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by asv1g16
(1 post)
8 months ago

Mold in sax neck?

Hello! 

Ive just started playing the sax a few days ago. The saxophone is brand new, and Ive barely played it. While cleaning it however I noticed a black smudge in the neck (image attached) Wondering if it is mold? If so, how do I get rid of it? 

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  1. by historicsaxwhisperer
    (535 posts)

    8 months ago

    Re: Mold in sax neck?

    That is just a small spot of solder.

    You can use fine sandpaper or steel wool.

    Just leave it alone is what most people would do.

     

    Rubbing alcohol on a piece of cloth run through the neck now and then will keep your horn sanitized.

     

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