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 change a pad, replace a bumper, key or tenon cork and discover how much you can and like doing repair.
Our first 3 week repair course will be held on: Saturday July 11th, July 18th, and July 25th from 10am MT- 12 noon MT. THIS SECTION IS COMPLETELY FULL. We have added a 2nd section from 2pm MT- 4PM MT on the same day Saturday July 11th, July 18th, and July 25th.
If you signed up on May18th or later you will be added to the 2nd section.
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 first 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
Contact Cement- 1 container
|Small soft paint brush ( bristles don’t matter) flat black bristled brushed on a metal shaft|
|Sand Paper- 220 grit comes in a roll|
The rest of the items we will provide in our Clarinet Repair Starter Kit which 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!