Re: Re: Valve Noise

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Posted by Leland on October 05, 1999 at 23:26:25:

In Reply to: Re: Valve Noise posted by Joe S. on October 05, 1999 at 23:11:17:

Continuing on a possibly-related tangent --

What about noises from resonating piston valve springs? Some days, on certain notes, a spring will just go "zzzinggg!" because its pitch just happens to line up perfectly with the played note.

I know that Besson sells its horns with "spring dampers", but would I have to buy a Besson to get some of these? Would they work on other brands? I don't see why not, but I haven't been able to try yet.


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