Re: Holton 6/4 owners?

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Posted by Carl on June 17, 1999 at 17:21:25:

In Reply to: Holton 6/4 owners? posted by Todd Morgan on June 17, 1999 at 16:35:23:

>I wonder how that horn would stack up in size to my 2165.

The Holton 6/4 CC was the model for the 2165. Gerhard Meinl copied Don Little's Holton while it was being overhauled, and made a few minor changes to the copy. Then Warren came into the picture and made some drastic changes: changed it from a 5-bow instrument into a 3-bow instrument, starting tinkering with bell weight, big pistons, etc.

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