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Buoy Bells

Buoy Bells

Captures the distinctive sound from over 20 coastal locations Crafted with recycled steel
Made in the USA

Full Details


  • Made in the USA: Round Pond, ME
  • Each bell echoes the distinctive and familiar tones of coastal and harbor bells (Listen to chime samples on SoundCloud)
  • Bell bodies last for over 20 years
  • Bells do not twist or tangle
  • Windcatchers can be easily replaced or switched out, or have multiples added to each bell
  • Please note: Bells are meant to rust over time; coat with polyurethane to maintain like-new appearance if desired
  • Please note: Windcatcher adds roughly 10" of height when attached to the bell
Materials
Recycled steel, powder coated to preserve steel
Care
Can be sprayed with outdoor paint or polyurethane protective coating to maintain like-new appearance
Includes
One buoy bell and one windcatcher
Dimensions
Bell: Varies from 8" x 5" x 5" to 18" x 11" x 11"; Windcatcher: 8" x 4.5" x 0.1"
Weight
Bells: Varies from 2.1 lbs to 11.05 lbs; Windcatcher: 0.15 lb
Made in the USA

Reviews


5 avg. (315 reviews)


LOVE, LOVE
12/10/2019 by MC
I love these wind chimes - love the sound they make. Purchased two for the front and back.
Love the tone
12/08/2019 by Mary
This buoy bell is beautiful . I got the Nantucket and it is well made and heavy. The only thing is it needs a strong wind, so it doesn’t chime as much as my other chime. When it does, we love it.
Beautiful
12/07/2019 by Sandra
We just love our Bouy Bell. So well made.
Beyond our Expectations
12/06/2019 by Rosemary
We couldn’t be happier with our purchase. So well made. And the tone is just beautiful. Highly recommend.
Great company
12/03/2019 by Michaelene
I bought this as a gift for Christmas, so the person has not received it yet. I like the sound of the bells, so I am sure she will also.
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Captures the distinctive sound from over 20 coastal locations Crafted with recycled steel
Enjoy the sound of the sea at home with a buoy bell. Each bell is carefully made to recreate the distinctive chime from various buoy bell locations along both coasts. The bells are made in Maine from recycled steel and built to last for at least 20 years of sea-inspired sound.

North Country Wind Bells

Jim Davidson was a lobsterman in Maine for years. Buoy bells chiming as he hauled in his lobster traps was a favorite sound—equal parts peaceful and melodic, and an indicator that he was safely close to harbor.

Jim was so enamored with the sound that he and his wife, May, began creating their own wind chimes to capture it. Their North Country Wind Bells are made at home in Maine and capture the tones of over 20 coastal and harbor bells.

Each location has a distinctive sound—from Bar Harbor to San Francisco—that Jim and May have carefully recreated. They started by recording as many local bells as they could. They then fine-tuned their own bells by ear until the sound was just right.

The bells and windcatchers are crafted from recycled steel by many of the locals in the Davidsons' small town, and should last for at least 20 years of coastal-inspired sound.
...read more Their Story

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