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BACH/MELK Eb TRUMPET 229 BELL



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Manufacturer: Vincent Bach

Conversion: Charlie Melk
Model: 189S

Serial Number: 492xxx

Date of Manufacture: ca. 1998
Conversion Completed: ca. 2007


This Conversion includes the following features:

Melk “Schilke Style” Leadpipe

229 Bell
EL 0.459” Bore

Precision Valve Alignment
1st Slide Thumb Ring

3rd Slide Spit Valve
Metal Valve Guides

Sliver Plating


Valves are very smooth and slides are tight with excellent compression. Elkhart trumpet that was originally a standard Eb trumpet. Charlie Melk converted this horn with his own leadpipe and a 229 C Trumpet bell. Silver Plating is 100% with absolutely no wear, dents, or scratches. The trumpet is clean, ready to play, and is in MINT CONDITION. The horn has a large palate of colors, wonderful intonation, even sound in all registers, and clearer articulation than any standard Bach Eb.

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Location: Cincinnati, OH

Asking price: $2650 (PRICE NEW: $3000)



Terms: Shipping in USA is $45. Insurance is included. Out of US, additional shipping will be charged. All reasonable offers will be considered. PAYPAL AND CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED (Credit Cards processed by the Southern Ohio Music Company). Trumpet will be sent after payment has been received. Serious inquiries only please. This trumpet is exactly as described. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE!! Thanks for looking!!
(513) 382-3516
Category: High Trumpets
Item price: $2,650.00
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