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    MakIng new reeds out of soda cans

    is it possible to make reed organ reeds out of soda can grade aluminum or have I stepped into a no go zone with this kind of metal.
    Instruments:
    22/8 Button accordion.

    #2
    Certainly! But they won't hold their pitch, and they'll sound *awful*.

    Other than that, they'll be fine.

    Tom M.

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      #3
      Other than sheer cost, I don't know why you'd want to do that. Spring steel and brass aren't that much more expensive than 6061-T6 at the proper thickness.

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