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Flute Repairs

We specialise in full service flute repairs from minor adjustments to complete mechanical overhauls.
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(08) 8117 3238
Shop 310, Myer Centre Level 3, 
14-38 Rundle Mall
Open 9am- 5pm | Monday - Friday

What’s Included

Emergency Repairs and On-site Evaluations

  • We offer free no obligation quotes and expert advice on your instruments, and a wide range of services including emergency repairs, servicing, overhauls, and custom work.

Servicing:

  • Instrument fully dissasembled and body washed/cleaned/polished
  • Keywork pins, rods and steels all dissasembled, grease removed in mechanism, rods cleaned, keys cleaned and polished
  • Bent and binding keywork problems fixed
  • Minor dents removed (if applicable)
  • Pads cleaned and assessed, replacing up to 3
  • Keycorks and felts replaced as necessary
  • Align/shim all pads flush with tone-holes for proper seal
  • Lubricate all keywork, rods and steels on assembly
  • Regulate mechanism
  • Adjust spring tension
  • Eliminate lost motion/double action
  • Check and adjust fit of tenons
  • Replace, custom fit and seal headcork
  • Oil bore on wooden instruments
  • Test play
  • Sanitise

Overhauls:

  • Instrument fully dissasembled and body washed/cleaned/polished
  • Keywork pins, rods and steels all dissasembled, grease removed in mechanism, rods cleaned, keys cleaned and machine polished
  • Mechanism fit and tightened to eliminate side play
  • Bent and binding keywork problems fixed
  • All dents removed
  • All pads replaced
  • All key corks and felts replaced
  • Tone-holes leveled/rebuilt flat
  • Align/shim all pads flush with tone-holes for proper seal
  • Lubricate all keywork, rods and steels on assembly
  • Regulate mechanism
  • Adjust spring tension
  • Eliminate lost motion/double action
  • Check and adjust fit of tenons
  • Replace, custom fit and seal headcork
  • Oil bore/body on wooden instruments
  • Test play
  • Sanitise

Custom Work:

  • We can customise your instrument onsite in our workshop to your individual needs, whether it be keywork modifications, silver/gold/nickel plating of keys and/or pillars, tuning adjustments, fitting of joints, barrel length…we will work with you to achieve your required results.

Pricing

Full Servicing

  • Student Flutes from $280
  • Open-hole Flutes from $495

Repads and Overhauls 

  • Student flutes from $790
  • Open hole flutes from $1200

Emergency and Custom Work

Pricing will vary depending on the work required. Please contact us by filling out the form here or give us a call.

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Flute Repair

Frequently Asked Questions

What are your opening hours?

We are open Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm for all service related enquiries. Feel free to phone us or pop into the showroom with your instrument and we would be more than happy to help.

Do you service all across Australia?

Yes, while we are based in Adelaide, we have many interstate clients who we look after and would be very happy if you wish to book in your instrument for a repair or complete overhaul. We regularly use Australia Post and trusted couriers. Contact us for further inquiries.

What experience do you have servicing?

We have almost 100 years of combined experience servicing and repairing instruments of all shapes and sizes. We are also musicians ourselves, so we can understand and cater to your individual needs and wants.

(08) 8117 3238
info@consortiummusic.com.au
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