Big sound for contemporary players.
A bold list of features include: proprietary metallurgy, increased bore neck, Pisoni-pro pads with domes resonators, Mark VI style right hand pinky keys and round alternate side F#, inlaid mother of pearl left hand thumb rest, brass end cap, a custom pro case, and the horn includes our unique Benchmark setup.
MAC 8 Alto Saxophone Specifications:
Range: B-Flat to F-Sharp
Level: Professional Class
Material: Ribbed Construction; Annealed Brass
Treated Bare Brass
Honey Gold Lacquer
Black Nickel Plated
Rose Brass (including Benchmark service):
EF Finish (vintage bare with matte silver lacquer key/neck)
Engravings: Hand engraved Bell, Bow, Body, and Neck
Mouthpiece, Cap, Ligature: Included
Neck: Custom MACSAX neck with increased bore
Keys: Professional Grade, brass power forged
Auxiliary Keys: Front F, High F Sharp
Key Touches: Genuine White or Black mother of pearl; Turquoise abalone
Bell: Oversized Bell for huge low end projection
Spring Type: Blue Steel Springs
Pad Type: Professional Grade Italian Pisioni Pads & Cork
Resonators: Brass with nickel plating
Thumb Hook: Metal, adjustable.