it must have to do with attempting to have a horn that can play diatonic notes. I'll try to dig up the reference.
     
  8. tobylou8

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    I thought it was for playing triplets!!
     

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