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Few companies know more about mouthpiece manufacture, design and physics than the Schilke Company. They make a complete line of excellent trumpet mouthpieces that work with any instrument but especially compliment their fine line of outstanding trumpets.
Cup Diameter (First number in label): cups range from shallow to deep in numeric order from low to high
Cup Volume (First letter in label): volume ranges from A to E from small to large - A: Small; B: Medium-Small; C: Medium (Standard); D: Medium-Large; E: Large
Rim Contour (Second number in label): rims range from roundest to slightly rounded in numeric order from low to high - 1: Roundest; 2: Simi-Round; 3: Standard; 4: Semi-Flat; 5: Slightly Rounded
Backbore (Last letter in label): backbores range from tight to large in alphabetical order: a: Tight; b: Straight; c: Standard; d: Slightly Curved Out; e: Large
|Model||Diameter mm||Diameter Inches||Description|
|15A4a||17.14||.675|| A larger diameter mouthpiece with a shallow "A" cup and tight "a" backbore for upper register playing. #4 semi-flat rim offers comfort in upper register.|
|15A4||17.14||.675|| Same as the 15A4a but with a larger "c" backbore for an open feel.|
|15B||17.12||.674|| With the same diameter as the #15, this mouthpiece includes "B" style cup which produces a more brilliant sound than the standard #15 mouthpiece.|
|15||17.12||.674|| An excellent all-around mouthpiece which offers a free blowing, clear sound.|
|15C4||17.14||.675|| This mouthpiece is similar to the #15 but with the #4 semi-flat rim for increased endurance.|
|16B4||17.20||.677||Same as the #16C4 except the shallower, medium-small “B” cup offers more resistance, providing a brighter quality of sound. The 16B4 is an excellent choice for Eb trumpet when a player requires a bigger rim diameter.|
|16C4||17.20||.677|| Like Similar to the 16 in dimensions, this mouthpiece offers our #4 semi-flat rim for a more traditional feel and increased endurance.|
|16||17.20||.677|| With all the standard Schilke charactistics, this medium-large diameter mouthpiece produces a full, free blowing quality.|
|16C2||17.20||.677|| This model offers the same options as the 16, but instead offers a #2 rim for increased flexibility.|
|17B4||17.33||.682|| Well suited for the player looking for a shallower cup in a larger diameter. Medium-small “B” cup offers more brilliance for projection with #4 semi-flat rim for comfort.|
|17||17.33||.682|| A compromise of all the medium characteristics, this mouthpiece is an excellent medium to large diameter mouthpiece.|
|17D4||17.33||.682|| This mouthpiece includes a deeper "D" cup and #4 semi-flat rim for improved endurance.|
|17D4d||17.33||.682|| A larger blowing mouthpiece than the 17D4 because of the increase "d" backbore.|
|18B4||17.52||.690|| Ideal for a classical player looking for a commercial sound, the medium shallow cup and semi-flat rim provide resistance and comfort for upper register playing. Cup shape offers some sparkle in the sound with enough volume for tone.|
|18||17.52||.690|| The high point being nearer to the center makes this mouthpiece feel smaller than it is. The standard characteristics produce a rich, brilliant tone|
|18C3d||17.52||.690|| Similar in dimension to the 18 but with a larger "d" backbore producing a large, teutonic tone.|
|19||17.65||.695|| The "C" cup, #3 rim and standard "c" backbore are similar to the #20 but with a slightly smaller diameter|
|20||17.78||.700|| This large diameter is for the robust embouchure. Original mouthpiece of choice for Renold O. Schilke.|
|20D2d||17.73||.698|| Similar to the #20 in diameter but includes a larger "D" style cup, #2 semi-round rim and larger "d" backbore.|
|22||18.03||.710|| Similar to the #20 but with a larger inside dimeter.|
|24||18.29||.720|| Our largest cup diameter offered. This mouthpiece provides a huge volume of sound.|
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