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The below prices are based on instruments in good playing condition.  Additional repairs may be necessary to restore an instrument to good playing condition, and would be added only upon the agreement of the customer and the tech. Estimates will be provided before work is done. For any repairs not listed, please inquire by phone at 360-733-5840.

All estimates are good for 60 days after the date the estimate is made.

Stuck mouthpieces pulled for FREE!

Brasswind Ultrasonic Cleaning

Ultrasonic cleans include synthetic or natural water key corks and Kraus synthetic top cap and stem felts. (Replacing stop arm corks not included.)  All valves are measured and properly aligned and t  thuning slides are aligned. Reachable minimal dent work is included (bell flare and throat). Inner slide tubes are polished.  All instruments are play tested and checked thoroughly before being returned to the customer.

InstrumentLacquer/Nickel Silver
Trumpet/cornet (student)$80$110
Trumpet/Cornet (Professional)$110$140
Flugelhorn$110$140
Mellophone$110$140
Baritone/Euphonium 3 valve$110$170
Baritone/Euphonium 4 valve$150$205
French Horn (single)$115by estimate only
French Horn (double)$185by estimate only
Tuba 3 pistons$170$230
Tuba 4 pistons$230$290
Tuba 5 valve or 4 rotary$260$350
Sousaphone$260$350

Trombone repairs

All trombone handslide repairs require an Ultrasonic cleaning

Align trombone handslide and remove handslide dents: $70

Instrument                                     Lacquer/Nickel     Silver
Tenor Trombone$70$80
Trombone w/rotor$90$125
Trombone w/two rotors$125$145
Valve trombone$110$170

If trombone has been cleaned recently, and the bell section does not need to be done, as approved by a technician, reduce cleaning cost to $40

Stuck Slides$15 - $30 per slide
Soft Soldering$20 minimum. Additional charges for alignment and dent removal as needed.
Silver Soldering $40 minimum
MDRS - Magnetic Dent Removal System$45 minimum (by quote only)
Piston Valve Repairs $40 minimum, per valve
Rotary Valve Repairs .$60 minimum, per valve
Replace stop arm corks (neoprene) $60 per instrument, $20 per valve
Removal of stuck objects$15 minimum
Slide Rebuild$110 minimum

Miscellaneous Parts

Replace mute corks $2 ea

Replacement bell screws

  • Baritone/Euphonium (including flange) $26
  • Tuba/Sousaphone $3

Replace draw knob $20 + 7 (lacquer) or 8 (silver)

Replace water key

  • Trumpet 3rd slide or tuning slide $51
  • Trombone $63
  • Baritone/Euphonium $51
  • Tuba/Sousa 3rd Slide $54
  • Tuba/Sousa Main tuning slide $61
  • Amado (lacquer) $34
  • Amado (silver) $37

Replace water key cork only $.50

Replace water key spring $5

Replace missing water key hinge rod $5

Case Repairs

  • Latch: $30 for 1, $25 ea for 2+
  • Hinge: $30
  • Case Strap: $30
  • Handle: $35-45
  • Tape case exterior - $33
  • Replace feet/corners - $15/corner
  • Glue interior - $15
  • Add wheels - $100 minimum, by estimate

Other case repairs available by quote: Replace case feet, reinforcing cases, cosmetic work, adding or replacing mouthpiece holders, adding or replacing compartments, custom setups