The Process of Fully Restoring a Crushed Trombone Bell

Brassiere Josh Landress of J. Landress Brass in New York City showed how he fully restored a crushed trombone bell by using a combination of shaping, hammering and various forms of fire. Landress looked like he was enjoying himself quite a bit.

We had a great time putting together some of the behind the scenes of what goes into a repair like this.

Here are the different steps behind this repair.

via My Modern Met

Lori Dorn
Lori Dorn

Lori is a Laughing Squid Contributing Editor based in New York City who has been writing blog posts for over a decade. She also enjoys making jewelry, playing guitar, taking photos and mixing craft cocktails.