John Packer JP164 Double Bb/F French Horn

  • Student
  • Key Bb/F
JP164 Double French Horn BbF Lacquer CUTOUT   reduced

John Packer JP164 Double Bb/F French Horn

Code: 102485

The JP164 is a Kruspe style student to mid range double french horn ideal for those looking for an affordable Bb/F double. The instrument is freeblowing across the entire range and comes in an attractive lacquer finish. The adjustable finger hook and ducks foot makes it ideal to suit any size hands including younger players. 

Unique benefits

As you would expect from an instrument at this level, the JP164 includes neoprene valve bumpers and mechanical (ball & socket) linkage and also includes an adjustable and reversible Bb/F lever for those who prefer the horn to stand in Bb rather than F. 

The finger hook and ducks foot can all be adjusted to ensure a comfortable hand position.  

Product benefits


  • Model: JP164
  • Key: Bb/F
  • Bell Size: Yellow Brass Bell 310mm (12.20")
  • Valves: Rotary 4
  • Bore: 12.00mm (0.472")
  • Waterkey: Lever 1
  • Body: Yellow Brass
  • Finish: Lacquer
  • Lyre Box: No
  • Mouthpiece: JP612


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Supplied with

The JP164 is supplied with a JP612 mouthpiece and comes equipped with a high quality case for maximum protection.

The case is lightweight, well-designed and attractively styled. A comfortable shoulder strap is included as standard.

The case also includes a small storage pocket accessible for the outside of the case. This enables players to store small accessories and sheet music with their instrument.

Product supplied


Oil Rotary Valves of JP164 French Horn with Ultra-Pure Oils

Ken Saul of Ultra-Pure Oils shows you how to oil the rotary valves of a John Packer Ltd. French horn and grease the tuning slides.

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