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  1. Sax Body and Finish
    Hello. I have one question. Does it make sense or is it even possible to put lacquer over the patina? In case I have an unlacquered sax and want it to be dark lacquer (rather very dark brown/dark grey than black). I like silver plated saxes but it is a bit of headache from what I know thus I...
  2. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    I know the whole idea to buy a unlaquered sax is the cool patina look that it eventually gets but the greenish blotches arent' the part I like to keep. So i tried a little Brasso with paper towel and rubbed out some of the main areas on the bell just to see how it would clean. Posting a few pics...
  3. Sax Body and Finish
    Hey guys. New to the forum and had a question. I'm a New Orleans sax player, and for years played on Steve Goodson's horns (I know, burn me to the stake now). I eventually got tired of his shadiness and poor customer service so I broke down and bought a brand new 82Z unlacquered tenor. Much...
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