Bodhran Tippers come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Each one is a custom piece that reflects
the drummers style. These hardwood tippers range in length from 6.5 inches to 9.5 inches. They weigh
between 25 grams and 50 grams. The end of the tipper can be bell shaped, tapered, tear-drop or straight
separated by a shaft that can be smooth or ridged. Weights can be inserted into the ends of
Here are some examples of tippers I have created:
# 1 - Bell end, 4/5 split thumb rest, 9 inches, 38 grams
# 2 - Tear-drop end, smooth shaft, 8 inches, 34 grams
# 3 - Tapered end, 4/5 split thumb rest, 9 inches, 31 grams
# 4 - Tapered end, 4/5 split ribbed shaft, 9 inches, 31 grams
# 5 - Tear-drop end, 4/5 split thumb rest, 8 inches, 25 grams
Should you wish a tipper, I would be happy to show you what I have in stalk. The cost is $30 CAN per tipper
plus shipping. If additional end weight is desired, there is an added cost based on your requirements.
My contact link is below.