Rath R9 independent valve section trade for dependent.

Discussion in 'Classifieds' started by BoomtownRath, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. BoomtownRath

    BoomtownRath New Member

    I have a Rath R9 with independent Hagmann valves F/Gb/D and would like to trade the valve section for a dependent valve section F/D. Valve section in perfect condition pics on request.

    Thanks
    Neil.
     
  2. bassboneo

    bassboneo Member

    just out of curiosity, why are you wanting to go to a dependent valve section?? is it an easier blow, less resistance? less back pressure? Im on independent and it seems to make some sections on our new test piece a lot easier!! granite variations. I did think to myself when I first saw it that it will be a little tricky for all those Bass troms on dependent set ups.
     
  3. BoomtownRath

    BoomtownRath New Member

    I got this instrument 2nd hand so I took it as it was. I never use the Gb trigger on it's own and it sits against my neck which I don't like. I only ever use the 2nd valve on low B. Played on a dependent bass before I got the R9 and just prefer it, personal preference :wink:

    Neil.
     
  4. BoozyBTrom

    BoozyBTrom Member

    If you still have this valve section. Would you be interested in selling it?
     
  5. BoomtownRath

    BoomtownRath New Member

    No not selling, want to swap for dependent valves!

    Neil.
     

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