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Alexander 163 CC & BBb

Postby sugawi » Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:26 am

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Re: Alexander 163 CC & BBb

Postby bort » Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:39 pm

Back in the day, was this a common accessory to go from CC to BBb? I wonder what the intonation is like on it as a CC horn? (And likely, with the BBb slide, intonation would be the same, but a little weirder.)
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Re: Alexander 163 CC & BBb

Postby bigboymusic » Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:17 pm

I am pretty sure this was a crook I sold them about 12 years ago. It is from an all nickel Alex (not plated, solid nickel) That horn played almost better as a BB flat than with the CC slide.....
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