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by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: King 607F rotor & King 3BF Rotor
Replies: 3
Views: 395

FS: King 607F rotor & King 3BF Rotor

I'd have to take you up on that if you had both... I've been wanting to put lacquered tuning slides on my silver 607F to go with the slide.
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Oct 27, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Closet Clean Out
Replies: 2
Views: 290

FS: Closet Clean Out

PM sent on the stand
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Ultra low price tuners
Replies: 12
Views: 2203

Ultra low price tuners

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102713.msg1218078#msg1218078"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102713.msg1218078#msg1218078]</s>Quote from: BillO on Oct 24, 2017, 12:30PM<e>[/url]</e></URL><URL url="https://www.bestorx.com/catalogsearch/result/?q=+tuner"><s>[url...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu Oct 26, 2017 5:21 am
Forum: Accessories
Topic: KY jelly as a slide lube
Replies: 17
Views: 2744

KY jelly as a slide lube

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102716.msg1218220#msg1218220"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102716.msg1218220#msg1218220]</s>Quote from: bonesmarsh on Oct 25, 2017, 08:08AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>What is sex?<br/> <br/> Glad to see I'm not the only married man on ...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Buy another Protec or...
Replies: 14
Views: 2239

Buy another Protec or...

<t>I can't offer any insight on air travel with any of my horns, but I can say that I got a Protec Max awhile back, and it's a great case for $100.  The only thing I'm not sure of with regard to the case is how it'd do on an airplane, but that aside, I can't imagine anyone needing much more than tha...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: AR Resonance Mouthpieces
Replies: 122
Views: 15026

AR Resonance Mouthpieces

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=101155.msg1209906#msg1209906"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=101155.msg1209906#msg1209906]</s>Quote from: RJMason on Aug 24, 2017, 11:21AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Hey Forum,<br/> <br/> I wanted to offer a review of the AR mouthpiece I...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:01 am
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: Odd old Courtois
Replies: 6
Views: 1708

Odd old Courtois

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102513.msg1216849#msg1216849"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102513.msg1216849#msg1216849]</s>Quote from: Edward_Solomon on Oct 14, 2017, 11:57AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Probably designed to be dual purpose over-the-shoulder and regul...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Musical Miscellany
Topic: ITF 2018 Questions
Replies: 1
Views: 1141

ITF 2018 Questions

<t>I live about 3 1/2 hours away from Iowa City, so 2018 will likely be my best opportunity to attend.  Does anyone have a ballpark figure on what registration costs will be?  I'm sure that costs vary from year to year, but going off of what they've been in the past would at least give me an idea of...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Musical Miscellany
Topic: ITF 2018 Questions
Replies: 1
Views: 1141

ITF 2018 Questions

<t>I live about 3 1/2 hours away from Iowa City, so 2018 will likely be my best opportunity to attend.  Does anyone have a ballpark figure on what registration costs will be?  I'm sure that costs vary from year to year, but going off of what they've been in the past would at least give me an idea of...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Music, Concerts, and Recordings
Topic: Powerhouse Low Brass Recordings
Replies: 25
Views: 1828

Powerhouse Low Brass Recordings

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100359.msg1197112#msg1197112"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100359.msg1197112#msg1197112]</s>Quote from: JWykell on Jun 05, 2017, 10:42AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>When I listened to this click on my phone speakers it was all bass trom...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu Jun 08, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: eBay: Edwards with missing parts?
Replies: 17
Views: 1295

eBay: Edwards with missing parts?

<t>Wow, you weren't kidding with regard to his reluctance to answer questions.<br/> <br/> Heaven forbid people want a little more information on what they might be buying.  "I don't know what trombone valves or slides are".  About five minutes of research would alleviate that issue, considering that...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Jun 02, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Musical Miscellany
Topic: Music for Two Trombones and a Tuba?
Replies: 3
Views: 558

Music for Two Trombones and a Tuba?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100321.msg1196674#msg1196674"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100321.msg1196674#msg1196674]</s>Quote from: jackbird on Jun 02, 2017, 08:56AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Try tuba peter. He has some trios and quartets you might be able to us...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Jun 02, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Musical Miscellany
Topic: Music for Two Trombones and a Tuba?
Replies: 3
Views: 558

Music for Two Trombones and a Tuba?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100321.msg1196674#msg1196674"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100321.msg1196674#msg1196674]</s>Quote from: jackbird on Jun 02, 2017, 08:56AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Try tuba peter. He has some trios and quartets you might be able to us...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri Jun 02, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: Musical Miscellany
Topic: Music for Two Trombones and a Tuba?
Replies: 3
Views: 558

Music for Two Trombones and a Tuba?

