How Steelpans Steeldrums Instruments are made

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How Steelpans Steeldrums Instruments are made How Steelpans Steeldrums Instruments are made How Steelpans Steeldrums Instruments are made. Making a SteelPan is an art! It is time consuming and requires patience, skill and practice. The working methods can be different and if you need more details, we recommend you to read the following book: 'Steel Pan Tuning: A Handbook for Steel Pan Making and Tuning' by Ulf Kronmon. Choosing the drum We are using new, specially manufactured, drums to avoid fumes from oils or chemicals what could be stored in used barrels. The standard size 23” SteelPan is made from 55gallon drum and 18-gauge steel. How Steelpans Steeldrums Instruments are made Sinking For sinking is used a special hammer with shortened handle [...]