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 Tosca case
Author: donald 
Date:   2019-05-06 09:00

Kia ora,
Has anyone had problems with a Tosca case (either single or double) not closing properly... And did the problem resolve itself with time? (a student has just bought a new tosca and one of the latches doesn't work - appears to be caused by the case not closing)
Thanks dn

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 Re: Tosca case
Author: m1964 
Date:   2019-05-06 10:55

Asking the obvious question but did you try to close without the clarinet in it?

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 Re: Tosca case
Author: donald 
Date:   2019-05-06 15:56

Thanks, but that wasn't the problem (the clarinet preventing it from closing).

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 Re: Tosca case
Author: Morrigan 
Date:   2019-05-06 19:52

A friend’s Tosca bass case had the same problem, which resulted in him picking up the case and spilling the brand new instrument onto the floor. After contacting Buffet, they repaired the instrument & supplied a new case (via the retailer it was purchased from I believe).

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 Re: Tosca case
Author: donald 
Date:   2019-05-07 13:53

Thanks Tim, hope it's all going well over there....

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 Re: Tosca case
Author: m1964 
Date:   2019-05-08 03:00

did you ever found out why it would not close?

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 Re: Tosca case
Author: Chris P 
Date:   2019-05-09 13:34

The last Tosca I saw came in a plastic case which, considering the cost of the thing, was really cheap and nasty looking. For that price you'd expect a wooden case with a case cover (like an oboe case) which is what they used to be supplied in.

Chris.

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