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Very nice home refacing job!

Has a tip opening of about 150 mm (= 1.5 cm = 5.9 inch)! Must give a huge sound!

And with those thick rails you can use stainless steel reeds, which will make your sound even bigger (and those reeds last forever)!

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I鈥檓 guessing the tip opening is .150鈥. 1.5 mm would not be 鈥渉uge鈥 but that would be my second guess.

But there is a good chance it has not been measured. With that tip rail thickness, there would be a significant difference in the tip opening as measured inside the tip rail vs outside the tip rail.

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Amazing what you can do with a belt sander...
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