Developed through industrial synergy between Buffet's research & development arm and its production facilities based in France and Germany, the new E12F student clarinet came onto the market in September 2012.
Its body is derived from professional models and made in Buffet Crampon's French workshops; the key assembly and quality control are carried out by our German teams in Markneukirchen.
Ease of play, reliability, and accurate tuning are the main characteristics of this new Buffet Crampon clarinet. The E12F: setting new standards for young musicians. It comes with a lightweight ergonomic backpack fitted with extra side pockets.
Easy to play with accurate intonation
Adapted from professional models
Leather pads guarantee airtightness
Carefully selected and stabilized grenadilla wood
Colorless varnish to protect against cracks and scratches
Homogeneous throughout its range
Comes with case, mouthpiece and ligature
Pitch: 442 Hz
Body: unstained African Blackwood, treated and lacquered for optimal protection
Bore: concept developed with Buffet Crampon expertise
Thumb rest: adjustable, enabling the use of a neck strap
Keywork finish: silver plated
Keywork and mechanic: forged, copper plated then silver plated as for Prestige
Springs: blue steel for ease and accuracy of key movement