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"Factory" Case Repair

Postby NDCompuGeek » Sun May 19, 2019 11:20 pm

Can an ABS thin-wall "Factory" case be repaired? My daughter's saxophone case was kicked and the corner broken at her school, and I'm wondering if this is repairable, or is it a break that requires replacement.

I figure it's about the same thickness as brass instrument "factory" cases, thus my question to the forum.
    York Master BBb 4V FA tuba
    Barrington BBb 4V FA tuba
    York Master Bb 3V FA euphonium
    Pan American Bb 3V FA euphonium
    A LeComte & Cie Eb alto "peck" horn
    York master F French horn
    Barrington Bb trumpet
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Re: "Factory" Case Repair

Postby bloke » Mon May 20, 2019 10:03 am

You can try floating hot glue in there with a low flame, but it needs to be just barely at the melting point, so it doesn’t just fall through the hole, and you have to not melt the plastic onto which you are floating the hot glue. Once you are successful, you can trim it and paint it black
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