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Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC-MOVING SALE-OFFERS?

Postby Sam Gnagey » Sun Jan 01, 2017 9:48 am

This is the most recent of our 4/4 CC tubas that we've produced. It will be available to ship within the next few weeks. The stunning finish is frosted brass with bright bell interior, ferrules and valve cluster, It is all King (H.N.White) with the 20" bell and bottom bow being from a circa 1920 King Monster model EEb which is engraved with the initials U.S.Q.M.C. The valve cluster is from a recent era King 2341. Pistons were replated and fit by Anderson Silverplating. The first valve is vented. If interested in receiving more info or reserving this instrument for purchase please contact me by private message or email at tubanurse@yahoo.com" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank.
Priced at $8000 plus shipping.
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby T. J. Ricer » Sun Jan 01, 2017 4:37 pm

Beautiful job, Sam! Happy New Year!
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby 58mark » Sun Jan 01, 2017 4:44 pm

I love that look! great job Sam!
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby Rivercity Tuba » Sun Jan 01, 2017 5:08 pm

Sam, your horns get prettier with every new horn. I already know they play great!
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby Sam Gnagey » Thu Jan 19, 2017 9:54 am

Bump. Serial number 22,XXX from the EEb bell and bottom bow donor tuba indicate it was made before WWI. This is really a great playing horn.
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby tclements » Thu Jan 19, 2017 11:42 am

Boy, she's a beaut!
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby Sam Gnagey » Sat Feb 11, 2017 5:19 pm

Bump for likely the best one I've ever put together.
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby lucascook » Sun Feb 12, 2017 12:26 am

5 Valves?
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby Sam Gnagey » Sun Feb 12, 2017 8:45 am

lucascook wrote:5 Valves?

5 valves by my count
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby Tabor » Sun Feb 12, 2017 9:43 am

Beautiful tuba, Sam. These ones you have had for sale lately look extra nice. The cutting & resultant spacing looks very well balanced throughout. Anderson valves, wonderfully de-dented, all cleaned up. The satin appearance with bright ferrules is pretty neat detail on this one, too.
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby brendanige » Mon Mar 06, 2017 1:27 pm

Unsolicited bump for Mr. Gnagey. Went down to visit him and ended up getting my horn cleaned. Deb, his wife, and he did an amazing job cleaning it. I tried this horn and it is great! I even remarked that in some ways, the response of this horn reminded me of a small version of my 6450. If you are looking for a versatile CC with even response, and a unique voice this is your horn. I took it through the full range of the tuba with ease. Looks as beautiful in person as it does in the pictures. Worth every bit of 8,000- possibly more.

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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC- at NABBA

Postby Sam Gnagey » Tue Mar 07, 2017 10:51 am

I'll be playing this horn at NABBA with the Old Crown Band in third section. Look me up if you'd like to give it a try.
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Re: Latest Gnagey 4/4 CC

Postby Sam Gnagey » Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:48 am

We'll be moving to a new place in a few weeks. Since I want to move as few items as possible, I'll be willing to take somewhat less than my asking price. If you are serious about wanting this great horn make me a reasonable offer to consider. Just don't bother me with low-balls.
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