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MandoHarp - Seydel Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL
Seydel Chromatic Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL
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Seydel Chromatic Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL (161222-HC)   STATUS - NOW AVAILABLE - Click here to purchase from our eBay store - OR - Email or Phone to Order
The Seydel 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL is a 12-hole, 48-reed, Solo tuned, chromatic harmonica. Other keys and tunings are available by phone or email order.

The Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL is the 'little sister' of our top model, the SAXONY Chromatic and is equipped with SEYDEL's unique Stainless Steel reeds. The half-moon shaped silver-plated mouthpiece is designed from the scratch and provides excellent sliding properties.

The Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL is characterized by a brilliant and full sound through all registers and a fantastic tone response, achieved by an extreme airtight and solid construction. The use of anti-corrosive materials for all parts is guaranteeing a long service life and high relieability. Besides in the standard key C/C# the Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL is available in many other useful keys.

The Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL - DESIGNED SOUND

(from Seydel Product Information)

  MandoHarp - Seydel Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL
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MandoHarp - Seydel Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL

This finely designed and manufactured harmonica is in the key of your choice from those listed above. The Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL is also available by order in A, Bb, C, D, G, Lo-E Lo-F and C-Orchestra tuning. User-configurable tunings also available in the Configurable version. Other models and keys can be accessed from our Harmonica Index.

FEATURES
  • Rich, full sound and fast reed response of the 48 Stainless Steel reeds: High durability and tuning stability even with heavy duty playing
  • Solo tuning: 12 holes correspond to three full octaves, equal temperament, A4 = 443 Hz
  • Galvanically silver-plated mouthpiece with round openings and a halfmoon-shaped cross-section for better haptic properties and the excellent sliding features of a high-end model • smoothly and quiet working slider for sensitive and fast playing
  • Reliable valving - approved valve material from the SAXONY Chromatic
  • Less airloss due to optimized tolerances and flatness of the German Silver reedplates
  • Robust and corrosion-free covers made of Stainless Steel
  • High-end CNC milled acrylic comb with ideal air-flow properties in a half-transparent orange finish
  • Available in standard Solo tuning in C as well as many other keys and further alternate tunings in the configurable version
  • The tonal layout of the Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL can be fully configurated in the 'Harp-Configurator' available on the SEYDEL webpage: Special tunings of any kind can be produced individually and the concert pitch frequency can be altered if needed.
  • Tough carrying case
Specifications for this particular instrument

Basic Information

Attribute Description
Key SELECT KEY
Tuning Solo
Holes 12
Reeds 48
  MandoHarp - Seydel Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL

Tuning Chart

Blow note C C# E F G G# C C# C C# E F
Hole 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 5 5 6 6
Slider out in out in out in out in out in out in
Draw note D D# F F# A A# B C D D# F F#

Blow note G G# C C# C C# E F G G# C C#
Hole 7 7 8 8 9 9 10 10 11 11 12 12
Slider out in out in out in out in out in out in
Draw note A A# B C D D# F F# A A# B D

Dimensions

Measurement mm inches
Overall Length 155 6 1/8
Overall Width 36 1 7/16
Overall Depth 26 1 1/16
 

Construction Materials

Component Material
Covers Stainless Steel
Comb Orange tinted acrylic glass
Reed plates German Silver
Reeds Stainless Steel
Mouthpiece Silver plated with round openings and half-moon shaped cross section
Case Attractive and tough carrying case with soft dark lining
 

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MandoHarp - Seydel Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL
MandoHarp - Seydel Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL
MandoHarp - Seydel Harmonica - 54480 Chromatic DE LUXE STEEL
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At MandoHarp we play the instruments we sell! Each of our musician and craft associates has over thirty years experience within their area of expertise. MandoHarp supplies and repairs reed and string instruments for local music shops and individual musicians - we sell to our friends. At MandoHarp our pimary areas of expertise are Mandolins and Harmonicas, hence our name. We also have contracted associates who work with a wide range of instruments, especially folk. This is our first foray onto the internet and we look forward to meeting many new musical friends here. At MandoHarp we appreciate fine instruments and we want you to have them!

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