How do you price a used flute?
Is that true? The rule of thumb is 50% of retail for pricing used beginner or step up flutes. If you want to adjust the instrument’s price, you have to see what the instrument is currently selling for. There are different goals for buyers and sellers.
How much is a flute worth?
The cost of a beginner flute is between $500 and $1000. Entry level pro flutes can be had for as little as $2,500 and advanced students can get them for as much as $30,000.
What is an old flute worth?
You can buy Gemeinhardt Student Level Flutes at a range of prices. There are two examples, the Gemeinhardt 1SP and the Gemeinhardt 2BLK. Gemeinhardt Intermediate Level Flutes can be had for as little as $400.
What model is my Yamaha flute?
The model number is engraved at the base of the post next to the C-key. The low-C key on the foot joint is engraved with the serial number.
Do flutes hold their value?
Due to their reputation, they are good for resale when you upgrade your flute.
Do flutes get better with age?
They’re not higher quality the older they get because of the way the flute is set up.
Can I pawn a flute?
Pawning your musical instrument is a good way to get quick cash. The item will technically still be yours if you pawn it. You can get a specific pawn amount for your musical instrument from the pawn shop.
What to look for when buying a used flute?
It should not be damaged by dents, scratches, and pitting. Look at the pads and make sure they are clean, solid and seal when depressed. Many of the used flutes have pads on them. A complete pad replacement can cost as much as $200.
How do you sell a flute?
What is the best place to sell a flute? If you want to sell a used flute, the best place to sell it is online in marketplaces such as eBay, Facebook Marketplaces, or online websites such as Reverb.com.
How do I sell used instruments?
There are a number of online places where you can find musical instruments and equipment.