Chuck McAlexander has over 40 years of experience repairing and modifying brass musical instruments. Now he can do whatever custom work you might yearn for concerning any metallic item in your home. Call him for an estimate and to discuss your project.
The Brasslab

Services

All brass musical instrument repairs including

Cleaning

Valve rebuilding and alignment

Slide alignment

Dent removal

Mouthpiece plating

Gold, Silver, Nickel plating

Custom Wraps

Reproductions, custom designs, and modifications

Anything else that you might need for your brass musical instrument


Brass musical instrument parts and accessories:

Mouthpiece “donuts”

Receiver clips


Sax neck “donut”

Ward weight

Slide Weight

Schilke bottom cap insert

Heavy lock ring for Axial-Flow Valve-OET, TVE, Shires, or Edwards

Weighted bottom caps for trumpet, both standard and custom

Weighted rotor caps for French Horn, Trombone, Tuba, and Baritone

Custom Balancer for trombone, two and three piece

Adjustable mouthpiece receivers for trumpet, cornet, alto horn, baritone,

euphonium, and tuba


Mouthpiece adapters:

French Horn to cornet, flugelhorn, trumpet

Cornet to flugelhorn or trumpet

Trumpet to tenor trombone

Tenor trombone to euphonium

Bass trombone to American or large tuba

American tuba to large tuba

Palm rest for French Horn

Damper or Sound Post

Extra long stop rod for Bach trumpet

Includes rod with end threads only: smooth, end nut, o-ring and hex wrench

Lock nuts with 5-40 threads fitting Bach and benge

Mute corks

Arco cork material

Straight mutes

Harmon mutes for trumpet and trombone


Buzzing Practice:

Buzzarella for French Horn, cornet, trumpet trombone, tuba, small or large

shank and custom shanks

Fish Caller

Standard fixed tube

Deluxe, adjustable tube

Dial-a-Blow

Standard fixed tube

Deluxe adjustable tube

A la Buzzarella

Embouchure visualizers

Rim on a stick

Trumpet 1C or 7C and trombone 1G and 5G

Cut away mouthpiece


Misc. Items:

Reproduce, modify, repair any and all metallic items

Such as umbrella stands, antiques, chandeliers, silver and gold utensils, cabinet

makers hardware, metal additions to furniture, glass and metal containers, restore

kitchen and bathroom fixtures, metal trays, custom curtain rods, shower curtain

rods, doorknobs, and any other metal items.  We also make custom motorcycle parts!

Chuck McAlexander has over 40 years of experience repairing and modifying brass musical instruments. Now he can do whatever custom work you might yearn for concerning any metallic item in your home. Call him for an estimate and to discuss your project.