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    Alto Trombones - Want to Buy/Trade
    Alto Trombones - For Sale
    Tenor Trombones - Want to Buy/Trade
    Tenor Trombones - For Sale
For Sale: Bach 42T
Bach 42 open wrap Thayer valve 1975 all original yellow brass 81/2 inch bell 547 bore original ED Thayer valve not the after market use today the horn is excellent condition ready to gig price is 1850 plus shipping
Contact: german -- german57@verizon.net
For Sale: Olds Standard
Olds Standard - Tempered bell 1941 Olds Standard. Serial #132XX. .485 - .500 bore size. 7 ½ inch gold brass tempered bell. The slide is like new. Fluted inner tubes with no wear, excellent compression and alignment. Original lacquer is 100% intact. Has the cool pearl button on the slide lock. Bell section: The bell flare had some minor repair, otherwise perfect. Stripped of lacquer and polished. This horn is super responsive in all registers. Comes in a solid coffin case. (not the original Olds case). Pictures available. Asking $450/ make an offer.
Contact: Bob Andersen -- andersen211@cox.net
For Sale: Yamaha YSL-691
tenor jazz trombone made by Yamaha is the 691 model 508 bore 8 inch bell 3 lead pipe is the same model use by the great JJ Johnson back 80 the horn is like new gold epoxy lacquer price 1100 plus shipping
Contact: german -- german57@verizon.net
For Sale: Bach 42T
Selling a Bach 42T tenor trombone for $1750. In great condition and shipping is included. There is a small dent on the bell, but other than that its pristine. Let me know if you'd like some pics!
Contact: Steve -- Sbuescher22@gmail.com
For Sale: Benge 170
The Benge 170 Freelance is an elusive beast. The one for sale here is a very nice specimen. It's in very good condition. The bell has been delacquered, and has a beautiful patina, with an actual gloss. It was a red or rose brass bell originally. It has a narrow slide with a trumpet style water key. .500" bore. The mouthpiece receiver is a little small, my mouthpieces stick out about 3/8" further on this horn than normal. I hate to sell it, but I'm a player more than a collector. The sound in my head is a 48h, and I just bought a nice one of those. The 170 has a brighter, lead trombone sound. Not as fat as the 48h. You could fit a 3b slide to the 170 for some extra heft. The Conn counterweight shown in the image does not come with the horn, that goes back to the 6h it came from. To me, the horn needs a counterweight for proper balance. There are two small (1/4") dents on the bell stem. The slide is really fast and light. The horn seems to play best with smaller mouthpieces (DE C cup works best for me). Asking $800 + $50 shipping. Paypal, buyer pays fees. Contact me at matt@dezignstuff.com for more info.
Contact: Matt Lombard -- Matt@dezignstuff.com
For Sale: Edwards T-350
Edwards T350 Tenor Trombone Great condition One owner See Craigslist posting
https://austin.craigslist.org/msg/5676851063.html
Contact: Kolin Crowder -- Kolin.crowder@gmail.com
    Bass Trombones - Want to Buy/Trade
Want to Buy: Bass Trombones
Looking for a Yamaha YBL-605, German style bass trombone or an Olds P24g. Please contact me at matt@dezignstuff.com
Contact: Matt Lombard -- Matt@dezignstuff.com
    Bass Trombones - For Sale
For Sale: Elkhart Conn 70H
For sale is my Conn 70h. Instrument is in great condition, no major dents and most laquer still present. I am no conn expert but I believe this instrument to have been made in the early 1950's. Comes in what I believe to be the original case which is a little beat up. Instrument will be packed securly for shipping. Please email elijah.cornish@hotmail.com for pictures. Looking to get USD 2250, and will discuss shipping costs. Instrument currently in Melbourne, Australia.
Contact: elijah cornish -- elijah.cornish@hotmail.com
For Sale: Conn 70H
33 Conn 70h single trigger bass. Shows some wear. Missing lacquer, small dents. TIS mechanism works and is all there (wheel, long threaded rod, extra brace). Classic 70h sound at a bargain. Slide works well. Plays out of the box, no need for repair to play. No case. (Original case is available, but it's in bad shape and not worth shipping. If you really want it, we can arrange for that separately). Avery light single trigger horn for thag 70% of the time when you don't need two valves. $1800 + $50 shipping. Paypal, CONUS, buyer pays fees if any. Matt@dezignstuff.com for more info.
Contact: Matt Lombard -- Matt@dezignstuff.com
For Sale: Shires Bass Trombone
2001 Shires Custom bass trombone. 9.5" shires yellow bell with custom engraving, dual independent Thayer axial flow valves, nickel slide crook, dual bore slide, B2.5L lead pipe. This horn is in very good condition and plays still plays like new. Comes with a Pro-Tec case. Buyer pays shipping or pickup can be arranged. Asking $4,000 OBO. Email or text is preferred 724-272-2023
https://www.dropbox.com/sc/p9ue9lrofiosq2l/AAD7mMvND6-1qddPXoy9p232a
Contact: Greg Bibri -- Whizkid778@gmail.com
    Euphoniums, Tubas &
        Valved Instruments -
Want to Buy/Trade
    Euphoniums, Tubas &
        Valved Instruments -
For Sale
For Sale: Antique Valve Trombones
I have been asked by the estate of Kansas City trombonist and bandleader Steve Miller to sell several of the instruments he has collected over the years. These are valve trombones from the late 1800s and early 1900s. All are in restorable condition, and are playable as-is. I have done nothing beyond oil the valves and play-test the instruments - they are in "as-is" condition.

