Current Custom Bach Project, begin date: 02-08-03
Spin baby, spin! Here I'm trimming the edge of the short length of tubing that goes into the lower outer tuning slide. This eliminates the gap that occurs between the end of the tuning slide and #3 casing.
With the slug trimmed to just the right length, it's inserted into the lower outer slide:
Now I'll give the horn a bath, put the waterkey on, and give it its final assembly.