Brass repairs

Brass

All prices below are a guide only. You will be given an accurate quotation when the instrument has been inspected by a technician. If we find that extra work is required after commencement of the quoted work, we will contact you. We will then discuss options and pricing prior to commencement of any extra work. We aim to always have your instrument playing at its best.

Trumpet Service

  • Disassemble
  • Ultrasonically and/or Chemically clean – valves, slides and body
  • Lubricate valves and slides
  • Minor dent work (where accessible)
  • Replace water key corks as required
  • Check alignment – valves and slides
  • Reassemble
  • Round mouthpiece shank as required
  • Play test

Bb Trumpet, C Trumpet, Cornet, Flugel Horn – $150
Other Trumpets/Cornets – POA

  • Add $80 for rotor valves
  • Add $30 for 4 valve instruments
  • Remove stuck slide or valve – $30 each
  • Solder Points – $30 each point
  • Lap Valve – $30
  • Synthetic Oils used (Hetman) – Add $40 (comes with products)

Trombone Service

  • Disassemble
  • Ultrasonically and/or Chemically clean – rotors, slides and body
  • Minor dent work (where accessible)
  • Check main slide for dents and alignment
  • Replace water key corks as required
  • Lubricate rotors and slides
  • Check alignment – valves and slides
  • Reassemble
  • Round mouthpiece shank as required
  • Play test

Tenor Trombone – $170
Bb/F Trombone – $240
Bass Trombone – $255

  • Remove stuck slide or valve – $30 each
  • Solder Points – $30 each point
  • Lap Valve – $30

French Horn

  • Disassemble
  • Ultrasonically and/or Chemically clean – slides, rotors, valves and body
  • Minor dent work (where accessible)
  • Round mouthpiece shank as required
  • Check alignment – valves and slides
  • Reassemble
  • Replace rotor strings as required
  • Play test

Single Horn – $285
Double Horn – $395
Triple Horn – $450

  • Remove stuck slide or valve – $30 each
  • Solder Points – $30 each point
  • Lap Valve – $30

Low Brass

  • Disassemble
  • Ultrasonically and/or Chemically clean – slides, rotors, valves and body
  • Minor dent work (where accessible)
  • Check alignment – valves and slides
  • Round mouthpiece shank as required
  • Reassemble
  • Playtest

Baritone and Euphonium – $250
Tuba – $300

  • Add $100 for rotor valves
  • Add $35 for each valve over 3 (ie 4 valve + $35, 5 valve + $70)
  • Remove stuck slide or valve – $30 each
  • Solder Points – $30 each point
  • Lap Valve – $30

Optional Extras and Miscellaneous Repairs

Please contact us for a quote on any of the following repairs:

  • Hand polish
  • Pearls – replace or repair key tops
  • Lapping slides and realignment
  • Major dent work
  • Soldering
  • Custom key work or braces
  • Brace Replacement
  • Leadpipe Replacement
  • Valve Spring Replacement
  • Waterkey Cork Replacement
  • Waterkey Spring Replacement
  • Replace water key – range of different options including Joy key, Amado
 
 

Overhauls and Restorations

All restorations and overhauls are quoted on a case by case basis after inspection. Please call to book a time with our technicians.

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