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by Sterling-Canvas
Fri Jun 05, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Caution Abrasive 3M Anti-tarnish Strips
Replies: 3
Views: 1136

Re: Caution Abrasive 3M Anti-tarnish Strips

Thanks @pied_piper for the Intercept anti-tarnish information. Will definitely use that source next. Thanks @frugal flutist for providing the validation on this 3M paper issue. My local music store is closed for the planned-demic so no access to their flute shop. I was able to get these abrasions pr...
by Sterling-Canvas
Fri May 29, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Caution Abrasive 3M Anti-tarnish Strips
Replies: 3
Views: 1136

Caution Abrasive 3M Anti-tarnish Strips

I discovered a series of unsightly vertical (partially circumferential) scratches running longitudinally along the head-joint base length of two relatively expensive flutes, one brand new $4k Yamaha and another pristine $3k Gemeinhardt. I was stumped as to the source of these menacing scratches as I...
by Sterling-Canvas
Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Gemeinhardt History & Quality
Replies: 3
Views: 2192

Re: Gemeinhardt History & Quality

Thanks Joe ~ Yes, perhaps it would be in their best interest to pass this information along to your connection at Gemeinhardt. Current marketing for their upper mid level and pro flutes is flat-lined and product information vague and unobtainable for the shopper. Not only that, inquiries to their bu...
by Sterling-Canvas
Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Gemeinhardt History & Quality
Replies: 3
Views: 2192

Gemeinhardt History & Quality

What has happened or is the current state of affairs at Gemeinhardt regarding their origin of manufacture and product quality? The reason I ask is twofold: 1. Gemeinhardt's new "Our Story" page - http://www.gemeinhardt.com/our-story.html - was changed recently stating: "Here at Gemeinhardt Musical I...