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Saxophones

Tips on Avoiding Trouble

Detecting Leaks

Eliminating Leaks

Adjusting Springs

Laquer on Pads

Tone Hole Sockets

Other Troubles

Cleaning Inside

Cleaning Outside

Caring for Mechanism

Clarinets

Tips on Avoiding Trouble

Wood Clarinets

Protect from Moisture

Repairing Cracks

Protect fro Dryness

Protect from Temperature Changes

Keep Tenons Greased

Protect Bridge Keys

Keep Clarinet Clean

Oiling Key Mechanism

Flute & Piccolos

Cleaning Head Joint

Cleaning Outside

Cleaning Pads

Oboes

Small Bore

Many Articulated Keys

Bridge Keys

Bassoons

Putting It Together

Care of Crook

Protect from Moisture

Protect from Quick Temperature Changes

Cleaning and Oiling