Smith-Watkins K2 Professional Bb Cornet
The K2 cornet is an all round great instrument chosen by many well known players in the top brass bands and also a firm favourite with The Royal Marines Band Service and The RAF.
All round great instrument chosen by many well known players in top brass bands and also a firm favourite with The Royal Marines Band Service and The Royal Air Force.
The K2 Professional cornet has a fitted K2 leadpipe which is the most popular Smith - Watkins cornet leadpipe and is suitable for all styles of playing.
- Proven valve system, as used on Smith-Watkins trumpets since 1984
- Large bore .470" for More flexibility with intonation, tone and response.
- K2 Leadpipe, a proven leadpipe suitable for all styles of playing.
- 1st and 3rd slide triggers which enables fine tuning adjustments
- Lightest valves available for a quicker and more responsive action
- Brass valve guides give a positive location of valves which is preferred by professional players.
- Corrosion resistant phosphor bronze valve springs
- Brass inner and outer slides for a smooth slide action
- Water keys with synthetic seals giving a perfect seal
- Monel pistons which are highly resistant to corrosion for a longer life
The Smith Watkins K2 cornet is supplied in a hard flight case.
About the maker
Smith - Watkins are a leading player in the musical instrument industry. Smith - Watkins instruments are renowned for their exceptional build quality, reliability and manufacturing precision and consistency. Many players choose Smith - Watkins as they have been a widely respected and trusted brand for many years.
- Model: Professional (K2)
- Key: Bb
- Valves: Piston 3
- Bore: Large Bore: 0.470" (11.94mm)
- Water Key: Lever 2
- Body: Yellow Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (K2), Silver Plate (K2S)
- Lyre Box: Yes
- Leadpipe: K2