The Miraphone Professional F Tubas
The 181 Series

A true 5/4 F tuba with plenty of sound and power but with the classic "German" sound as cultivated by the Miraphone Corporation. These are wonderful instruments that are a joy to play. These are fun horns with great intonation and a marvelous feel.

Key F
Bore .770" to .830" graduated bore
Bell 16.5" lacquered yellow brass or optional gold brass
Valves 5 valve model - all on right hand; 6 valve model 4 valves on right hand, 2 valves on left hand
Size 5/4
Case Sold separately

Standard Features

5 or 6 DVS (Direct Valve Stroke) fast rotary valves
Thumb operated flat whole step 5th
Available in lacquered yellow brass or stunning gold brass
The gold brass models have a unique and distinctive sound
Nickel silver leadpipe and trimming
Large bore and bell for great sound and projection
Case available separately