Posted by Joe S. on September 20, 2000 at 19:56:27:
In Reply to: Help, screw rim is stuck! posted by Archieacassidy on September 20, 2000 at 12:46:49:
Borrow a rawhide mallet from the local bandroom (chimes mallet). Wrap the mouthpiece in a medium thick cloth and place it sideways in the palm of your hand. Tap around the side of the rim with the mallet until it decides to be loose.