David Weber’s Complete Set of 5 Tabuteau Reeds of 1963 in High Magnification

Both sides of each reed are shown. Reed # 6 was made by David Weber and scraped upon by Tabuteau. Photographs by Nancy Lehrer.

Reed #1 Side 1: Total length 70 mm; staple at 46 mm; width at tip 6.5 mm.
Reed #1 Side 2
Reed #2 Side 1: Total length 70 mm; staple at 46 mm; width at tip 7.0 mm. The blades are caught one within the other!
Reed #2 Side 2
Reed #3 Side 1: Total length 70.5 mm; staple at 47.5 mm; width at tip 6.5 mm.
Reed #3 Side 2
Reed #4 Side 1: Total length 70 mm; staple at 47.5 mm; width at tip 7.0 mm.
Reed #4 Side 2
Reed #5 Side 1: Total length 69 mm; staple at 46.6 mm; width at tip 7.0 mm
Reed #5 Side 2
Reed #6 Side 1: Total length 67.5 mm; staple at 46 mm; width at tip 6.5 mm
Reed #6 Side 2