Piccolos
Flute Fix Piccolos Repairs & Maintenance

Regulation and Adjustment (Setup to good play order)

This requires different levels of attention depending upon the quality of the Piccolo. As a general rule, the more expensive the instrument, the more delicate and time consuming the adjustments will be. Procedures carried out:

Flute Fix Piccolos Repairs & MaintenanceRealignment of keywork where necessary
Some shimming of pads to ensure airtight.
Adjustment of mechanism screws and cork or felts.

Prices start from £45

Service

This procedure should be carried out every one to two years, depending upon use and how well your Piccolo has been cared for. In addition to the procedures listed above a service will also comprise of the following:

Complete strip down of all parts
Thorough clean and polish of all parts including rods and pads
Re-oil key work
Re-tension springs
Replace any damaged pads or corks/felts

Prices start from £85

Complete Overhaul

Flute Fix Piccolos Repairs & MaintenanceAn overhaul will restore your Piccolo to as close to new condition as possible. An overhaul includes all the procedures covered by a Regulation and Adjustment and a Service, along with the following procedures:

Removal of any excessive mechanism movement
Replacement of all pads and corks/felts
Re-cork the crook

Prices start from £160

Extra Work

Re-Corking Joints
Repairing cracks in wood

Prices available upon application