HD Series Bb Trumpets offer the musician with discerning tastes an elegant and rich tone with superb intonation. With a #3 bell taper and medium bore design, the S43HD shares the efficiency of the S43HDL-F Faddis model, but with a fixed bell and somewhat lighter design.


One-piece, Hand-Hammered Yellow Brass HD Bell

Soldered Bead w/ Steel Wire

#3 Bell Taper

.450″ Medium Bore

Reverse Leadpipe

Semi-Square Main Tuning Slide w/ Brace

Heavy Design

1st slide saddle & 3rd slide ring


1st slide ring

Pinky ring

3rd slide waterkey

Amado waterkey(s)

Gold Brass bell

Sterling Silver bell

Tuning bell


Lifetime Warranty

S43HD models

Silver plate

S43HD – Yellow brass bell

S43HDL – Yellow brass tuning bell

S43HDGB – Gold brass bell

S43HDLGB – Gold brass tuning bell

S43HDS – Sterling silver bell

S43HDLS – Sterling silver tuning bell

Gold plate

S43HD-GP – Yellow brass bell

S43HDL-GP – Yellow brass tuning bell

S43HDGB-GP – Gold brass bell

S43HDLGB-GP – Gold brass tuning bell

S43HDS-GP – Sterling silver bell

S43HDLS-GP – Sterling silver tuning bell


S43HD-L – Yellow brass bell

S43HDL-L – Yellow brass tuning bell

S43HDGB-L – Gold brass bell

S43HDLGB-L – Gold brass tuning bell

S43HDS-L – Sterling silver bell

S43HDLS-L – Sterling silver tuning bell