How do I remove my valve caps?

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by cubeaholic, Nov 22, 2010.

  1. gzent

    gzent Fortissimo User

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    I use a very light wooden mallet I made (the head is from an old broom handle) and
    LIGHTLY tap all around the stuck cap for maybe 30 seconds.

    Put on a leather work glove to maximize your grip and twist the cap off.

    Repeat as needed. No chemicals, no heat, just patience.
     
  2. tobylou8

    tobylou8 Utimate User

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    Pliers covered with cloth! Guilty!:oops:
     

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