100C Trombone Mouthpiece - Small Shank - Acrylic - .240 Throat

USD $125.00
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Product Overview

  • Characteristics - The 100C is an excellent choice for a player who wants a shallow C cup for jazz or lead trombone, but who needs a larger diameter than a Bach 7C. The 100C is most similar to a Bach 6.75C. ID = 1.0 inch (25.4 mm). Throat = .240 inches (6.096mm), standard for most players.
  • Acrylic -

    • Feels softer than brass but less soft than Delrin on the chops.
    • Less slippery than metal but more slippery than Delrin.
    • Grip intermediate between Delrin and silver.
    • Feels slightly smaller than the metal counterparts.
    • Smoother than Delrin, very similar to silver.
    • Comfortable to play in cold weather.
    • Responsive to soft articulation.
    • Articulation is clearer than Delrin, very similar to metal.
    • Sound is slightly darker than brass and brighter than Delrin.
    • More core in the sound than Delrin, but not as much core as metal.
    • Sounds very similar to brass when used with brass or stainless steel backbore.
  • The Gen 2 Wedge low brass mouthpieces have a second generation Wedge design that incorporates elements from our highly successful Gen 2 high brass rim. They have an accentuated oval rim shape that extends right down to the base of the cup.  This unique oval cup shape amplifies the effect of the Wedge rim, providing greater responsiveness and more core to the sound compared to a conventional round cup of similar depth and volume.
  • Acclimatization - Acclimatization time varies, but most players find they have fully adjusted to the new rim shape within a few days. Most players are able to alternate between a Wedge rim and conventional rim, although the vast majority of players will convert all of their mouthpieces to the Wedge design because of its obvious advantages once they have adapted. We do offer discounts to players who need to purchase a number of Wedge mouthpieces for various instruments.