Head-Scratcher

Here’s one that really makes you wonder. A guy comes into the shop with his girlfirend’s horn. Seems she hasn’t played in a while and wants to get back at it. So I open the case to find…a chemistry experiment. I’ve never seen anything like it. This is a nickel Holton, covered in green crystalized funk. I might need a forensic specialist for this one!

Mystery Crystals

Whaaaat???

Crystallized Funk

Crystallized Funk

I haven’t heard from the owner about the next steps, so I still have the horn. Stay tuned!

About randyjmueller

Sr. Instrument Repair technician
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