Adjustable thumb rest
All Yamaha saxophones feature an adjustable thumb rest to allow for precise and comfortable hand and fingering position.
Refined key shape and dimension
Yamaha saxophone keys are not simply shaped and positioned according to mechanical neccessity; the entire system is designed from the player's perspective, with emphasis on comfort, speed, and overall playability. The natural feel of the keys eliminates the need to adapt to an unnatural or uncomfortable key layout.
Adjustable key guard felts
Optimum intonation and venting
Tapered pivot screws
Precise adjustment and smooth key action
Durable and resistant to wear.
|Nickel-plated (keys);Clear baked epoxy lacquer (body)
|Yellow brass; Clear lacquer
|Waterproof leather and wool felt with plastic tone boosters
|Straight-tapered, nylon lock, non-headed (adjustable)
|Post on body