Trumpet Herald - the trumpet player's home on the web
 Welcome, guest. Log in or register     

Adams Custom Series A4 LT Sn/ 51301 (3 Bells Adj. Gap receiver

Placed: Nov. 12 '21: 2:21 pm   Views: 166 
Share this item
Share this on Facebook Tweet this
Item photos - click to enlarge
Adams Custom Series A4 LT Sn/ 51301 (3 Bells, W/ Adj. Gap receiver) LARGE BORE
LQQK at the Video by clicking the link below

Very Cool Horn
Specifications
A4
PitchBb
BoreL .470"
Bell diameter5.5”
3 Bells(1 piece side seamed tunable) Yellow Brass A2 Antique Finish, 1 Piece Copper A2 (.50) , 1Piece Sterling Silver A4 (.55).
LeadpipeAdjustable gap receiver
ReceiverHeavy Adjustable gap receiver
Valves3 x top center stainless steel
Heavy Finger Buttons - Blue Abalone Inlay


Bell Materials: (All Side Seamed, with Tunable bell option)
Custom Bell Gauges:
- The thinner the gauge of the bell results in a more energized, faster response.
- The ticker the gauge of the bell will result in more stability and density to the sound

Yellow Brass 5 1/4” .50 Guage

This bell is an excellent mix of materials for all round work as this material is very versatile. The sound is clear and brilliant at all dynamic levels, with a good core and great projection. This alloy is ideal for lead trumpet, commercial playing and studio work. Also a good choice for principal trumpet players in symphony orchestras or someone who is looking for good crispness to the articulated sound.

Red Brass 5 1/4” .50 Guage

The Red Brass bell material is an ideal choice for the soloist who is looking for the richest, warmest, thickest sound available. Higher in copper content than our other two bell choices this provides the player with the smoothest transitions from note to note. Articulations are veiled (although with a lighter Red Brass bell option it is greatly improved) and sound shape is overall a bit wider in shape.

Sterling Silver 5 1/2” .55 Guage

Sterling silver is a very versatile material but also much more dependent on the individual’s particular ability level. Therefore Adams recommends this bell option for the serious amateur or professional. The general characteristics are the bell is much darker and thicker when played at soft to medium volumes. When this bell is pushed the higher overtones are much more present and the result is a wonderful sound with great “sparkle.”


Finishes:
Raw Brass
This is actually no finish. The raw material of the instrument is only polished.

Antique
Colored lacquer which gives the instrument a typical antique look.
Sterling Silver
This is actually no finish. The raw material of the instrument is only polished.
More information on this item..
619 401 2828
Category: Bb Trumpets
Item price: $4,000.00
User information
Username: HornTrader[view all ads from HornTrader]
View registry entry for HornTraderView forum posts by HornTrader
Member of TH since: Tuesday, November 8, 2005: 5:11 pm
Last visit: Saturday, November 27, 2021: 6:09 pm
Email this advertiser
Your name:
Your email address:
Your message to the advertiser, include phone if desired:
Anti-fraud notice: you can and should check the links above to this user's forum posts, registry entry, and site join date to aid you in judging the credibility of this offer.



Notice: scammers have been known to frequent this site at times. TrumpetHerald.com recommends the use of an escrow service such as escrow.com for safe internet transactions.
Please read this notice.