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Meh, they just didn't get everything lined up properly. Can't tell for sure where the error is without looking at the horn closely. Bell brace too short/long? Brace slightly misplaced? Bend in bell less/greater than design? Bow curve wider/narrower than design? Could be a combination of things. It's an old Italian product, what do you expect?

If the joints are air tight, they will have no effect on the performance of the horn.
 

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Again, it's sloppy fitment of the various bits. If the mechanism works (pads line up with tone holes) and the joint's air tight, the rest of it doesn't matter and is just a minor aesthetic concern. Inside the bell, where no one will ever see it.

It's something to note, once, and then forget about.
 

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You know, it could also have been that the cutoff fixture for the bell, or for the bow, got out of square. There are several potential root causes. If the bell notes play in tune, you need never think of it again. We're not talking about super-precision equipment here; saxophones are made out of sheet metal.
 
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