Posted by Rick Denney on April 25, 2002 at 11:53:18:
In Reply to: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: York Tubas posted by Chuck(G) on April 24, 2002 at 19:25:13:
I'm sure they varied a bit from one year to the next, or, as Klaus suggests, from one isntrument to the next.
Your converted 6/4 York, on the other hand, may have had the bell edge rerolled to a smaller size. Several of the converted Yorks that I have seen recently have had bells sizes smaller than the dimension in the catalog, and have had the appearance of having a new rim rolled into them.
Rick "who has seen lots of old horns with a separated rim" Denney