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Besson EEb Tuba..


Besson EEb Tuba..

Manufacturer: Besson



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The Besson BE982 EEb tuba is created with a high position mouthpipe for the marching band and is fitted with carriage rings and a lyre holder for comfort and convenience. Its slightly narrower mouthpipe gives the BE982 a bright clear tone. Fully compensating EEb tuba improves intonation of lower register. Constructed from high quality brass for excellent response and quality of sound. 

Bell diameter: 483mm (19"). Weight: 9.3kg (20lb 8oz). Bore: 17.51mm (.689"). Bell rim rolled and soldered over brass wire, adds strength and protection to the bell. Patented spring damper set for quieter valve action. Valves: 4 bottom sprung stainless steel. 3 water keys with synthetic rubber seals. Stainless steel pistons for smooth action. Bottom sprung valves gives fast valve action. Delrin valve guides give quieter valve action. Phosphor bronze non-corrosive valve springs. Nickel silver inner slides. 2nd valve finger ring. Black moulded case, plush lined, with wheels.