John Packer JP251SW Trumpet Bb - Smith-Watkins - Lacquer
Are you looking for a very playable trumpet that is durable, reliable and outperforms most of the heavily marketed brand equivalents at a more competitive price? John Packer may just have the answer....
A perfect balance of high level performance at an attractive price, the JP251SW is a popular choice for higher grade students. Designed for the up and coming potential pro player, the JP251SW's versatility has seen use on stage in professional settings, from Jools Holland's Rhythm and Blues Orchestra to various shows in London's West End.
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The JP251SW has been carefully designed in collaboration with Dr Richard Smith of Smith-Watkins to ensure the instrument benefits from the prestige of Smith-Watkins instruments. The excellent articulation and sound projection stem from the specially designed Smith-Watkins leadpipe, setting the JP251SW apart from other intermediate level trumpets. Constructed from high grade 80:20 brass to ensure a bright tone, the JP251SW also features monel piston valves and adjustable 1st and 3rd valve slides to assist on the tuning of the more difficult notes. Attractively designed, this instrument resembles a fully professional Smith-Watkins model and is available in many different finishes for that personal touch.
Bell Size: Yellow Brass - 123mm (4.84")
Valves: Piston 3
Bore: Medium Large 11.65mm (0.459")
Waterkey: Lever 2
Body: High Grade Brass
Finish: Lacquer (JP251SW)
Lyre Box: No
Mouthpiece: JP 5C
Leadpipe: Smith Watkins design
The JP251SW is supplied in a protective hard case with metal clasps, and comes with a JP 5C mouthpiece, bottle of Ultra Pure valve oil and a maintenance guide to help you keep your instrument in top playing order.