Trumpet Discussion Discuss rawbrassing in the General forums; Originally Posted by bryant guy
...I know how to strip lacquer, but the question is do you disassemble it all ...
I've stripped a couple old Ambassadors with chemical paint stripper, and all I did was remove the valves and water key corks. Removed the lacquer, rinsed it off (and out) well and then washed it in the kitchen sink. Polished it with some MAAS metal polish from Wal-Mart afterward. Here's a picture of the trumpet after lacquer removal:
Originally Posted by bryant guy
Last edited by Dale Proctor; 04-29-2010 at 05:42 PM.
Wow looks great! thanks for the reply.
well its a clevland superior cornet. if that matters, and i was also wondering if i could do liek just the bell, is this possible?
martin(imperial?)(idk the year)
blessing 3c everything but jazz
bach 3d jazz
al cass oils!!!!
As Dale realizes nickel is a different animal than lacquer and other finishes.
Originally Posted by Dale Proctor
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