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Chuck Findley 66MV One Piece Trumpet Mouthpiece

USD $210.00
SKU:
TPT-OP-66MV
Availability:
Ships in 2-5 weeks, depending on what is already in production. Order now to get the next one available.

Product Overview

Specifications:

Top 10 Mouthpiece! - Similar to Bach 3C, Monette B4S, Schilke 14B - Great for Pit and Pops

Highlights:   

  • Similar in diameter to a Bach 3C (just very slightly smaller).
  • Medium cup with a modified V shape at bottom of cup leading into throat, similar to a Bach 3C
  • Good orchestral mouthpiece for someone who wants a little more projection, or who has a naturally dark sound
  • Great choice for pit and pops, concert band, and jazz soloing where a bright lead sound is not needed

More Information:  

  • Inner Diameter: .660 inches measured .04 inches into the cup
  • Outer Diameter: 1.114 inches
  • Cup Depth: MV (Medium V) cup (similar to a Bach 3C)
  • Also similar to the Bach 7E, Schilke or Yamaha B, GR M, Curry M, and Warburton M cup, but has a slightly more V shaped transition into the throat, which darkens the sound slightly
  • Excellent all round mouthpiece with very versatile sound suitable for concert band, marching band, and jazz or big band
  • M cup can also be made to blend in a chamber group or orchestral setting, especially when used with a heavyweight backbore to darken the sound
  • Also a mouthpiece for Piccolo trumpet if medium cup is desired
  • Backbore: Comes on an M (Medium) backbore

Wedge Generation 2 Line:   

  • Designed to incorporate the advantages of the Wedge rim and oval cup in a mouthpiece that is very comfortable and easy to adapt to from a conventional rim
  • Slightly wider rims than Standard Brand
  • Features our new Double Oval Cup (DOC)
  • Oval shape of the Wedge rim is continued down to the base of the cup where it joins the throat
  • DOC design (exclusive to Wedge Mouthpieces) provides added efficiency of a smaller mouthpiece with the big sound, clear attacks, and flexibility of a larger mouthpiece

Acclimatization:  

  • Acclimatization time varies
  • Most players find full adjustment to the new rim shape is only a few days
  • Most players are able to alternate between a Wedge rim and conventional rim, if desired
  • Vast majority of players will convert all of their mouthpieces to the Wedge design due to its obvious advantages once adapted
  • Discounts offered to players who need to purchase a number of Wedge mouthpieces for various instruments 

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