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 Re: Symptoms of clogged octave vent
Author: mberkowski 
Date:   2020-06-05 06:51

Wow, some progress but not fully solved. Blowing through the top joint with the lower octave vent open at first caused no change and nothing ejected from within. On a second attempt, I could not even get air though until I blew much harder and out foamed a lot of white goop. I removed the key and was able to pass a sliver of cane through, but after all that I am still having some issues. There is an imbalance between the F# and its bridge to the top joint B flat and C (conservatory system).

In any case I am through with making things worse, and I was able to schedule service sooner than expected so I'll leave it to a professional. It's even under shop warranty.



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mberkowski 2020-06-04 17:58 
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 Re: Symptoms of clogged octave vent  new
mberkowski 2020-06-05 06:51 
 Re: Symptoms of clogged octave vent  new
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