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05/03/2015

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RicoRoyalGraftoniteMouthpieces

(Graftoniteisthenameofthematerialfromwhichthese
mouthpiecesaremade,butitisactuallypolycarboniteplastic.
IunderstandthatthedesignoriginatedwithArnoldBrilhart.)

SopranoSax

TipOpening

MM
Inches
Chamber Tone

B3
1.4mm .055"
Med
Allround
B5
1.52mm .060"
Med
Allround
B7
1.65mm .065"
Med
Allround

AltoSax

TipOpening

MM
Inches
Chamber Tone

A3
1.77mm .070"
Large
Dark

A5
2.03mm .080"
Large
Dark

A7
2.29mm .090"
Large
Dark

B3
1.77mm .070"
Med
Allround
B5
2.03mm .080"
Med
Allround
B7
2.29mm .090"
Med
Allround
C3
1.77mm .070"
Small
Projection
C5
2.03mm .080"
Small
Projection
C7
2.29mm .090"
Small
Projection

TenorSax

TipOpening

MM
Inches
Chamber Tone

RicoMetaliteMouthpieces

A3
A5
A7
B3
B5
B7
C3
C5
C7

Ithinktheword"Metalite"isintendedtosuggestthat
thesemouthpieceshavethesameplayingcharacteristics
asmetalmouthpieces,butarelighter.

SopranoSax

TipOpening

MM
Inches

M5
1.65
.065"
Onmygauge,theM5
M7
1.65
.065"
&M7bothmeasured
0.065"

TenorSax

TipOpening

MM
Inches

M5
2.54 .100"

M7
2.72 .107"

M9
2.92 .115"

BaritoneSax

TipOpening

MM
Inches

M5
2.59 .102"

M7
2.78 .110"

M9
3.02 .119"

Large
Large
Large
Med
Med
Med
Small
Small
Small

Dark
Dark
Dark
Allround
Allround
Allround
Projection
Projection
Projection

TipOpening
MM
Inches

Chamber Tone

Med
Allround
Med
Allround
Med
Allround

Chamber Tone

RicoMetaliteMouthpieces

OnNov.17'09IreceivedemailfromRicoindicatingthatthe
followingarethetipopeningsfortheirMetalites

SopranoSax

TipOpening Facing

Inches

M5
0.060
Medium

M7
0.065
Long

TenorSax

TipOpening Facing

Inches

M5
0.095
Short

M7
0.105
Medium

M9
0.115
Long

BaritoneSax

TipOpening Facing

A3
A5
A7
B3
B5
B7
C3
C5
C7

1.14mm
1.27mm
1.40mm
1.14mm
1.27mm
1.40mm
1.14mm
1.27mm
1.40mm

.045"
.050"
.055"
.045"
.050"
.055"
.045"
.050"
.055"

Large
Large
Large
Med
Med
Med
Small
Small
Small

Dark
Dark
Dark
Allround
Allround
Allround
Projection
Projection
Projection

Inches

M5
0.100
Short

M7
0.110
Medium

M9
0.120
Long

Ricowentfurthertosay:
"Atthistimewearenotmanufacturingthealtoversion.Thiscould
change,butdemanddidnotseemtobethereinsufficientnumbersto
warrantsit's[sic]returnatthistime."

2.16mm
2.41mm
2.67mm
2.16mm
2.41mm
2.67mm
2.16mm
2.41mm
2.67mm

.085"
.095"
.105"
.085"
.095"
.105"
.085"
.095"
.105"

BaritoneSax
TipOpening
MM
Inches
B3
2.29mm .090"
B5
2.54mm .100"
B7
2.79mm .110"
Clarinet

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