I am accepting offers on behalf of the estate. Shipping will be on a per-instrument quote using the buyer's preferred method of shipping. The cost of shipping will also include $15 for a box and packing materials.

Please let me know if you would like additional pictures, measurements, etc. I can also provide video of the instruments including playing the instruments.

1. Goumat & Co. Valve Trombone
From what I have been able to find, the Goumat & Co. brand was possibly made by Bohland or Fuchs in Germany and imported by J.W. Jenkins Music of Kansas City. Jenkins was a fixture in the Kansas City area from the late 1800s until its sale to Schmitt Music in 1997.

This instrument is the roughest of the lot. There is no lacquer on the bell section, and the silver plating on the rest of the instrument is quite tarnished and worn. The valves have no plating - as was common for the time - but move freely when lubricated. The tuning slides do not move, but could probably be pulled free by a repairman. This instrument uses a small shank mouthpiece, and a modern mouthpiece fits with no problem.
Photos:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/4q4g4pc3rk23nfz/AABbNBKCn__sQf5LgBMWeDfoa?dl=0
3. E.A. Couturier Co. Valve Trombone
This instrument dates to the 1920s. Ernst Albert Couturier was a cornet player who worked as a promotional artist for the Frank Holton Company in the first decade of the 1900s. In 1912, he left Holton and began producing his own line of conical bore instruments. This instrument was made sometime between 1918 and 1923, as Couturier sold his company to Lyon & Healy in 1923 and as the instrument is engraved "LaPorte, Ind".

This is the best-playing of the three instruments, and is unique in design. It is conical bore, and has only one main tuning slide - there are no tuning slides on the valve section. The valves work well. This instrument uses a small shank mouthpiece, and a modern mouthpiece fits with no problem. The valves have wear, but move smoothly when lubricated.
Photos:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/1ya9ptksm54u27h/AAAmJHTiJ6mZE9THexUOCmbxa?dl=0
Contact: Chris Waage -- chris.waage@gmail.com
For Sale: King 1124 Marching Baritone
King Mode 1124 Ultimate Series marching Bb baritone- $150 This marching baritone is perfect for anyone wanting to prepare for next year's summer drum corps or anyone that participates in parade bands. All the valves and slides work. There is a dent in the large U curve near the bell (pic included) but otherwise it's a good horn. 12C mouthpiece and case included. Selling for $150. Paypal is accepted (buyer covers shipping and insurance) but sold as is (no returns).
Contact: Jason Sulliman -- jasonsulliman@gmail.com



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