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    Today, 02:57 AM
    I'm thinking grinding wheel. It's harder than you might think to do a good job on a mouthpiece facing, with a grinding wheel. You think he...
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    10-17-2014, 06:06 AM
    donnc replied to a thread Who stocks Runyons? in Runyon ONLY
    In another thread here, about 2 years ago someone does assert that the SR chamber has always been off center. I don't think most people notice. I...
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    10-16-2014, 07:31 PM
    donnc replied to a thread Who stocks Runyons? in Runyon ONLY
    That's how my SR was - and, somewhere I got the impression, possibly how many or all SRs are. Played fine.
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    10-16-2014, 03:06 PM
    donnc replied to a thread Who stocks Runyons? in Runyon ONLY
    I suspect that was irony, but actually they went a good deal beyond that and tried to characterize the tone graphically on a sliding scale for...
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    10-16-2014, 03:45 AM
    donnc replied to a thread Who stocks Runyons? in Runyon ONLY
    In case this is a serious question that's dying for an answer ... Yeah, I'd say the Custom, but some prefer the somewhat similar SR for a little...
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    10-15-2014, 07:11 PM
    They break in, in my opinion. As I mentioned above, I've been gently mashing mine around with my fingers, out of the box, and that seems to shorten...
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    10-14-2014, 06:05 AM
    donnc replied to a thread slippery tenor neck collar in Martin
    After my poor saxophone had sprung some leaks on various pads, I took it in a couple weeks ago to a repair shop that has recently opened, and to my...
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    10-10-2014, 06:33 PM
    donnc replied to a thread Jody Jazz Bass Mouthpiece in Bb Bass
    I don't think so! I'd propose that baritone sax mouthpiece openings would be a pretty good guide, if that helps. It seems to me that bari sax...
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    10-07-2014, 03:08 PM
    I've tried that, once or twice anyway, with most unsatisfactory results. I think that for most of us, the most effective way to get the sound we...
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    10-07-2014, 02:57 PM
    donnc replied to a thread MPC size question in Tenor mpc
    Is that about Brilhart mouthpieces over the years, or same with current production Selmer Brilhart Ebolin? The one I got doesn't look like it's the...
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About donnc
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Born small like everyone, got big, got old, died. (Some of this biography is speculative.)
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Seattle
My Instruments:
'80s H. Couf bass
'50s King Zephyr bari
'50s Conn 12M bari
'20s Evette tenor
various tubas, etc.

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