Please read before using
Disobeying the points indicated with this mark
may lead to damage or injury.
The precautions given below concern the proper and safe use of the instrument, and are to protect
you and others from any damage or injuries. Please follow and obey these precautions.
If children are using the instrument, a guardian should clearly explain these precautions to the child and make sure they
are fully understood and obeyed. After reading this manual, please keep it in a safe place for future reference.
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: This icon indicates points which should be paid attention to. : This icon indicates actions that are prohibited.
Do not throw or swing the instrument when others
are close by.
The mouthpiece or other parts may fall off hitting other
people. Always treat the instrument gently.
In regards to brass instruments with a plate ﬁnish, the color of the ﬁnish may change over time however, it
should be of no concern in regards to the instrument’s performance. Discoloration in its early stage can easily
be removed with maintenance. (As discoloration progresses, it may be difﬁcult to remove.)
* Please use the accessories that are speciﬁed for use with the particular type of ﬁnish found on the instrument. Also, metal
polishes remove a thin layer of the ﬁnish’s top coat which will make the ﬁnish thinner. Please be aware of this before using
Keep the oil, polish, etc., out of children’s mouths.
Keep the oil, polish, etc., out of children’s reach and do
maintenance when children are not present.
any extreme conditions of temperature or humidity. Do-
ing so may result in damage to key balance, linkage, or
pads, resulting in problems during performance.
Take care not to disﬁgure the instrument.
Placing the instrument where it is unstable may cause
the instrument to fall or drop resulting in disfigure-
ment. Take care as to where and how you place the
Be careful not to touch the pin springs during maintenance, etc.
The end of the pin springs found on high-end models is
sharpened to provide greater key action.
Keep small parts out of the reach of infants.
Your children may accidentally swallow them.
Be aware of climatic conditions such as temperature, humidity, etc.
Keep the instrument away from heat sources such as
heaters, etc. Also, do not use or store the instrument in