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The SKB-455W Baritone Sax Case was designed for players who are looking for greater protection for their delicate musical instrument. Constructed of ...Click To Read More About This Product

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The SKB-455W Baritone Sax Case was designed for players who are looking for greater protection for their delicate musical instrument. Constructed of ABS vacuum-formed material to offer greater strength and protection in a lightweight format.

The SKB-455W Baritone Sax Case accommodates low Bb or low A baritone saxophones from leading manufacturers such as Yamaha and Selmer. The SKB-455W includes in-line skate wheels for easy transport, molded-in bumpers for valence protection and SKB-patented TSA trigger release latching system. The plush-lined EPS interior holds the instrument securely during transport.


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SKBModel 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels
 
3.6

(based on 8 reviews)

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Didn't fit

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from Mercer Island, WA

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Comments about SKB Model 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels:

It seems like a good case, but did not fit my low A, Cannonball Stone Bell Bari Sax.

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Well made but not as advertised

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from Town & Country, MO

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Comments about SKB Model 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels:

At least in my case, since I bought a "Mint" used specimen which proved not to have wheels. It also, as a review (perhaps by the person who returned the case) should have warned me, doesn't fit my low Bb bari, which I purchased used to replace the heavier low A I planned to give to a charity. Since the new case fits the low A, which fits my stand as the low Bb doesn't , I've decided to donate the latter horn instead and work at muscling up.

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(5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

 
2.0

Does not fit low A models, insufficient storage

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from Richmond, VA

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Comments about SKB Model 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels:

I was very disappointed by the manufacturers false claims that this fist standard low A saxophones such as Yamaha. Not so. It does not fit the majority of low A models, including the (quite standard) YBS-62. The case appeared to be relatively good quality, but did not have enough storage for essentials (such as a jazz and classical mouthpiece, full size pencil or snake swab.)

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(2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

 
2.0

Does not fit many low A models, insufficient storage

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from Richmond, VA

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Comments about SKB Model 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels:

I was very disappointed by the manufacturers false claims that this fits standard low A saxophones such as Yamaha. Not so. It does not fit the majority of low A models, including the (quite standard) YBS-62. The case appeared to be relatively good quality, but did not have enough storage for essentials (such as a jazz and classical mouthpiece, full size pencil or snake swab.)

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Excellent Value! Fits my YBS61

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from Denver

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Comments about SKB Model 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels:

I just recently bought an old Yamaha YBS-61 bari and this case fits great with it! I have read mixed reviews saying that it won't fit the YBS-62, but others saying it will. One of the biggest factors in my decision to buy this case is the wheels on the bottom, It's incredibly convenient to have them. Some say that the storage space is lacking, but what I do is store all of my equipment in a purple Crown Royal bag and tuck it in the big space at the bottom of the case under the horn. It still all fits with the instrument inside! The only minor drawback is, the top handle isn't the best balanced, it could be placed more in the center, but otherwise I'm not hesitant at all to check my bari in a flight! After all, it does have a TSA approved lock too.

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(8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Definitely does the job...

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from Maryland

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Comments about SKB Model 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels:

I bought this case because of SKB's reputation, and that most people can't afford $800 for a BAM case. The Walt Johnson bari cases have had problems in the past, so I avoid them. I play a Low A Mark VI and if you need a safe way to transport your horn, this case definitely does the job well. While I wouldn't recommend dropping your instrument off a building, I've bumped into plenty of things without any damage to my horn (or the case). Pros: -Wheels make it easier to move -Case can take some hits and still protect your horn -clasps never open by accident, TSA lock is a plus Cons: -It's pretty big...however, bigger in this case means more protection. -Handle placement...top handle is clearly meant as a grip to roll it... the middle handle is slightly off balance. Overall, I'm very happy with this case and would reommend it to anyone looking to better protect their instrument for regular transport. If you're looking to check it on an airplane, I would go for the BAM.

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(8 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Good Case Does not fit Conn

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from Kansas City

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Comments about SKB Model 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels:

This case does not fit any Conn Bari saxes. I tried a 12M Bb, a 11M A, and a New Wonder II Chu, and none of them fit. Other than that it looks like a good case.

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(15 of 18 customers found this review helpful)

 
3.0

Nice Case but...

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from Marysville,Washingtone

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Comments about SKB Model 455W Universal Baritone Sax Case with Wheels:

Overall this is a great case, it is vary durable and holds my sax in place. The weels are really nice too. But... I found that the top handle is not placed well, so i couldn't easily carry it like a normal case if i needed too without the case dragging on the ground. It also had to be modified to fit a low Bb bari because the bell space was not wide enough, it did not fit my martin or my mark VI bari until we cut a deeper slot. There isent a single storage compartment, and taht is also a problem. But all in all a good sturdy case, just really with these things where added.

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