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If the distance the leadpipe doesn't make for a change in the relative pitch, I'm guessing a burr or glob of solder in the first valve slide might be causing the weird intonation. Have you tried other 800R's?
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OR you could lengthen the first valve slide on the F while tuning. Curious thing about the trumpet is that this instrument is best tuned on the F. Give this a try as well. Hopefully all other 1st valve combinations will also be in tune, which is the theory.
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Have you tried other mouthpieces .... and/or checked to see if the first valve is in alignment?
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