Friday, March 4, 2011

F.E Olds and Sons Sousaphone - UPDATE - In Progress Photos!

So far I have stripped the lacquer (although some tarnish remains to be removed), removed most of the dents and patched the screw holes left by a previous owner. The next step is to finish the fine dent work, polish it up and spray it with a fresh coat of lacquer. For those with a keen eye, I am aware that the #3 slide doesn't have a water key. It is still a work in progress.

1 comment:

  1. How Did you get an Olds brass sousaphone?! (Nat McIntosh uses one so I've always wanted to find one) If you can fins another one, please let me know.