Owner's Manual for trumpet

This manual provides you with instructions for the proper care and maintenance of your new, quality musical instrument. Please read this manual thoroughly. Keeping

your instrument in perfect condition will allow you to enjoy a lifetime of making music.

1. Nomenclature


2. Assembly

Step 1:

Carefully remove the instrument from the case.

Step 2:

Insert the mouthpiece into the receiver and gently twist
1/4 turn.


3. Disassembly

  • Blow through the trumpet to remove excess moisture from inside the instrument.

Step 1:

After playing, open each of the water keys and blow through the trumpet to remove excess moisture from inside the instrument.

Step 2:

Remove the mouthpiece, wipe it dry, and place it into the case.

Step 3:

Clean the trumpet with the included cloth to remove fingerprints and to protect the finish.

Step 4:

Carefully place the instrument back into the case.


4. Inspection & Maintenance

  • Depress the valves and remove each tuning slide.

Step 1:

Clean and dry the mouthpiece before placing it into the case.

Step 2:

When it is necessary to lubricate the valves, apply valve oil using the following procedure:

a. Lubricate only one valve at a time.
b. Carefully unscrew the top valve cap, and partially remove the valve from the casing.
c. Apply a few drops of valve oil to the valve surface.
d. Put the valve back into the valve casing, and gently twist until the valve guide locks into position.
e. Blow air through the instrument to ensure the valve is inserted properly. If air will not pass through the trumpet, rotate the valve 180°, and blow air through the instrument again to test proper alignment.
f. Carefully screw on the top valve cap and depress the valve several times to evenly distribute the lubricant.

Step 3:

After lubrication, if the valves do not work smoothly, carefully remove and inspect each valve for dirt and residue. Also, examine the valve and valve casing for possible dents.

Step 4:

Regularly clean and lubricate each of the tuning slides:

a. Depress the valves and remove each tuning slide.
b. Remove excess moisture from the slides, and wipe the lubricated areas clean with a soft cloth.
c. Apply a small amount of slide grease to each slide assembly and reassemble.

Step 5:

Use the included cloth to remove fingerprints and protect the finish.


5. Caution!

Step 1.
Do not force the mouthpiece into the receiver. Insert with only a gentle twist.

Step 2.
Note that each valve is individually numbered to match the numbered valve casings.

Step 3.
When putting the valves back into the valve casing, make sure to properly align the valve guide into the valve guide slot.

Step 4.
Do not place the instrument on a chair, desk or anywhere it could fall. After playing, return the instrument to its case.

Step 5.
For adjustments or repairs, take your instrument to a qualified technician or authorized dealer. Never attempt to repair any musical instrument yourself.


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