The C.G. Conn Vintage V8DS Double French Horn offers flexibility, clarity of sound and an extremely high level of craftsmanship. The V8DS is the perfect choice for professionals who expect the very best from their instrument.
From the Pro Shop in Eastlake, Ohio, the new Vintage 8D introduces a new age of custom horns to C.G. Conn. The Vintage series provides new options of clarity, along with an extreme high level of craftsmanship - being completely hand-assembled.
Vintage horns include these features: A lightweight, annealed hand hammered bell; an annealed lead pipe; string linkage on all rotors, hand lapped slides and tapered rotors, brass bead rings and hand-made, stress free solder joints, giving the horn better vibration and therefore better performance.
Bore: .468 (11.89mm)
Bell: detachable screw 12.25 lightweight, annealed, large throat
Material: All Nickel
Rotors: Hand Lapped, Tapered
Case: Deluxe hardshell
Extras: Adjustable levers, extra long pull on 2nd Bb slide, stress free bracing and assembly