Purchase your supplies and you will be automatically enrolled in our free 3-week online ZOOM repair basics course taught by Buffet-Crampon Certified Technician, Bruce Marking.
In this short course, you will learn how to assemble and disassemble your clarinet, change a pad, replace a bumper, key, or tenon cork, replace a pad and discover how much you like doing repair.
Our first 3-week repair course will be held on: Saturday, June 12,19, 26th 9MT- 11 noon MT.
All classes will be recorded and be made available to you. Following the purchase of your supplies, we will send you details to register on Zoom for the course. Enrollment is limited and when we run out of starter kits this course will be closed for registration.
While the course is free you will need supplies that you need to purchase locally and supplies we will provide.
From Home Depot or your local hardware store you will need to purchase:
|Razor Blades from the hardware store- single edge razor blades pack of 100|
|Denatured Alcohol- 1 can|
|Q-Tips 1 large package|
DAP Contact Cement- 1 container
|Small soft paintbrush ( bristles don’t matter) flat black bristled brushed on a metal shaft|
|Emory cloth-240 grit|
The rest of the items we will provide in our Clarinet Repair Starter Kit includes:
|3-3-9.5mm Valentino Master Series think brown pads|
3-11.5mm Valentino Master Series think brown pads
3-14.5mm Valentino Master Series think brown pads
3-16.5mm Valentino Master Series think brown pads
|GLUE-Hot melt glue- Pad glue- 2 pieces|
|2 mm for hinge rods|
3 mm for pivot screws
|SHEET CORK 1/16 for tenon corks-2 sheets|
|SYNTHETIC SHEET CORK 1/32 for bumpers|
|Plus the additional supplies you need to purchase from Home Depot listed above|
Last but not least, you will need to come with your own instrument to work on!