Now on eBay starting @ $39.87 No reserve!

By: frugalhorn

Jun 04 2015

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Currently on Ebay, starting @ $39.87. Holton 378/178/detachable flare…No Reserve! 178-8
Holton Farkas model Double French horn Serial #5317XX
Condition Good, Valves serviced, corpus cleaned, restrung with new corks. Nickle valve cluster & crooks. The rest of the horn is Brass, with a slide Detachable flare, (not Alex compatible) the original flare with one small rim patch. Plays well in tune across F & Bb horns With Nickle inner and outer slides a H178 lead-pipe and Holton water-key.
Holton 178-6 It has had dent removal in upper bell-section, a Nickle hand-guard is present with minor denting , larger than a Holton guard. Small dents on #3 F Crook and upper F tuning slide. Good (not new) compression and horn plays to High C, well centered. Holton 178-3A good horn for a player who wants an “up-north” cabin or travel horn. Also it would serve a family looking for a introductory double, and are on a budget. No lacquer and will oxidize. Winning bidder can select one: Holton adjustable pinky hook, a Conn Selmer flipper or a Canadian Brass leather strap attached.  Holton 178-1Ask questions.
It will be shipped standard post (the old parcel post) in a used, but useable, Holton fixed bell case. The Shipping box is 18 X 18 X 27″ weighing about 21 pounds. Overseas only to countries with the 108″/2.75m girth + one length limit, check with your country.


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