Welcome, Guest

The International Horn Society is a global horn community. We celebrate diversity and exercise tolerance, and we are here to offer support, resources, and inspiration. Views expressed by individual members of the IHS do not necessarily reflect our values and aims of the society as a whole.

Missing bearing plate on french horn?

More
11 years 3 months ago - 11 years 3 months ago #677 by Bruno Pietoso
Hello!

I'm new to this forum, and to the french horn world. I just got this Olds Ambassador Bflat French Horn and when I decided to open the valves to see the inside, I noticed that the first valve seems to be missing the bearing plate. The instrument plays just fine and the lever works ok. I also noticed there is a difference in the levers when they are all straight, is that a problem? they don't line up evenly.

I've attached the photo.

Many thanks! Any insight is more than welcome!

Bx
Attachments:
Last edit: 11 years 3 months ago by Bruno Pietoso.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Time to create page: 0.377 seconds
Powered by Kunena Forum
× Progressive Web App | Add to Homescreen

To install this Web App in your iPhone/iPad press icon. Progressive Web App | Share Button And then Add to Home Screen.

× Install Web App
Mobile Phone
Offline - No Internet Connection