Piston Trumpets C-Trumpets

„Matthias Höfs“– Model, 4 valves

Model description

The 4-valve THEIN Piston C-trumpet model “Matthias Höfs” is an immensely versatile trumpet which has a full sound while the 2 triggers and the intonation ring at the 3rd slide offer various possibilities for adjustment. The bell is screwed (Sliding Bell). Various options from the full-bodied THEIN K-Style metal bell with “German” sound to the lead-like version with a smaller yellow brass bell are possible.

The instrument is versatile and can be returned to D, E or Eb using conversion sets.

Technical specifications

  • Valves: 4 Piston valves
  • Bore: 11.50 mm / 0.453”
  • Bell:changeable
  • Bell-ø: 122 mm / 4.805“
  • Bell rim: Mainzer
  • Wall thickness: 0.40 mm / 0.016”
  • Material:yellow brass, THEIN K-Style metal
  • Trigger:1. and 4. valve
  • Lead pipe:changeable
  • Finish: lacquered, silver plated, gold plated
  • THEIN Mouthpiece recommendation: THEIN 1 ½ C