El Dorado Hills Music provides repair services for the following:
Instrument Repair Capabilities
Minor Repairs - Pull, Resize Slides, Free Frozen Caps, Minor Straightening*, Cleaning
Major Repairs - Soldering, Brazing, Removing Dents, Replacing Braces, Valve Work, Patching Gaps in Metal
Tenon, Head Joint or Neck Cork - Cork replacement or Joint tightening
Playing Condition - Includes Reseating Pads, Straightening Bent Keys, Replacing Bad Pads, Replacing Bad Neck Corks (Saxophone), Joint Corks (Clarinet), Repairing Loose Joints (Flute), Adjusting, and Testing.
Overhaul - Includes All New Pads (Saxophones with Domed Plastic Resonators at no extra charge, all Flutes and Clarinets with Double Skin Pads), Straightening Tone Holes and Pad Cups, Removing Dents, Buffing Clarinet Keys and Polishing where applicable. There may be extra on some Silver Saxophones. Includes Some Case Repair (Cases with Bugs treated with Camphor), Some Lacquer Touch-Up where applicable.
String Replacement – Several brands available.
Minor Repairs – Bridge
Adjustment, Neck Adjustment, Pickguard replacement, Knob replacement,
Screw replacement, etc.
– Pickup replacement, Rewiring, Jack replacement, Bridge replacement,
Tuner replacement, Nut replacement, Crack repair, etc.
Diagnosis and Repair – Troubleshooting, Tube replacement, Transistor replacement, Potentiometer replacement, Jack replacement, Tube socket replacement, Diode replacement, Capacitor replacement, Resistor replacement, Inductor replacement, Transformer replacement.
Last modified: December 20, 2003