Search found 6 matches

by MalecHeermans
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Lawler trombones
Replies: 25
Views: 610

Re: Lawler trombones

That's all great info Sheriff - thanks for taking the time to post all that info.

I'm in the process of ordering some components now and will update when I get some stuff to try.
by MalecHeermans
Fri Jul 20, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Lawler trombones
Replies: 25
Views: 610

Re: Lawler trombones

------ I just found this site! Thanks. I'd like to catch up with youse guys concerning the Lawler trombones. He has two models; 1 and 2. 500, 508, and 500/508 for the time being. Model 1 is a bell forward design and the model 2 is a set back bell design similar to the Conn ballroom models. The mode...
by MalecHeermans
Wed Jul 11, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Hammond 12M
Replies: 3
Views: 434

Re: Hammond 12M

The M is quite shallow - sort of between an 'A' and 'C' Bach depth. The 12ML or 12MXL would be a better analog to the Schilke 51. That said the 12ML has a super comfortable rim, and is a great alternative to a 5G or a 51. I found the Hammond pieces to have a very even, contemporary sound. The overto...
by MalecHeermans
Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Modification & Repair
Topic: Curved hand grip for 3b
Replies: 5
Views: 349

Re: Curved hand grip for 3b

This doesn't address the OP because it's currently limited to large bore horns and basses, but I thought it was really interesting.

http://wisegrip.com/about-section/

Anyone get to try one of these yet?
by MalecHeermans
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: YSL-897Z
Replies: 6
Views: 337

Re: YSL-897Z

The 891Z is a great instrument. As said above I'm sure that carries over to it's smaller sibling.
by MalecHeermans
Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Slide-O-Mix Light
Replies: 10
Views: 925

Re: Slide-O-Mix Light

I use the SOM light and it's better than the regular on my Shires slide. I, as some others do, use very little of the big bottle. It goes on once, maybe twice, after a deep clean. After that it's just daily wiping of the inners and re-application of the small bottle on the stockings. Every four or f...

Go to advanced search