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by JButky
Sun Mar 29, 2009 6:17 am
Forum: Intermediate Flute Playing Tips and Questions
Topic: CLeaning sterling silver flute with alcohol?
Replies: 36
Views: 57055

You have to be careful with polishing cloths that have silver polish in them, or "silver polish cloths" You can work this into the mechanism if you are not careful and gum up your mechanism. Make sure that you are only near the area on the body tube you want to clean off. You do not want to have swe...
by JButky
Sat Mar 28, 2009 6:14 pm
Forum: Intermediate Flute Playing Tips and Questions
Topic: CLeaning sterling silver flute with alcohol?
Replies: 36
Views: 57055

It is safe to use it on the body, but it will not help the eventual tarnishing problem. If you can clean the sweat residue off before it begins to tarnish that will help it from forming. Marks like this will usually tarnish over time. It is best to try and remove them before that happens. If you hav...
by JButky
Sat Mar 28, 2009 5:08 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Sale alert Orpheo flutes on clearance on Ebay
Replies: 23
Views: 12312

The composite body flute of merit is the one from Mr. Guo. (The Matit carbon fiber flute is another even more pricey type) You can see the Guo here. http://www.flute.com.tw/en/products/index.php?func=detail&sid=31&id=41 Nicely made and plays well consistently. The price is not cheap though, (@$2500)...