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Our Bosun's Pipes are authentic pipes used by
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Item Description: US Navy Boatswain's Pipe PIPE-0001
Each lanyard custom made to ensure you have a proper fit. Our lanyards are constructed to meet the requirements of US Navy Uniform Regulations. Please specify your height and physical build/frame size when ordering to assist in the construction of your lanyard.
The following is an excerpt from the uniform regulations that addresses proper wear of the lanyard:
5404. BOATSWAIN'S PIPE AND LANYARD. The boatswain's pipe and lanyard may be worn around the neck while carrying out official ceremonial duties and military watches. The lanyard is braided with Belfast cord in a traditional style and sennit. When hanging free, the bottom of the pipe shall not fall below the top of the belt. Wear white lanyards with dark/blue uniforms and black lanyards with white uniforms. Men place the pipe in the left breast pocket when not in use. Women wearing Service Dress Blue place the boatswain's pipe attached to the lanyard between the top and second button of their jacket when not in use. Do not wear them on liberty.
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What is the Bosun's Pipe or Boatswain's Call? For starters, the Boatswain, or Bosun, is in charge of the deck crew. The Bosun's Pipe, sometimes referred to as a Boatswain's whistle, is infamously known for its shrill sound, which can be heard over the noise of high winds and heavy seas and is used for signaling the crew.