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FS: c. 1920 Conn 4v BBb Raincatcher Sousaphone

Postby bisontuba » Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:25 pm

I am selling this for a friend.
Up for sale is a silver c.1920 Conn 4 valve BBb Raincatcher Sousaphone. The actual upright bell was missing on this horn, and the bell that was put on is from a NYC firefighter, an amateur tubist who had a 1920 upright Conn BBb tuba. My friend contacted the firefighter and he sold the original brass bell on his 1920 BBb upright tuba. So the horn has all original pieces. The bell is probably why this is such a superb player.
23” bell diameter. No bits included. Plays great, pistons in terrific condition. Model 36K? Can’t go wrong on this Raincatcher. Price is $2,750 PLUS shipping and insurance.

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Contact Mark at: jonestuba@gmail.com

Tnx
Mark Jones
Buffalo
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Re: FS: c. 1920 Conn 4v BBb Raincatcher Sousaphone

Postby bisontuba » Sat Nov 23, 2019 8:11 pm

Bump.....
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Re: FS: c. 1920 Conn 4v BBb Raincatcher Sousaphone

Postby bisontuba » Mon Nov 25, 2019 9:55 am

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Re: FS: c. 1920 Conn 4v BBb Raincatcher Sousaphone

Postby Yane » Mon Nov 25, 2019 12:11 pm

Very nice, but I’m puzzled that imgur thought I needed to be over 18 to see the image. Trying to protect me from horn dorn?
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Re: FS: c. 1920 Conn 4v BBb Raincatcher Sousaphone

Postby bisontuba » Mon Nov 25, 2019 3:37 pm

Yane wrote:Very nice, but I’m puzzled that imgur thought I needed to be over 18 to see the image. Trying to protect me from “horn dorn”?


Strange.....
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Re: FS: c. 1920 Conn 4v BBb Raincatcher Sousaphone

Postby Yane » Mon Nov 25, 2019 6:02 pm

Stranger still I can’t write “dorn”, the “p”turns into a “d”.....
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