FAQ

Do You Offer Trials?

All online orders may be returned within 14 days of the delivery date, no questions asked. Please note that all orders must be paid in full before shipment can be made.

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How Much is Shipping?

All orders to the USA and Canada ship free, and International Orders ship free over $500 USD. All orders are tracked, insured, and will require a signature for delivery.

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How can I Purchase Backun Products Locally?

We have hundreds of Backun Dealers in convenience locations all around the world. For details please contact our Sales Team.

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Do You Ship to My Country?

We accept orders from most countries but we reserve the right to cancel any order for regions which may have importation restrictions on fine woods. For more information please contact your local government office before placing your order.

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Will I Have to Pay Customs or Taxes?

Please note that international orders (including to the USA) may be subject to customs, duties, or other fees. We have no control over these charges and they are the sole responsibility of the customer. For more information please contact your local government office before placing your order.

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What is the Difference Between Standard Fit and Selmer Paris Fit?

Standard fit will work with Backun, Buffet, Leblanc, Yamaha, Selmer USA, etc. Selmer Paris fit will work with Selmer Paris instruments. There are a few exceptions, so please view the following fit chart for full details.

Fit and Sizing

Fit and Sizing

Barrels

FIT BRANDS
Standard Backun, Buffet, Selmer (USA, Centered Tone, 10G, Series 9), Yamaha, and most other brands
Standard Plus As above, larger bore for more free blowing feel

Selmer Paris

Selmer Paris (Not including Selmer USA, 10G, Series 9)

Yamaha CSG

Yamaha CSG I, II and III

 

Bells

FIT BRANDS
Standard Backun, Buffet, Selmer (USA, Centered Tone, 10G, Series 9), Yamaha (including CSG), and most other brands
Selmer Paris Selmer Paris (Not including Selmer USA, 10G, Series 9)

Vocalise Bb Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL OPENING FACING LENGTH COMPARES TO
R Hard Rod Rubber Close Short M13/15
G Hard Rod Rubber Medium Medium 5RV/M30/BD5
H Hard Rod Rubber Open Long B40/B45
CG Proprietary Synthetic Open Long BD4/B40
Z Hard Rod Rubber Extreme Open Long BD7

Vocalise Bass Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL OPENING FACING LENGTH COMPARES TO
CG
Proprietary Synthetic Open Long B46/B50

Alpha Mouthpieces

MODEL MATERIAL OPENING FACING LENGTH COMPARES TO
Bb Plastic Medium Medium 5RV Lyre
Bass Plastic Medium Medium 5RV Lyre