Bell Material: Yellow Brass
Bell Diameter: 122 mm
Bore: ML 11.7 mm
Leadpipe: Nr. 20 Yellow Brass
Valve section: Yellolw Brass (lightweight) - inline
Valves: 3 x top center stainless steel
Finger buttons: Yellow Brass, white inlays (mother of pearl)
Finish: Clear lacquered or Silver plated
The Adams A3 trumpet feels comfortable in both symphonic and studio settings. The instrument ideally adept in jazz, commercial, and classical music this is a very popular choice for the trumpeters of today who want a horn with versatility in terms of the sound shape and articulation spectrum. A horn with a bright open sound and great flexibility.
The A3 Trumpet has a ML bore of 0.460 (11.7mm). It has a slightly smaller bell diameter than the A1 and A2 trumpets at 122mm and a thicker gauge of 0.60. The heavier gauge is balanced with a reverse leadpipe producing a very efficient instrument.