The JP332 Rath Bb/F tenor trombone is well suited to intermediate players and players looking for an instrument to take them up through the grades. This instrument would sit in easily in an orchestral trombone section, and likewise, brass bands and the lower parts in a big band. With an unparalleled level of craftsmanship, the JP332 Rath is the result of many years of development and features some exclusive components that players won't find on other instruments. A custom designed Rath leadpipe was created especially for the JP332 Rath which gives excellent response in all registers whilst retaining support for inexperienced players. The instrument also features an ergonomic thumb lever which is easy to adjust for smaller hands. The closed-wrap design and counterweight ensure optimum balance and enable younger players to retain good posture beyond 4th position.
The JP Rath range of trombones have generated a lot of positive comments throughout the industry and are now in demand across the globe. They are characterised by a professional standard of workmanship and a high level of performance. Often compared with professional models, they compare very favorably with instrument from some of the top makers. The JP332 Rath features a large bore (.547") providing players power and projection in symphonic works whilst it's 8.5" bell gives even greater sound projection that it's smaller brother, the JP331 Rath. High Grade 80:20 brass is used in construction throughout.
- Key: Bb/F
- Bell Size: High Grade Brass 215.9mm (8.5")
- Valves: Rotary 1
- Bore: Large 13.89mm (.547")
- Water Key: Lever 1
- Body: High Grade Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (JP332 Rath)
- Finish: Silver Plated (JP332S Rath)
- Lyre Box: No
- Mouthpiece: Yes
- Leadpipe: Rath design leadpipe
- Instrument Weight: 2.04Kg (4lb 8oz)