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Tacta Handpan (various scales) with Hardshell Carrying Case

Tacta Handpan (various scales) with Hardshell Carrying Case


Tacta handpans are professional quality instruments made by Brazilian craftsman Rafael D’Arco. The sensitivity to the touch and amazing overtones make Tacta handpans some of the best handpans around.

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Watch Demos of 4 Different Tacta Handpan scales:

Tacta Handpans are made from stainless steel, as opposed to nitrided steel that other makers use, which results in a longer sustain (the notes ring out for a longer period of time). All Tacta Handpans come in the gold/brass color seen here in the photos.

The handpan or “hang” is a convex steel drum played with the hands and tuned with multiple notes. Each handpan is tuned to a particular scale such as major, natural minor, harmonic minor, hijaz, mixolydian, etc. Sonically the handpan is an overtone-emitting instrument that has the capacity to create many layers of sound and ethereal effects and works very well with drone instruments. Originally called the hang (pronounced “hah-ng”) the handpan was invented in 2001 by a little company in Switzerland.

Watch Demo of Tacta Handpan C# Sapphire scale:

Watch Demo of Tacta Handpan F Integral scale:

Instruments in stock ship immediately.  Hardshell backpack carrying case included with every purchase.

We are NOT currently accepting back orders for these instruments. If you would like to place an order, please contact us directly via email at info@didgeproject.com.

Tacta Handpan scales available:


Ding + 8 notes ($2500)


F Integral (featured in video) – F C Db Eb F G Ab C Eb 
F Raga Desya Todi – F A C D E F G A C
E SaByeD – E A B C# D# E F# G# B 
E Ysha Savita – E B D# E F# G# A B E 
D Celtic Minor – D A C D E F G A C 
F# Hokkaido – F# B C# D E F# G B C# 
G Oxalis – G B C D E G B C D 
E Kurd (featured in video) – E B C D E F# G A B 
C# Sapphire (featured in video) – C# G# B C# F F# G# B C#
D Sapphire – D A C D F# G A C D


Ding + 9 notes ($2700)


F Integral 9 – F C Db Eb F G Ab C Db Eb 
C Harmonic Minor 9 – G C D Eb F G Ab B C D 
G Hokkaido 9 – G C D Eb F G Ab C D F 
F# Kurd 9 – F# C# D E F# G# A B C# E
A Avalon 9 (featured in video) – A C D E F G A C D E
G Oxalista 9 (featured in video) – G B C D E G A B C D


Ding + 8 notes + 3 bottom notes ($2750) 

E SaByeD 8 + 3 (featured in video). Notes in parentheses are on underside of the drum. – (G#) A B C# D# E F# G# B (D#) (E)

Additional information

Weight41 lbs
Dimensions24 × 24 × 12 in

F Integral 8, F Raga Desya Todi 8, E SaByeD 8, E Ysha Savita 8, D Celtic Minor 8, F# Hokkaido 8, G Oxalis 8, E Kurd 8, A Avalon 9, G Oxalista 9, F Integral 9, C Harmonic Minor 9, G Hokkaido 9, F# Kurd 9, E SaByeD 8 + 3, D Sapphire 8


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