Ex-Demo Ray Farr 7” Bell Traditional Flugel
25th February 2024 update:-
After the Blackpool Contest, there is
1 New but Ex-demo Ray Farr 7" Bell Flugel
in Bright Silver Plate and Gold Trim
available at the moment
Our Ray Farr "Traditional" 7-inch Bell Flugel Horn has the Bell on the Right-hand traditional design side.
Like our Signature Flugel, our Traditional Flugel has the most amazing sound, projection and intonation, blending perfectly with the Cornet and Horn sections and soaring impressively in solos.
Ex-Demo Details and Price
Ex-demo instruments when available are in Bright Silver Plate with Gold Lacquered Trim, reduced from our Direct from the Factory 30% Discount £1,498 to an Ex-demonstration Trade Stand Price £1,095, being sold on a first-come, first-served basis.
2023 Area Contest Velvet Comment
In the Midlands Area this year, the comment in the Champion Section about Gresley Colliery’s Flugel player’s solo in Red Priest was . . . “Like velvet”.
Case & Mouthpiece
Our Traditional Flugel comes with a Ray Farr Deluxe Hard Lightweight Case, a Ray Farr "Diamond Model" Mouthpiece in 24 Carat Gold plate with Bright Silver plate Trim, Polishing Clothe and T2 Valve Oil.
2 Weeks Trial
A very big part of our service worldwide is the Without Obligation 2 Week Try at Home facility. With just a £700 deposit, you can try the Flugel at home, band practice and concerts, just to make sure it is the right instrument for you.
Free delivery anywhere in the UK is another much-applauded part of our high-quality customer service.
There is a £146 delivery charge for air-shipping to Europe and a £184 delivery charge for air-shipping by DHL or FEDEX to the US, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, China, South Korea and the Far East. The average Shipping time is 5 days from our factory to your door.
CLICK BELOW to book your 2 Weeks' Approval with a £700 Deposit to secure
Proudly designed and made in UK Imperial inches and thousandths of an inch.
Valves: - Bottom sprung Monel Valves honed to 0.0002” (two ten-thousandths of an inch) on diameter.
Bore: - The diameter through the Valves is 0.429”.
Bell: - 7” diameter Traditional Flugel Copper/Zinc Alloy Bell turned on our own Mandrel is acoustically inexorably linked to the Ray Farr Flugel’s exacting intonation in all registers and its much-acclaimed sound projection. Zoe, ex-Black Dyke's comments when she reviewed a Ray Farr Flugel for The British Bandsman were "The intonation is the best that I have ever played, which I feel the other leading Flugels haven’t mastered yet” say it all.
Trigger: - An adjustable 3rd Valve Trigger is fitted as standard. We, humans, are all built differently of course so we've designed a malleable brass 3rd Valve Trigger that you can move to the most comfortable playing position for you.
Mouthpiece Shank: - Our specially designed Jarno Taper Shank suits the larger taper USA, Japanese & the Denis Wick "L" Flugel Mouthpieces (2FL, 3FL & 4FL) and Medium Shank tapers for Denis Wick Flugel Mouthpieces without an "L" (2F, 3F & 4F) enabling you to use any make or type of mouthpiece you like with a Ray Farr Flugel.
Waterkeys: - Main, 1st and 3rd "Proper" Lever Waterkeys fitted as standard.
Instrument Protection: - For our 7" Bell Traditional Flugels we include a very protective Ray Farr lightweight hard Case. Apart from the handle, it has a wide shoulder strap, adjustable deluxe rucksack straps and a zipped Accessory pocket. The Ray Farr Case is the correct size for cabin baggage on all airlines and can be taken onboard.
Mouthpiece: - We manufacture and supply the Ray Farr "Diamond" Model Flugel Mouthpiece with each instrument.
Valve Oil: We recommend and supply a bottle of the fabulous "La Tromba Special T2" valve oil - seriously fast!
Ray Farr Flugels have eighty-eight component parts and every part is guaranteed for Three Years from the date of your instrument purchase.
Also guaranteed for Three Years is the high-quality Craftsmanship and Plating - very few manufacturers offer a Three Year Plating and Lacquer guarantee, but we do.
From the Bell to the smallest of Waterkey Screws, all component parts are stocked at the workshop in quantity so if ever your Ray Farr Flugel is accidentally damaged, we can repair it and fit original replacement parts within five working days of receiving your instrument and return it to you.