Manufacturer of Brass Instruments
Made in Germany

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F tuba

  • model 281 Firebird
  • 150281C07000700
  • 5/4 size compact
  • lacquered
  • 6 (4R/2L)
  • rotary valves
  • yellow brass
  • with case

The Miraphone F-Tuba Firebird 281 is a compact 5/4 size rotary tuba with a good centered low C and an even low range.
This is a more compact sounding instrument than the 81 or 481, but has a great open sound and is ideal for the soloist and smaller orchestras.

Detailed Information
Product Name F tuba
Model-number model 281 Firebird
Tuning F
Intonation 443 Hz
Number of valves 6 (4R/2L)
Size 5/4 size compact
Material in body yellow brass
Finish lacquered
Bell diameter 400 mm (15,748 inch)
Material valve section nickel silver trimmings
Lever system spiral spring system
Rod Miraphone minibal rod
Type of valve vented valves for pressure compensation
Valve system rotary valves
Bore of valve section conical 19,6 - 21,2 mm (0,772 - 0,835 inch)
Lyre holder without lyre holder
Leadpipe material Nickel silver
Strap ring without strap ring
With case/gigbag with case
Mouthpiece TU23
Height instrument mm/inch 905 mm / 35,630 inch
Total weight instrument 8,60 kb / 18,96 lb
Total weight incl. Case/Gigbag (kg/lb) 21,50 kg /47,41 lb
EAN 4046878184233