Select and Compare: Etude ETB-100 Series Student Trombone to the Yamaha YSL-882O F-Attachment Trombone

In this comparison we put the Etude ETB-100 Series Student Trombone and Yamaha YSL-882O F-Attachment Trombone head to head in a battle to find out which wins the specifications war. You might think it all comes down to the price, but frankly there is a lot more to it. If you would like to see more product comparisons and reviews in this category, click here.

 Etude ETB-100 Series Student TromboneThe first product we will be looking at is the Etude ETB-100 Series Student Trombone.

 Yamaha YSL-882O F-Attachment TromboneNext let's have a look at the Yamaha YSL-882O F-Attachment Trombone.


Etude ETB-100 Series Student Trombone

Yamaha YSL-882O F-Attachment Trombone


+ Easy projection.
+ Smooth slide.
+ Good value for money.

+ One-time drawn.
+ Hand-hammered.
+ Great mouthpiece.


Although it is not a top-quality piece it is a great example of an inexpensive instrument perfect for band practice come rain or shine. It is competitively priced against other student models and offers a cheap solution.

It plays exceptionally well. The F-rotor is very well-made and it switches flawlessly between the keys.

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