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by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: adjustable balancer
Replies: 7
Views: 78

adjustable balancer

the handling is great for alto playing in the outside slide position. Cause the alto with the shorter part over
the shoulter is not well balanced and a counterweight inside the tuningslide, as like the Conn 34H doesn,t work well.
No noticabe effect on the sound.
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: adjustable balancer
Replies: 7
Views: 78

adjustable balancer

the handling is great for alto playing in the outside slide position. Cause the alto with the shorter part over
the shoulter is not well balanced and a counterweight inside the tuningslide, as like the Conn 34H doesn,t work well.
No noticabe effect on the sound.
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Bach 8 mouthpiece questions
Replies: 8
Views: 285

Bach 8 mouthpiece questions

The 8 has a wider flatter rim than the 7 and 9. i am right?
But the throat size is the same.
by ttf_heinz gries
Tue Jan 30, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: adjustable balancer
Replies: 7
Views: 78

adjustable balancer

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=104192.msg1230456#msg1230456"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=104192.msg1230456#msg1230456]</s>Quote from: oslide on Jan 26, 2018, 05:32PM<e>[/url]</e></URL><br/> Besides, I'd put it on the other leg of the crook in order to avoi...
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Jan 26, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: adjustable balancer
Replies: 7
Views: 78

adjustable balancer

<r>with the help of a Riedl Hinge Box, i made an adjustable balancer/counterweght.<br/> <br/> <IMG src="https://i.imgur.com/J6CCHos.jpg"><s>[img]</s><URL url="https://i.imgur.com/J6CCHos.jpg">https://i.imgur.com/J6CCHos.jpg</URL><e>[/img]</e></IMG><br/> <URL url="https://i.imgur.com/J6CCHos.jpg"><s>...
by ttf_heinz gries
Tue Jan 23, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle
Replies: 56
Views: 322

sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103969.msg1229651#msg1229651"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103969.msg1229651#msg1229651]</s>Quote from: Le.Tromboniste on Jan 22, 2018, 04:30PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I had to play alto on Schumann 3 with a modern orchestra last su...
by ttf_heinz gries
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle
Replies: 56
Views: 322

sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle

<r>Back to my topic. I will buy one with a roundet rim and test it on my modern alto.<br/> Perhabs the shallow cup gives a nice alto sound. <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/smile.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/smile.gif">http://tromboneforum.org/Smile...
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Jan 19, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle
Replies: 56
Views: 322

sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103969.msg1229170#msg1229170"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103969.msg1229170#msg1229170]</s>Quote from: Stan on Yesterday at 11:43 AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I had one with my Egger.  The purists usually hate it.  I loved it.  Nice ...
by ttf_heinz gries
Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:48 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle
Replies: 56
Views: 322

sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle

<r>does the sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle have a double cup?<br/> The drawing on his website suggests that<br/> <br/> <URL url="https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1LoDW4gRMlgkTFEHY2GAgRhXbY2CD40DUKndlpC_kheQ/present#slide=id.gf0634034f_0_7"><s>[url=https://docs.google.com/presentatio...
by ttf_heinz gries
Wed Dec 27, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Small, shallow, v-cup options
Replies: 5
Views: 63

Small, shallow, v-cup options

also Stork T2, T3
by ttf_heinz gries
Sun Dec 10, 2017 5:58 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Jet Tone mouthpieces
Replies: 11
Views: 81

Jet Tone mouthpieces

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103418.msg1224002#msg1224002"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103418.msg1224002#msg1224002]</s>Quote from: vegasbound on Dec 10, 2017, 05:39AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I have an original BM. And also one of the new remakes (by Schilke) ...
by ttf_heinz gries
Thu Dec 07, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: My Mini Bass
Replies: 18
Views: 163

My Mini Bass

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103379.msg1223609#msg1223609"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103379.msg1223609#msg1223609]</s>Quote from: pete edwards on Dec 07, 2017, 11:45AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>cool! how did it play?<br/> <br/> intonation was good. Tone, small...
by ttf_heinz gries
Thu Dec 07, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: My Mini Bass
Replies: 18
Views: 163

