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Jinbao

Jinbao is the factory that makes the Selmer S80 copy, and a variety of stencils, including the IW 661, Oleg, Hunter, et.al. Jinbao also sell bass saxophones under its own name.

For more Jinbao horns, check out my Bassic Sax Pix gallery of images.

Jinbao

 Source: eBay.com

Oleg

 Source: eBay.com

Hunter

 Source: eBay.com

International Woodwinds Model 661

 Source: wwbw.com & ebay.com

Tuyama ®

bass saxophone, Jinbao, stencil saxophone, Tuyama, Selmer Series II copy, Chinese-made

Source: Totalbrass de on eBay.com

Total Brass gives us perhaps the most honest, and accurate descriptions of these Chinese-made bass saxophones that I have seen to date:

High quality bass saxophone in Bb. Its excellent intonation and an easy playability make this instrument perfectly suited for semiprofessional saxophone players.

Tuyama ® TBS-271 Bass Saxophone in B flat

  • in Bb
  • low Bb and high F# key
  • body and neck: brass, lacquered
  • leather pads, stainless steel springs
  • adjustable thumb key
  • high quality mouthpiece included
  • high-quality case with backpack straps

produced in China, tested in Germany