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MW 2544 F/BBb W. Hilgers

Postby joshealejo » Thu May 16, 2019 11:58 pm

Hey! Nice tuba here:

Image

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Westone-Tuba-2 ... Sw0npc16iB" target="_blank" target="_blank

On the bell says:

Meinl Weston
2544
W. Hilgers

It is an F/BBb tuba for sale on Ebay (tuba located in Japan). I have seen a picture of one of theese time ago but certenly not for sale. Any information about It? Just curios as It is a curious tuba.

Some little info here:

http://www.shimokura-gakki.com/english/ ... html?tr=fr" target="_blank" target="_blank

and here (This site provides the year of production(?) of some tubas and you can find some unusuaal models:

http://www.usedprice.com/items/audio/me ... 09274.html" target="_blank" target="_blank

site says:

Model: 2544 F/BBb
Manufacturer: Meinl-Weston
Type: Tuba
Year: 1999

Description:
DOUBLE TUBA, 4 PISTON VALVES, CONICAL BBb EXTENSION

Cheers! :tuba:
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Re: MW 2544 F/BBb W. Hilgers

Postby bort » Fri May 17, 2019 1:20 am

More info here...

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Re: MW 2544 F/BBb W. Hilgers

Postby joshealejo » Fri May 17, 2019 1:44 am

bort wrote:More info here...

viewtopic.php?f=2&t=92379" target="_blank" target="_blank



Oh! I did not see that post! :oops:
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Re: MW 2544 F/BBb W. Hilgers

Postby bort » Fri May 17, 2019 1:50 am

Sent you an email, too.

Definitely a tuba picture to right click and save. :tuba:
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