My Mini Bass

both Voigt built for Frost, i had had a C/Bb built by Helmut
by ttf_heinz gries
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: My Mini Bass
Replies: 18
Views: 163

My Mini Bass

<r>Günter Frost in germany once build this kind of trombones, better say, Helmut Voigt built it and he saled<br/> them under his name. His website doesn,t exist anymore. I found only some pictures on a facebook site.<br/> <br/> <URL url="https://www.facebook.com/pg/ConmotoDesignOffice/photos/?tab=al...
by ttf_heinz gries
Mon Nov 27, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Need Suggestions for Alto Trombone Mouthpiece
Replies: 39
Views: 178

Need Suggestions for Alto Trombone Mouthpiece

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103087.msg1222195#msg1222195"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103087.msg1222195#msg1222195]</s>Quote from: ssking2b on Nov 27, 2017, 09:39AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I have found a Shilke 45B.  It works very well.<br/> <br/> for its sma...
by ttf_heinz gries
Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Need Suggestions for Alto Trombone Mouthpiece
Replies: 39
Views: 178

Need Suggestions for Alto Trombone Mouthpiece

What alto do you play?
by ttf_heinz gries
Sun Nov 12, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Marcinkiewicz 10
Replies: 3
Views: 60

Marcinkiewicz 10

Hello
somebody here, who have experience with the Marcinkiewicz 10 vs the Marcinkiewicz 11,
sound and balance of the two pieces? Both seemed to be nearly the same.
(perhabs Ben Griffin?)
by ttf_heinz gries
Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:43 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Silver rimmed, gold cupped mouthpiece
Replies: 20
Views: 119

Silver rimmed, gold cupped mouthpiece

i have a mouthpiece, rim and inner cup silver plated, the rest ist gold plated. Was no problem.
Image
by ttf_heinz gries
Sat Nov 04, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Looking for a type of mouthpiece
Replies: 22
Views: 127

Looking for a type of mouthpiece

<t>New York Collection Trombone Mouthpiece K28<br/> Inner Diameter : 9.32" or 23.673mm<br/> Bore Size : .234" or5.947mm<br/> <br/> These duplications of the original New York Models have proven to be among the most popular of the entire New York Collection.<br/> <br/> This cup is very deep, especial...
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:23 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Like a modern Bach 7C but with a slightly rounder rim
Replies: 4
Views: 63

Like a modern Bach 7C but with a slightly rounder rim

<r>The Bach 6 3/4C has a well rounded rim, also the Bach 8 1/2 BW but with a very wide rim.<br/> Take a look here<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.mouthpieceexpress.com/media/bach/bachmouth.pdf"><s>[url=http://www.mouthpieceexpress.com/media/bach/bachmouth.pdf]</s><LINK_TEXT text="http://www.mouthpie...
by ttf_heinz gries
Sat Sep 09, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: My nifty new Schmidt alto trombone
Replies: 9
Views: 23

My nifty new Schmidt alto trombone

great work Noah.
my T. Mittag alto is in yellow brass too. I like the look without any nickel parts.
by ttf_heinz gries
Thu Sep 07, 2017 1:47 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Kuhnl & Hoyer 122 alto
Replies: 20
Views: 37

Kuhnl & Hoyer 122 alto

<r>perhabs a bit out of topic.<br/> I've noticed that many lower notes sound better on my alto when i play them<br/> in outsite slide positions.<br/> For example:<br/>  <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/BassClef.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/BassClef....
by ttf_heinz gries
Mon Aug 28, 2017 1:46 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Romera brass
Replies: 2
Views: 35

Romera brass

<r>I would like to share my experience with Romera brass.<br/> Their website is really great. Overview of the numbering system makes it easy to order. Good contact, emails are answered almost immediately.<br/> Toni Romera is a very nice guy.<br/> I ordered two mouthpieces. An alto with a cup deep of...
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Aug 25, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Throat sizes
Replies: 3
Views: 35

Throat sizes

thanks Bruce
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Aug 25, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Throat sizes
Replies: 3
Views: 35

Throat sizes

thanks Bruce
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Aug 25, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Throat sizes
Replies: 3
Views: 35

