Saxophone not playing as well as it should? Need a new neck cork? Maybe an overhaul?
Saxocentric can fix it.
2021 Repair Price List
Overhauls** (see additional pad/resonator fee below)
An overhaul is a mechanical restoration of the instrument. Saxocentric overhauls include complete disassembly of the instrument, body straightening, dents removed, key fitting, tone hole and key cup leveling, chemical cleaning/polishing, and a pro setup.
(See pad and resonator options below. Cosmetic refinishing by estimate only and will be added to the base overhaul price.)
Modern* Soprano, Alto, Tenor Overhaul - $1200.00
Modern* Baritone Overhaul - $1600.00
Vintage Soprano, Alto, Tenor Overhaul - $1600.00
Vintage Baritone Overhaul - $2000.00
Bass Overhaul - Estimate Only
*The term "modern" refers to any horn with Selmer MKVI-style key work/mechanisms or newer.
** Prices do not include shipping. Customer responsible for all shipping costs.
Prestini w/ Standard Metal Resonator - +$125.00*
RooPads w/ Standard Metal Resonator - +$175.00*
Pisoni Pro w/ Standard Metal Resonator - +$200.00*
*Add $50.00 for baritone.
Clean, Oil, & Adjust (COA)*
The Clean, Oil, & Adjust (COA) is a complete disassembly of the instrument, including:
Cleaning/polishing (for silver horns), of the body and neck.
All keys/parts are cleaned/polished by hand.
Old lubricants cleaned from key work and replaced with fresh, clean oil.
All pads are cleaned individually by hand.
Pads and materials (cork, felt, etc) are replaced as needed. Instrument is re-assembled and setup.
Soprano, Alto, Tenor COA - $325.00
Baritone COA - $375.00
New Horn Pro Setup*
Even new saxophones often require adjustment. Getting your new instrument setup properly will improve its feel and response, leading to an even more enjoyable playing experience. The Saxocentric new horn setup includes adjustment of spring tensions for smooth and even action, material replacement as needed, meticulous leak work, complete regulation, and play testing including adjustment of key heights when needed.
Soprano, Alto, Tenor Setup - $175.00
Baritone Setup - $225.00
*Offer valid only on New/Factory-Fresh instruments with less than one year of play.
Hourly Shop Rate - $75.00/hr
Diagnosis & Estimate - FREE
Cork and Epoxy Palm/Side Key Risers - $25.00 each
Neck Cork - $20.00
Dent Work - Estimate Only (hourly rate)
Modifications - Estimate Only (hourly rate)
Note: Repairs BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.