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    Stuff For Sale Rule Clarification

    TL;DR If you're selling stuff, post in the right place, please.

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    Howdy, folks.

    We've been seeing a few new members come in and essentially post ads, mostly in the form of,...
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    "Phil" not "Pete."

    "Phil" not "Pete."
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    I'm planning on being immortal. So far, I'm...

    I'm planning on being immortal. So far, I'm doing a great job of it.
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    Yani Alto & Tenor Comparisons

    Not yet finished, but still worth a peek: http://thesax.info/Yani_Comparisons/Compare2.html.

    I've added all the pictures up to and including the A-2 & A-600, but not all the descriptions. Roll...
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    Non-musical ones for me include driving the...

    Non-musical ones for me include driving the Pacific Coast Highway and the raised highway over the water in Florida. (I think those are US 1 and 101, respectively.) I'd want to do it in a luxury...
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    I'll start. I've actually done quite a few that...

    I'll start. I've actually done quite a few that were on the list:

    * I wanted to direct an orchestra or band.
    * I wanted to be on a CD, to experience the recording studio and stuff.
    * I wanted...
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    Musical Bucket List

    A "bucket list" is a list of things you want to do before you die.

    One of our Admins, Jim, mentioned that he wanted to go to to the NAMM show as one of his "bucket list" things. What's in your...
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    I seem not to have updated this thread in awhile....

    I seem not to have updated this thread in awhile. I just finished installing the vBulletin 4.2.2pl4 update. RSVP if you see any problems.

    Sorry for the lack of notice. This one was going to be...
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    I did a quick Google and I found a very nice PDF...

    I did a quick Google and I found a very nice PDF -- with pictures! -- on Italian saxophones. The article says, "... While in Verona the 'Leonildo Desidera e Figli' firm increasingly copied the...
  10. ClarinetPages is kewl. I've killed a couple...

    ClarinetPages is kewl. I've killed a couple hours there, in the past. Someday I'll compose a website full of nothing but insanely great links. When I retire :).
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    Nice article from Cybersax...

    Nice article from Cybersax, before his website went away (archive.org link). One thing to note is that there were different wash types. Another thing to note is that it was an option on a lot of...
  12. Just because I had a couple minutes before lunch...

    Just because I had a couple minutes before lunch ended, one of our forum sponsors, QuinnTheEskimo, recently sold an almost new low C Buffet basset horn for $8000. Brand spankin' new, the Buffet is...
  13. 1994/5. Look at the charts for "Harmony...

    1994/5. Look at the charts for "Harmony Clarinet" on Steve's website. If you want to get really specific and/or just want to confirm the year, you can contact Buffet through their website.

    The,...
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    :P Hey, I have pictures to back me up. However,...

    :P Hey, I have pictures to back me up. However, it's really a badge and not a stamp, if you want to go with that distinction.

    Anyhow, I'm not seeing OP deliver, so I'm closing the thread.
  15. Have you thought about doing a Kickstarter or...

    Have you thought about doing a Kickstarter or similar?
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    If the question is, "Is this really an R13?" I'm...

    If the question is, "Is this really an R13?" I'm inclined to say that it isn't. R13s do have model designations on some of their horns. However, the stamp isn't on the bell. If you flip through...
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    Not much, I'd assume. I'll delete this thread...

    Not much, I'd assume.

    I'll delete this thread tomorrow if OP doesn't actually post a question.
  18. Will the real Yanagisawa A-6 please stand up?

    (Cross-posted on SOTW.)

    As some of you might know, I've been researching Yanagisawa. I've got some preliminary stuff posted, but I keep editing. When I edit, if find inconsistencies.

    I've...
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    1945, according to the serial number chart....

    1945, according to the serial number chart.

    While browsing Steve's website, I noticed that he has some pics from a 1936 catalog. Selmer had a "jazz" metal clarinet with plateau keywork. I think...
  20. Instructions In Pictures! Click the picture to...

    Instructions In Pictures! Click the picture to see it full size.

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  21. There are literally thousands of folks that made...

    There are literally thousands of folks that made clarinets. (And, FWIW, if we're talking 1900s-teens, it'd be Boosey & Company and Hawkes & Son. IIRC, they merged in the 1930s. Selmer started...
  22. http://www.jmichael.jp They're a Japanese...

    http://www.jmichael.jp

    They're a Japanese company that has or buys from Chinese factories. Website quote: "All instruments are supervised by our Japanese engineers and are carefully inspected...
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    You should also know the only words in the...

    You should also know the only words in the English language that has fewer syllables than vowels, then. Answer without Googling :P.

    re: LocalTalk, I'm extremely glad I don't have to worry about...
  24. Thread: Barrels

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    I was more ducking and running because, depending...

    I was more ducking and running because, depending on the metal clarinet's design -- and I'm thinking more along the lines of a "skeleton" metal clarinet -- the barrel wall thickness really isn't that...
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    We could talk about metal clarinets. /me: ducks...

    We could talk about metal clarinets.
    /me: ducks and runs
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