[Bell Historians] Riverside Carillon.

Roderic Bickerton rodbick at 2jiuBMQn8uxs6YZUomr6MQxt5dskfoiyh9WqukRXDiHsXR5n4-J1OKQEHf0cJ362dMzx2m5F86rM_G5a.yahoo.invalid
Sat Oct 30 15:12:51 BST 2010

Hoe very odd, Hoe on earth can you sensibly determine an inside diameter at
the lip the shape being a curve?
sounds an implaudable explanation.

On 24 October 2010 15:46, alanaj8283 <aaj.buswell at BYBke48dPYMFQOfXRAQLMeDdCT8lyi977xUKeQTMHIMh9SGPXZkWE9qnkqshi5WAlrncg2PrPFv8MuO7djhD2KU-yEmz.yahoo.invalid> wrote:

> My attention has been drawn to the fact that there may be two ways of
> measuring a bell's diameter. Bell No.7 of the G&J Riverside Carillon,
> weighing only 15lbs, has been measured as 7" (no typo error)on the outside
> (lip to lip)but in the G&J Tuning Books it is given as 5 7/8". The
> measurements have been checked by my informer and shows the smaller
> measurement to be that of the INSIDE of the bell. What of the other bells
> here, I wonder?
> Is this the usual practice of Cyril or may be anyone else?
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