3/149 Musgrave Rd, Red Hill Q 4059

(07) 3367 8776​

info@blowwinds.com.au

Mon - Fri: 9:00 -17:30 Sat: 9:00-15:00

Servicing and Repairs

When you bring an instrument into the repair shop at Blow Woodwind and Brass we will assess your instrument, 
provide you with a quote for the work and the timeframe in which it will be completed.
(Prices do not include parts, unless stated otherwise.)

Additional charges apply for polishing instruments.

Woodwind Servicing Description

  • Disassemble instrument. (Extra charge for seized rods and pins)
  • Instrument ultrasonically cleaned.
  • Instrument rinsed and dried.
  • Instrument reassembled checking all component (corks, felts, pads, rods/shafts, pivot points)
  • Examine & repair tone holes as needed
  • Replacing corks, felts, and springs as needed that is worn or degraded
  • Oil, adjust and regulate key mechanism
  • Reseat/shim pads as required
  • Clean inside of case
  • Clean mouthpiece and check fitting
  • Fit and round tenons (Flute)
  • Check over.

          Brass Servicing Description

  • Disassemble instrument.
    (Extra charge for stuck slides or valves)
  • Instrument descaled
  • Instrument ultrasonically cleaned
  • Instrument rinsed and dried
  • Instrument lubricated and reassembled
  • Clean inside of case
  • Clean mouthpiece and check fitting
  • Check over
  • Replace water key corks
  • Replace corks, felts, and springs as needed
  • Restring rotors and/or adjust linkage on rotary valve instruments
  • Align Slides

         Woodwind Repairs Available

  • Tenon cork replacement
  • Spring Replacement
  • Straighten bent keys
  • Replace key corks
  • Remove dents (flutes and saxes)
  • Replating
  • Customisation
  • Tighten joint rings

           Brass Repairs Available

  • Correct piston valve alignment.
  • Correct rotor back bearing fit and alignment.
  • Rough out accessible dents (those reachable without unsoldering).
  • Resolder Joints
  • Detailed Dent Work 

General Instrument Service Costs

This is a guide only

Piccolo

Flute (Closed Hole)

Flute (Open Hole)

Oboe

English Horn

Bassoon

Clarinet (Eb/Bb/A)

Alto Clarinet

Bass Clarinet

Soprano Saxophone

Alto Saxophone

Tenor Saxophone

Baritone Saxophone

Recorder

Trumpet/Cornet/Flugelhorn         $110-150 

Single Horn (3 Valves)                $150-200 

Double Horn (4 Valves)               $220-280

Trombone (No Valves)                $110-150

Trombone w/F Attachment          $145-210

Bass Trombone (2 Valves)          $190-230 

Baritone Horn (3 Valves)             $120-160

Euphonium (4 Valves)                 $170-240

Tuba w/Piston Valves                  $220-280

Tuba w/Rotary Valves                 $290-380   

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