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  1. Sax Body and Finish
    I live in a very small studio apartment, and I live in a humid area as well. Between the salty humidity of the coastal air and my breath, my awesome Buescher TH&C is developing a coat of rust a little at a time. I always wipe it down and swab it out. I have tried adding desiccants to the case...
  2. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Tried out a few Tenor Saxophones at Music Discount Warehouse at South Bend , IN today and ended up buying a Roy Benson TS-202 Tenor Student. I liked the playability over the "advanced" Roy Benson TS-302 as well as the Orpheo Tenor. The Orpheo had wonderful deep rich tones to it though...
  3. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hello all, Some of my needle springs have developed a fine fuzz of rust. I suspect this is because of 'condensation' dripping out of the middle C tone hole (and nearby tone holes) onto the springs below, and I'm so far too much of a newbie to have picked up on this earlier to prevent it...
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