"The 2021 model Besson Sovereign 982/2 EEb Tuba is created with a high position mouthpipe for the marching band and is fitted with carriage rings and a lyre holder for comfort and convenience. Its slightly narrower mouthpipe gives the BE982 a brighter, clear tone". This brand new model also comes with a choice of three mouthpiece receivers to help you find your perfect setup!.
2nd valve finger ring
Bell Diameter: 483mm (19")
Black moulded case, plush lined interior, with wheels
Bore: 17.51mm (.689")
Compensating extra tuning slide included
Finishes: Lacquer and silver plate
High positioned mouthpipe (choice of three receivers)
Patented spring damper set
Valves: 4 bottom sprung stainless steel
Water keys: 3
Weight: 9.3kg (20lb 8oz)
Bell rim rolled and soldered over brass wire - Adds strength and protection to bell
Bottom sprung valves - Fast valve action
Compensating - Improves intonation of lower register
Computerised bell spinning - For tonal consistency
Constructed from high quality brass - Excellent response and quality of sound
Delrin valve guides - For quieter valve action
High positioned mouthpipe - Suitable for parade use
Nickel silver inner slides - Non-corrosive
Patented spring damper set - For quieter valve action
Phosphor bronze valve springs - Non-corrosive
Stainless steel pistons - Smooth action and non-corrosive
Water keys with synthetic rubber seals - For a perfect seal
Pay in Instalments - Flexible Payments with V12
0% Finance available when you spend over £300
Band Supplies are now able to offer you interest free finance on orders over £300, you can buy now and pay later over 6 or 12 months! We also offer a range of finance options including 24-month and 36-month with low interest fees. Now you can get the latest clarinet, cornet, saxophone, trumpet or tuba and not feel the burden of paying all at once, or saving for months and finding it is sold out!
About V12 Retail Finance
Band Supplies Ltd, is registered in the United Kingdom at 13-15 Old Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G3 8QY. Band Supplies ltd acts as a broker, not a lender and offers credit products from Secure Trust Band PLC trading as V12 Retail Finance. Band Supplies ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority Registration Number 729628.
Credit is provided subject to age and status.
V12 Retail Finance Limited. Registered in England and Wales 4585692. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registration number: 679653. Registered office: One Arleston Way, Solihull, B90 4LH. Correspondence address: 20 Neptune Court, Vanguard Way, Cardiff, CF24 5PJ. V12 Retail Finance Limited act as a credit broker and introduces to one or more lenders, for which they will receive a commission.
Secure Trust Bank PLC. Registered in England and Wales 541132. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registration number: 204550. Registered office: One Arleston Way, Solihull, B90 4LH.
V12 Retail Finance is a trading name of Secure Trust Bank PLC.
Delivery & Returns
- Free Delivery on all orders over £50 to UK MAINLAND
- Orders Under £50 - £4.95
Orders received before 2pm are normally shipped the same day.
We have a vast selection of goods, although if your item is not in stock, we will back order it for you. You will always be emailed with the option to choose an alternative or cancel your order if you would rather not wait.
UK Mainland Shipping Guide
Orders under £20 – Royal Mail 2nd Class Post Recorded Delivery - £4.95
Orders Between £20-£50 – Courier 1-2 Day - £4.95
Orders Over £50 – Courier 1-2 Day – FREE
Should you be unhappy with your purchase goods can be returned within 14 days of receipt. This does not apply to products where hygiene is concerned and product seals have been broken. Reeds, mouthpieces, pipes & chanters are unreturnable.
You must then return the goods at your own expense. Goods must be returned in the original packaging and condition.
If the goods are faulty or not what was ordered, please contact us within 7 days of receipt of goods and we will arrange return at our own expense.
Payment & Security
Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.