anyone got any tips on making tuned flutes out of bamboo?

i have made flutes before out of bamboo and thet turned out ok but i had the hole size and position draw on the bamboo by a professanil flute maker so i was wondering if anyone had any tips on making a bamboo flute i understand scales and tunig and such i play alot of instruments its just making a good one thats the trick

cvianna17 years ago
Here are some websites some flute making. By the way pvc also makes great flutes and is easy to work with.
If you do a google search you will find at least three different sites with this info
rickharris7 years ago
Search youtube for xaphoon there is a video of them being made out of bamboo