The Renard Artist Model 330 oboe has a high quality plastic resin body. Bore hand reamed and finished by Fox craftsmen. Silver plated posts, bands, and bell ring. Stainless steel arbors and wire springs. Nickel silver keys with nickel silver hinge tubing and heavy silver plating. Handmade modified conservatory mechanism including left hand F, alternate C, articulated C (sharp), low B (flat) vent key and third octave key with the exception of the split ring E(flat)-E trill key, and A(flat)-B(flat) adjustment mechanism. Cork pads on low C and above, F(sharp) key tab, Teflon tipped stainless steel adjusting screws.
Individually hand tuned to A-440 pitch at 72° F, with maximum resonance and projection.
Compact-style case, reed and reed case, silk swab, and cork grease.
Adjustable Thumb Rest, B-D Link, French-style Professional Case with Cover.