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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000882.txt from 2002/06

From: Daniel Paprocki <>
Subj: Re: [kl] wiseman cases and flying
Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2002 11:58:52 -0400

How do you get a Wiseman through the airline check-in since the case is
larger than allowed? I have a "short" Wiseman bass case but have not flown
with it yet. What have been others experiences with airlines and bass


Dr. Daniel A. Paprocki
Clarinet, Eb, and Bass Clarinet
Bowling Green, Kentucky

From: "Forest E. Aten Jr." <>
Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2002 09:45:37 -0500
Subject: Re: [kl] wiseman cases and warm ups

Fits in the overhead and does have padded backpack straps.

My bass to C with double troughs is one of the "newer" smaller models and it
also fits in every overhead I've encountered.


----- Original Message -----
From: <>
Subject: [kl] wiseman cases and warm ups

> Thanks everybody for the info on prices. I won't be in Stockholm
> unfortunately but that case would sure come in handy for me as I need to
> all four on a flight in August.
> I can't afford it now though although I'm sure the price is appropriate.
> Any problems taking it on airplanes? Does it fit in the overhead? And
> quad case has a backpack feature?
> And another thing....I can personally vouch for Hatt's warm-up method
> and articulation). It's not rocket science but if done on a daily basis
> can make all the difference in the world. I know it did for me. I
> it very slowly when I was recuperating from some muscle strain (after
> stupidly carrying many boxes). If I DON'T do this warm-up and go straight
> a gig I really notice it the next day when I get back to it.
> Meighan
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------



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