How to Blow a Conch Shell?

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Not only can you hear the ocean from a conch shell you can play it too. You will need an almost perfect shell, a file and some sandpaper. After a little bit of sanding you can blow into the shell for a great sound. Using a conch shell for a horn www.ehow.com
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You make a conch shell produce sound by vibrating your lips on one end of it, the concept is one similar to that of using a trumpet or french horn.
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Conch shells come from a species of sea snails called marine gastropod mollusks. They come in varying shades from pink to white and golden brown. People use conchs as decoration,
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You must make the correct buzzing sound with your lips held tightly...
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According to the folks at Fermi Lab, conch shells are formed in a natural Fibonacci sequence. "In the simplest form of this sequence, each number is the sum of the previous two
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Blowing in a conch shell can be fun but difficult. First, take a conch shell, cut the tip off the shell and form a mouthpiece on the shell and then you blow into it to get a sound. Your lips are what makes the sound. If you have a small conch shell it will make higher sounds and if you have a large conch shell it will produce low sounds. It is hard to blow into a conch shell because it requires alot of air being pushed inside. You can make up little songs just by blowing in a conch shell. Have fun with it. It is fun and entertaining. For more information look here: www.boatus.com;
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