Our professional flute technician gave this flute a full repad and during that process, they adjusted every mechanism to make sure everything on this alto flute was in excellent playing condition. Even the headjoint cork was replaced for good measure. If you've got your eye out for an excellent alto flute, but are unsure about committing to the prices of new alto flutes, look no further! Alto flutes are not common around here, or anywhere else for that matter. Don't pass on this before taking some time to seriously consider adding this to your collection. Stop by today to spend some time with it!