<t>A few friends and I have been rehearsing some small brass ensemble (think Lucky Chops/Youngblood/No BS) music for the past several months, but as of right now, there are only myself, another trombonist, and a tuba player.  If anyone here happens to know any trumpet and/or saxophone players in the...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Sun May 28, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: Beginners and Returning Trombonists
Topic: New trombone buy
Replies: 28
Views: 1778

New trombone buy

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=98541.msg1184550#msg1184550"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=98541.msg1184550#msg1184550]</s>Quote from: BGuttman on Mar 10, 2017, 04:51PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>He originally asked for a comparison of the Yamaha 882 versus a Bach 42A...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri May 26, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: Trombonists
Topic: Who is your favorite bone player?
Replies: 206
Views: 19332

Who is your favorite bone player?

My two favorites right now are Mike Soprano, formerly from Streetlight Manifesto (Nadav Nirenberg is good as well, but I always thought Mike's sound was more versatile) and Josh Holcomb from Lucky Chops. 
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri May 26, 2017 10:16 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Stolen Greg Black mouthpiece
Replies: 103
Views: 4579

Stolen Greg Black mouthpiece

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100191.msg1195626#msg1195626"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100191.msg1195626#msg1195626]</s>Quote from: jbeckett on May 26, 2017, 09:57AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>gents-<br/> i was the guy who let zack know about the piece being on e...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri May 26, 2017 8:30 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: cheap ebay mutes
Replies: 6
Views: 540

cheap ebay mutes

Since you weren't 100% satisfied, did you ask for your money back?  Image
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu May 25, 2017 4:54 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Clothside case that fits large OR small bore?
Replies: 17
Views: 1133

Clothside case that fits large OR small bore?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100111.msg1195238#msg1195238"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100111.msg1195238#msg1195238]</s>Quote from: dj kennedy on May 24, 2017, 03:20AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>[really  like  the  new  protec  MAXX   <br/>  not  pricy    trim   ...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Sat May 20, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, Concerts, and Recordings
Topic: nice trombone solo pieces
Replies: 6
Views: 564

nice trombone solo pieces

<t>Speaking of Pryor, Annie Laurie Air Varie is a good one.  It's not too difficult but it has some passages that are very similar to Blue Bells.<br/> <br/> Worlds Apart by Frank Gulino is a beautiful piece that's fun to play (I'm not a huge fan of the middle part of it, but I love the beginning and...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri May 19, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB Getzen 3047 and Yamaha Xeno
Replies: 8
Views: 641

WTB Getzen 3047 and Yamaha Xeno

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100042.msg1194445#msg1194445"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100042.msg1194445#msg1194445]</s>Quote from: Adrianct729 on May 19, 2017, 09:58AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>As the title says.  PM or email me with details if you have one for...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu May 18, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: Notices from TTF Members
Topic: Brass pro shop in Omaha, Nebraska
Replies: 3
Views: 457

Brass pro shop in Omaha, Nebraska

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100024.msg1194264#msg1194264"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100024.msg1194264#msg1194264]</s>Quote from: trittenberger on May 18, 2017, 10:35AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Hello all!<br/> <br/> My name is Tate Rittenberger and I have rec...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu May 18, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: Notices from TTF Members
Topic: Brass pro shop in Omaha, Nebraska
Replies: 3
Views: 457

Brass pro shop in Omaha, Nebraska

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100024.msg1194264#msg1194264"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100024.msg1194264#msg1194264]</s>Quote from: trittenberger on May 18, 2017, 10:35AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Hello all!<br/> <br/> My name is Tate Rittenberger and I have rec...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Wed May 17, 2017 3:05 pm
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: Another Rash of eBay Scams
Replies: 3
Views: 565

Another Rash of eBay Scams

<t>This is the second time I've seen this exact same listing on eBay, this time under a different account.  The scammer is probably hijacking accounts in good standing to make it look legit.  <br/> <br/> Either the bids are shill bids, or some people actually think the auction is legit, because if t...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Wed May 17, 2017 3:05 pm
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: Another Rash of eBay Scams
Replies: 3
Views: 565

Another Rash of eBay Scams

<t>This is the second time I've seen this exact same listing on eBay, this time under a different account.  The scammer is probably hijacking accounts in good standing to make it look legit.  <br/> <br/> Either the bids are shill bids, or some people actually think the auction is legit, because if t...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Wed May 17, 2017 12:13 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Would you buy an instrument without seeing it??
Replies: 155
Views: 7286

Would you buy an instrument without seeing it??

