Conn French Horn

Horn bell

The Conn is a work in progress, this gallery will be added to as work progresses. The bell of the Conn was very crumpled when the horn arrived. In my haste to start work I removed some of the bell and slide damage before taking pictures.  See more...

Baritone horn

Baritone stripped

This baritone came in with a number of leaks and lots of dents! The request was to make it playable again, and a quote was given with consideration to making the baritone usable for some time to come. Repairing older, well known makes of instruments can often work out cheaper than purchasing a new low priced instrument. In many cases they have a better sound and will last longer.  See more...

Regent cornet - Stuck slide and split slide outer

Cornet with lead pipe and slide removed

This cornet came in with a stuck tuning slide athough on further examination the lead pipe had become twisted and there was a split in the stuning slide outer where it joined the lead pipe. The slide was released, the lead pipe was removed and the split patched.   See More...

Tuba dent removal

Tuba dent removal

This tuba came from another repairer who does not have the equipment to handle large brass. The request was for limited repairs by removing just the major dents for his customer. The magnetic dent removal system to remove dents from the 3rd branch without taking the instrument apart (seen below the main bow in the photos).  See more...