GE Cast K5HL's

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Mafarnz
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GE Cast K5HL's

Postby Mafarnz » Mon Jun 05, 2017 12:54 pm

As reported on Facebook a few days ago by Brandon Warnick, apparently GE is now casting their own K5HL horns. These are copies of K bells that have only the GE logo and the number on the bell, and only the GE logo on the back cap. It has been reported that there has not been a change in sound from the current Micro Precision K5HL. Brandon also provided photos of one of the GE #3 bells, reposed below. An interesting development, shades of the old Prime horns vs Leslie horns story.

Yet another variant of K horns to keep track of!
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GE Cast K bells May 2017 Brandon Warnick a.jpg
GE cast #3 bell, side.
GE Cast K bells May 2017 Brandon Warnick b.jpg
GE cast #3 bell, back cap.
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Arrtay
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Re: GE Cast K5HL's

Postby Arrtay » Tue Jun 06, 2017 4:22 pm

Looks kinda neat, but really stupid at the same time. Same old shit...Different day. :roll:
My wife doesn't like them. :o

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Re: GE Cast K5HL's

Postby phil943 » Wed Jun 07, 2017 8:24 am

agreed art
Quality in slow motion


Horns: nathan k5la ,chessie big tag, k5hl, leslie rs5t, rs3l s5t, e bell and on and on.....

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Re: GE Cast K5HL's

Postby Evansville-Antiques » Sat Jun 10, 2017 3:49 pm

exaggerated airspace-circle hight on back cap.
nathan definately aint to happy.

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Re: GE Cast K5HL's

Postby miller49g » Sat Jun 10, 2017 11:46 pm

Nathan is making these for GE. So with that said nothing is different except for the GE logo instead of the Nathan Airchime logo.


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