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Boston Helicon

Postby humBell » Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:01 pm

https://ebay.com/itm/303186571148

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Local pick up only, apparently.
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Re: Boston Helicon

Postby Paul Scott » Wed Jun 19, 2019 1:36 pm

I used to play one of these beasts. LOUD and the silver plating was a mile thick. They shine up beautifully with the right amount of elbow grease.
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Re: Boston Helicon

Postby Donn » Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:02 pm

Do you think it's more or less A=440Hz?
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Re: Boston Helicon

Postby windshieldbug » Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:13 pm

Donn wrote:Do you think it's more or less A=440Hz?


Tuning slides been lengthened, so I bet someone converted it from HP to LP, 435-440...
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Re: Boston Helicon

Postby Tubajug » Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:26 pm

Looks to be in BBb yes?
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Re: Boston Helicon

Postby humBell » Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:54 pm

Tubajug wrote:Looks to be in BBb yes?


To my eyes, yes.

But then my eyes have often been bigger than my stomach.
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