The Renard Artist (Short Bore)
18% Nickel silver keys with silver plating. Full German system with additional high D and E keys. Ring key for wing joint third finger hole. Right hand whisper key lock. Rollers on F, Ab, Eb, Db, right thumb Bb and F#, in combination with a crowned E key. Bb guard. Metal tubes extending into the bore in the finger holes of the wing joint to prevent water from entering the tone holes. All posts are set with epoxy and spring posts are locked with screws.
Red maple, selected for tone quality, naturally, aged in Fox facilities. Natural rubber linings in the wing joint and small bore of the boot joint. French bell. Body lock.
New backpack case! (Tutti-Fagotti), neck strap, crutch, 2 drop swabs, seat strap.
A-440 plus or minus one cent, covering all notes. The design is very flexible and may be used as high as A-443.
Comes with 2 newly redesigned Fox Double Star "R2" CVX bocals.