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Jiggs Mini pBone Plastic Trombone  Red 

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Jiggs Mini pBone is a fully functioning, medium bore Eb tenor trombone constructed in ABS and glass fiber. It comes in an outfit complete with carry ...Click To Read More About This Product

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Jiggs pBone's little brother.

Jiggs Mini pBone is a fully functioning, medium bore Eb tenor trombone constructed in ABS and glass fiber. It comes in an outfit complete with carry bag and mouthpiece. The pBone Mini was conceived by the team who brought Jiggs pBone to the world, and is aimed at young, beginner brass players taking their first steps.

pBone mini is incredibly light and durable and its special mouthpiece makes it easy for the very young player to get a great sound and a quickly develop skills for crossing harmonics and developing a useful working range. It has a full seven positions and has been tuned to have a great first octave.

FEATURES
  • Easy to play
  • Excellent first octave intonation
  • Lightweight

Order today and pull your trombone chops together.

SPECIFICATIONS

Mini pBone Plastic Trombone

  • Key: Eb
    Colored parts: ABS (Available in Blue & Red)
    Slide material: Glass fiber
    Brass stockings: Yes
    Bore: .485"/.500" (dual bore)
    Water key: Yes
    Bell: 7"Mouthpiece: pBone mini
    Mouthpiece shank: Standard small
    Bag: Yes
    Strap: Yes
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JiggsMini pBone Plastic Trombone
 
4.0

(based on 4 reviews)

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75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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  • Fun to play (3)

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(11 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Kid friendly alto trombone

By MC

from Seattle, WA

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Pros

  • Consistent
  • Easy Tone Production
  • Fun To Play

Cons

    Best Uses

    • School Bands

    Comments about Jiggs Mini pBone Plastic Trombone:

    The mini PBone is a kid-friendly, plastic alto trombone. As a music educator, I've found it difficult to recruit kids to play low brass instruments, but the PBone's lightweight plastic design makes it easier for kids to hold up, and therefore, easier to play. It is a plastic instrument, so it's not quite as resonant as a metal instrument, but it's a fair trade-off given the low price and the fact that you don't have to worry about dents or putting on slide lubrication. The slide action is not smooth, but for a student instrument, it's satisfactory for doing the job. For experienced players, it's also a cheap way to learn the alto trombone, without investing 5 times as much money for a metal alto. Overall, the PBone a great value for the money as long as you manage your expectations, that this is meant to be a student instrument.

    (6 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great for practicing as an alto horn

    By josh ishii

    from New mexico

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    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Fun To Play

    Cons

    • Flat Sound

    Best Uses

      Comments about Jiggs Mini pBone Plastic Trombone:

      Never mind the the other person's comment. this is an alto horn NOT a Soprano. yes it is a toy but it is a great cheap alto horn to use as a practice alto trombone rather then having an actual alto.

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Easy Way to Explore the Alto

      By Feste

      from Suburban New England

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      Pros

      • Easy Tone Production
      • Fun To Play

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Jazz Clubs
        • School Bands
        • Small Venues

        Comments about Jiggs Mini pBone Plastic Trombone:

        Way back, I used to play trombone, the standard Bb tenor size. I've been meaning to get back into it, and I was also curious about the sound of the alto trombone. This is a joy to play, for all that I have to build my embouchure back up (and even tighter, for the higher range). Once I get a feel for where all of the (foreshortened) positions are, I'm going to start jamming with some jazz music that generally features an alto saxophone.

        (2 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        Nice wall decoration

        By Have Trumpet Will Travel

        from Waynesboro, VA.

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        Pros

        • none

        Cons

        • Flat Sound

        Best Uses

          Comments about Jiggs Mini pBone Plastic Trombone:

          Have two mini's: pocket and slide trumpets. The bBone mini can't compare to the soprano trombone (slide-trumpet) that cost roughly twice as much. The pBone mini has no volume and NO resonance - it is a toy, at best. The bigger brother might play Okay, this one will hang on the wall as a novelty item. Save your money for a REAL trombone.

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