The Greenhoe GB5 is designed in the tradition of the full-bodied orchestral bass trombones of the mid to late 20th century. Featuring a one-piece bell with soldered rim, the GB5 offers a classic sound with tremendous projection, as well as a quick response and impeccable clarity.
Bell Material: Gold Brass
Bell Design: One-piece Bell w/ Soldered Rim
Bell Thickness: LT
Bell Size: 9.5″
Bore Size: .562″
Main Tuning Slide: Yellow Brass
Valves: Independent Greenhoe Valves w/ Yellow Brass Tubing
Valve Tuning: F/Gb/D
Valve Caps: Standard
Handslide: Yellow Brass
Handslide Crook: Nickel Silver
Leadpipe: Interchangeable (2)
This horn is gorgeous! The fit and finish is superb, and the additional detail on the machined pieces (like the rotor bearings) is a nice touch. There is a reason the factory is so busy and after having this one in our hands, we think it is worth it!