You can add me to the "bought a trombone from DJ sight unseen" group.  Just bought an Olds Super from him.  I'm honestly more excited to see what I'll be getting than I would be if I'd seen it ahead of time. 
by ttf_Blackthorne
Wed May 17, 2017 12:13 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Would you buy an instrument without seeing it??
Replies: 155
Views: 7286

Would you buy an instrument without seeing it??

You can add me to the "bought a trombone from DJ sight unseen" group.  Just bought an Olds Super from him.  I'm honestly more excited to see what I'll be getting than I would be if I'd seen it ahead of time. 
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri May 12, 2017 6:21 am
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: Removing lacquer
Replies: 10
Views: 1256

Removing lacquer

<t>I've used both EZ-Off and Citristrip.  EZ-Off works better if you want to spray it on and wipe it right off, but it can discolor the brass if you leave it on too long (Brasso seems to fix that though).  Citristrip works fine if you only have limited ventilation, don't want to deal with highly cau...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri May 12, 2017 6:21 am
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: Removing lacquer
Replies: 10
Views: 1256

Removing lacquer

<t>I've used both EZ-Off and Citristrip.  EZ-Off works better if you want to spray it on and wipe it right off, but it can discolor the brass if you leave it on too long (Brasso seems to fix that though).  Citristrip works fine if you only have limited ventilation, don't want to deal with highly cau...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu May 11, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: Beginners and Returning Trombonists
Topic: Suggestions
Replies: 15
Views: 965

Suggestions

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99373.msg1190400#msg1190400"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99373.msg1190400#msg1190400]</s>Quote from: BGuttman on Apr 20, 2017, 09:07PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>If that's the goal, see if you can find a Buccin (dragon head trombone)....
by ttf_Blackthorne
Sun May 07, 2017 9:24 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: custom trombone
Replies: 37
Views: 1562

custom trombone

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99765.msg1192663#msg1192663"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99765.msg1192663#msg1192663]</s>Quote from: bonenick on Yesterday at 07:57 AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I played some Monette horns, they may look weird at times, but they alwa...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri May 05, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: custom trombone
Replies: 37
Views: 1562

custom trombone

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99765.msg1192543#msg1192543"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99765.msg1192543#msg1192543]</s>Quote from: Matt K on May 05, 2017, 01:40PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>They claim its a bach.. what model??? 36? has a narrow crook... narrow fla...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Fri May 05, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: custom trombone
Replies: 37
Views: 1562

custom trombone

<t>I think I'd much rather look at the F attachment tubing than whatever that is.  <br/> <br/> Also:<br/> <br/> QuoteSome wear and some dings on the bottom slide crook.<br/> Yeah, just a little wear.  It looks like it tried to hit itself with a hammer there to put itself out of its misery.<br/> <br/...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu May 04, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: Special price on Pbone lol
Replies: 5
Views: 537

Special price on Pbone lol

Apparently he's trying to sell musical instruments to the same crowd he sells the Louis Vuitton bags and Rolex watches to.
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu May 04, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: Special price on Pbone lol
Replies: 5
Views: 537

Special price on Pbone lol

Apparently he's trying to sell musical instruments to the same crowd he sells the Louis Vuitton bags and Rolex watches to.
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu May 04, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: Am I The Only One To Cringe?
Replies: 22
Views: 1792

Am I The Only One To Cringe?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99443.msg1191740#msg1191740"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99443.msg1191740#msg1191740]</s>Quote from: Larry Preston Roberson on Apr 29, 2017, 03:33PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>You mean like this?<br/> <URL url="https://reverb.com/item...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu Apr 27, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: Beer while practicing
Replies: 41
Views: 2095

Beer while practicing

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=98915.msg1186855#msg1186855"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=98915.msg1186855#msg1186855]</s>Quote from: BassCase on Mar 26, 2017, 06:17PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>When I have a difficult passage to work through, I have a beer or a glas...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu Oct 20, 2016 8:24 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Would you buy an instrument without seeing it??
Replies: 155
Views: 7286

Would you buy an instrument without seeing it??

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=57936.msg1161036#msg1161036"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=57936.msg1161036#msg1161036]</s>Quote from: crazytrombonist505 on Oct 16, 2016, 04:57AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I bought all my trombones on eBay without looking at them in-p...
by ttf_Blackthorne
Thu Sep 22, 2016 1:37 pm
Forum: Polls
Topic: What horn(s) do you play on?
Replies: 50
Views: 5397

What horn(s) do you play on?

<t>Both of the trombones I currently own are Kings, as listed in my signature.  I got the 607F for an absolute steal back when I was in high school (I found it on eBay and if I remember right I paid no more than $250 with shipping for it) and for an intermediate horn, it sounds fantastic.  Unfortuna...

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