Throat sizes

Hello,

Some manufacturers call their throat sizes in letters.
How is the diameter of an A, B, C, D, E, F, throat?
by ttf_heinz gries
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Kuhnl & Hoyer 122 alto
Replies: 20
Views: 37

Kuhnl & Hoyer 122 alto

i once had have a Kuehnl & Hoyer Slokar alto. The slide action was great, but no secure 7th place.
Intonation was great too. Real good craftsmanship.
by ttf_heinz gries
Sat Aug 19, 2017 12:00 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Meinl Sackbut
Replies: 8
Views: 20

Meinl Sackbut

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=101644.msg1208949#msg1208949"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=101644.msg1208949#msg1208949]</s>Quote from: Le.Tromboniste on Aug 19, 2017, 09:56AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>To be fair, there are at least two makers, Patrick Fraize and Mi...
by ttf_heinz gries
Mon Aug 07, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Hammond/Bach
Replies: 2
Views: 35

Hammond/Bach

Which Hammond sizes is comparable with a Bach 6,5AL small shank?
by ttf_heinz gries
Wed Aug 02, 2017 3:19 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Wessex alto
Replies: 13
Views: 13

Wessex alto

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=101415.msg1205997#msg1205997"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=101415.msg1205997#msg1205997]</s>Quote from: Matt K on Aug 02, 2017, 03:04AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Chip had a pretty severe health issue as of a few days ago  <IMG src="ht...
by ttf_heinz gries
Wed Aug 02, 2017 2:14 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Wessex alto
Replies: 13
Views: 13

Wessex alto

i have wrote a PM to chipolah, waiting of his answer
by ttf_heinz gries
Mon Jul 31, 2017 4:23 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Wessex alto
Replies: 13
Views: 13

Wessex alto

<r>I'm a bit confused about the image of the alto trombone on the wessex website.<br/> It shows two connections between bell and slide. A friction fit and thumbscrew <br/> and a normal connection screw like Bach and other brands(see image).<br/> Which is real?<br/> <br/> <IMG src="http://i.imgur.com...
by ttf_heinz gries
Wed Jul 26, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Jazz trombone for concert band
Replies: 28
Views: 58

Jazz trombone for concert band

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=101299.msg1204893#msg1204893"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=101299.msg1204893#msg1204893]</s>Quote from: Woolworth on Jul 25, 2017, 03:33PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>"Trombones don't play jazz; people play jazz."<br/> <IMG src="http://...
by ttf_heinz gries
Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:11 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: AR Resonance Mouthpieces
Replies: 122
Views: 397

AR Resonance Mouthpieces

which cup deep, throat and backbore size are avaiable for the small shank version?
by ttf_heinz gries
Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Hammond Friedman alto
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Hammond Friedman alto

anybody here who plays a Hammond Friedman Alto No. 3 mouthpiece?
by ttf_heinz gries
Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Hammond Friedman alto
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Hammond Friedman alto

anybody here who plays a Hammond Friedman Alto No. 3 mouthpiece?
by ttf_heinz gries
Sun Jun 25, 2017 12:55 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Brad Close sackbuts
Replies: 28
Views: 13

Brad Close sackbuts

nice look
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri May 12, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: No sizes 8-10???
Replies: 12
Views: 58

No sizes 8-10???

<r>I think romera has a very clear numbering system. The first number is for the cup diameter, the letter is for the kind of the mouthpiece (A=alt, J=jazz, T=tenor, B=bass). The second number shows the cup deep. You can choose between two different rim contours. Cup depth and cup contour is displaye...
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri May 12, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: No sizes 8-10???
Replies: 12
Views: 58

No sizes 8-10???

