Schilke Standard C configurations

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  1. DrunkIQ

    DrunkIQ Pianissimo User

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    All Schilkes are custom made. Schilke does have a set of standard configurations (C1, C2, C3, etc) that can be ordered. These configurations are combinatons of bore sizes and bell configurations that they feel work best together through the years of their R&D are are listed below.

    C models:

    C1
    ML "step bore"
    L brass bell

    C2
    ML "step bore"
    M brass bell

    C3
    L "step bore"
    (smaller tuning slide than C5)
    M brass bell

    C4
    M “step boreâ€
    M brass bell

    C5
    L "step bore"
    (larger tuning slide than C3)
    M brass bell

    C6
    M "step bore"
    ML standard weigth copper bell

    C7
    M "step bore"
    L brass bell

    C8 - discontinued
    M “step boreâ€
    S brass bell (#4 Seamless Brass Bell. Also used as standard bell on both Eb & D bells for E3L)

    C9 - discontinued
    S “step boreâ€
    ML standard weight copper bell

    CX
    L "straight bore"
    L brass bell

    CX4 - discontinued
    XL "straight bore"
    XL valve casing
    L brass bell

    CX5 -discontinued
    XL "straight bore"
    XL valve casing
    M brass bell

    CX6 - discontinued
    XL “straight boreâ€
    XL Valve Casing
    ML standard weight copper bell

    S22C
    L "straight bore" (cylindrical)
    XL valve casing
    ML S-series brass bell

    Optional Bells: - note: all Schilke bells are seamless one-piece!
    L sterling silver bell
    L "beryllium bronze" bell
    L standard weight copper bell
    L brass bell

    ML sterling silver bell
    ML "beryllium bronze" bell
    ML standard weight copper bell
    ML brass bell
    ML S-series brass bell

    M sterling silver bell
    M "beryllium bronze" bell
    M standard weight copper bell
    M brass bell

    S sterling silver bell
    S "beryllium bronze" bell
    S standard weight copper bell
    S brass bell

    Additional known options:
    heavy valve caps
    valve guard
    single mouthpiece pouch
    Single, double, triple, quad case
    Sound post for tunable bell models
     
  2. DrunkIQ

    DrunkIQ Pianissimo User

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    Tons of updates!

    CX1, CX2 and CX3 have been removed as they where prototypes.

    -marc
     

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