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A reed of my C blues harp went broken and I don't have the opportunity to replace the harp or the reed board until I need it.

As a improvised solution, I thought of cutting a reed-shaped piece out of a brass foil (because I think reed are made of brass) and placing it in the harp somehow.

Are there any better solutions or advices for this?

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Typically they are brass but other metals such as aluminum and steel have been used. That's great if you can reverse engineer it with a good pair of calipers. Inside the instrument they are attached to the reed plate with screws. Make sure to use a similar material to the surrounding reeds, tune the reed, and gap it to the slot properly. Here's a site with good pictures of the internals: https://fredrikhertzberg.com/category/maintenance/

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