all this 186 talk...PICTURES ADDED

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roughrider
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Pictures please!!
1930 King "Symphony" Recording Bass BBb
1916 Holton "Mammoth" Upright Bass BBb
1994 King 2341 Upright Bass BBb
Wedge H2 Solo mouthpieces
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iiipopes
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Please leave the leadpipe alone until you get a customer that wants it tailored to suit. Remember, this is the "smaller" leadpipe with a little more taper that we all like better.
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Tubajug
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I think it looks good with the larger flare on it. Nice job, can't wait to see the finished product!
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