<r>I think romera has a very clear numbering system. The first number is for the cup diameter, the letter is for the kind of the mouthpiece (A=alt, J=jazz, T=tenor, B=bass). The second number shows the cup deep. You can choose between two different rim contours. Cup depth and cup contour is displaye...
by ttf_heinz gries
Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Denis Wick Comparison (7c)
Replies: 6
Views: 61

Denis Wick Comparison (7c)

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99665.msg1191744#msg1191744"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99665.msg1191744#msg1191744]</s>Quote from: Geezerhorn on Apr 29, 2017, 03:44PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Chime in if your experience is different from mine. My flexibility is ...
by ttf_heinz gries
Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Denis Wick Comparison (7c)
Replies: 6
Views: 61

Denis Wick Comparison (7c)

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99665.msg1191744#msg1191744"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99665.msg1191744#msg1191744]</s>Quote from: Geezerhorn on Apr 29, 2017, 03:44PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Chime in if your experience is different from mine. My flexibility is ...
by ttf_heinz gries
Sat Apr 29, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Denis Wick Comparison (7c)
Replies: 6
Views: 61

Denis Wick Comparison (7c)

different throat, DW 7CS 6,24mm, Bach 7C 5,8mm
diferrent cup diameter DW 25,4 mm  Bach 24,75mm
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:50 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Warburton "Warbonite" Top
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Warburton "Warbonite" Top

<t>Today i received a Warburton "Warbonite" D Top, made of hard rubber. I have the same Top in brass.<br/> When I compare both, the Warbonite has a darker and warmer sound and feels nice on my lips.<br/> I love it from the first moment and it looks like made of dark wood.<br/> GZ Warburton, great wo...
by ttf_heinz gries
Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:50 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Warburton "Warbonite" Top
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Warburton "Warbonite" Top

<t>Today i received a Warburton "Warbonite" D Top, made of hard rubber. I have the same Top in brass.<br/> When I compare both, the Warbonite has a darker and warmer sound and feels nice on my lips.<br/> I love it from the first moment and it looks like made of dark wood.<br/> GZ Warburton, great wo...
by ttf_heinz gries
Mon Apr 10, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Alto horn mpc on Alto tormbone?
Replies: 20
Views: 82

Alto horn mpc on Alto tormbone?

<r>take a look here an scroll down the website.<br/> John Cather makes a very small alto mouthpiece<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.brassark.com/mouthpieces"><s>[url=http://www.brassark.com/mouthpieces]</s>http://www.brassark.com/mouthpieces<e>[/url]</e></URL><br/> <br/> and here<br/> <br/> <URL url...
by ttf_heinz gries
Thu Jan 19, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 58

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1175657#msg1175657"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1175657#msg1175657]</s>Quote from: MrPillow on Jan 19, 2017, 01:24PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Which still means at least half of the instrumentation will typically be...
by ttf_heinz gries
Thu Jan 19, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 58

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1175649#msg1175649"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1175649#msg1175649]</s>Quote from: MrPillow on Jan 19, 2017, 12:26PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Contrary to what the name might lead you to think, the posaunenchor (rea...
by ttf_heinz gries
Tue Jan 17, 2017 4:54 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Bob Reeves/Brass Ark 11C?
Replies: 45
Views: 153

Bob Reeves/Brass Ark 11C?

Hello Noah,
 
I have seenn the Bob Reeves/Brass Ark Mouthpiece on your website. Which kind of plating is the version, looks like copper? Is it possible to get the 11C with this kind of red plating?
by ttf_heinz gries
Tue Jun 14, 2016 12:59 am
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: François Riedlocker trombone
Replies: 21
Views: 195

François Riedlocker trombone

<r>Or maybe this way?<br/> <br/> <IMG src="http://i.imgur.com/Hs9AXTQ.jpg"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://i.imgur.com/Hs9AXTQ.jpg">http://i.imgur.com/Hs9AXTQ.jpg</URL><e>[/img]</e></IMG><br/> <URL url="http://i.imgur.com/Hs9AXTQ.jpg"><s>[url=http://i.imgur.com/Hs9AXTQ.jpg]</s>http://i.imgur.com/Hs9AXT...
by ttf_heinz gries
Mon Jun 13, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: François Riedlocker trombone
Replies: 21
Views: 195

François Riedlocker trombone

<r>Perhabs in this way<br/> <br/> <IMG src="http://i.imgur.com/DwR4ciq.jpg"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://i.imgur.com/DwR4ciq.jpg">http://i.imgur.com/DwR4ciq.jpg</URL><e>[/img]</e></IMG><br/> <URL url="http://i.imgur.com/DwR4ciq.jpg"><s>[url=http://i.imgur.com/DwR4ciq.jpg]</s>http://i.imgur.com/DwR4c...

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