Brass Instrument Repair Services at West Music
- The slides are pulled and the instrument is inspected for foreign objects in the tubing.
- The instrument is cleaned and sanitized.
- Any loose braces are soldered at additional charge.
- Any felts, corks, water key corks or faulty springs are replaced.
- The mouthpiece is polished and the shank tip is rounded out (true). Stuck mouthpieces are pulled.
- All slides are cleaned; corrosion is removed and then lubricated. Aligned and the instrument is assembled and tested.
- Pistons and rotors are checked for proper fit and operation. Necessary adjustments are made and rotors are re-strung.
|Trumpet||$60||French Horn, Single||$85|
|Cornet||$60||French Horn, Double||$97|
|Trombone||$60||3 Valve Tuba||$90|
|Trombone, Single rotor||$65||4 Valve Tuba||$105|
|Trombone, Double rotor||$85||Mellophone||$70|
|Baritone, 3-valve||$70||Marching French Horn||$70|
|Euphonium||$80||4 Valve Rotor||$125|
|Stuck mouthpiece||No charge|
|Stuck Slide||$12.00 each||Includes removing stuck slides from instrument, clean and lubricate|
|Frozen Slide||$25.00 each||Includes unsoldering of slide and extraction of inside slide tubes. Includes chemical cleaning of slide|
|Soft Solder Joints||$20.00 each|
|Silver Solder Joints||$20.00 each|
|French Horn rotors||$20.00 each||Clean, adjust, oil and restring (no flush)|
|Replace water key springs||$3.00 each||Included with PC|
|Replace water key corks||$1.25 each||Included with PC|
|Polish Silver Trumpet/Trombone||$30.00||Only with flush. Includes hand rag of all inter-slide tubes.|
|Polish Silver Baritone||$77.00||Only with flush. Includes hand rag of all inter-slide tubes.|
|Polish Silver Tuba||$115.00||Only with flush. Includes hand rag of all inter-slide tubes.|
By Quote Only
|Trombone slide repair|
|Straighten bent pistons, casings and rotors|
|Adjust rotors for side and endplay|
|Align bent body, bell or tubing|
* These prices are average estimates only. Exact estimates will be provided upon inspection of the instrument. Estimates available at no charge.