King Student Model 1140MW Marching Tuba

About the Model 1140MW

Properly positioned leadpipe condusive to young tuba players combined with comfortable front action valves pistons make this a great first step for an aspiring tuba player. Convertible for marching. With plastic molded case.


This King tuba features a compact design with properly positioned mouthpipe that makes it perfect for the beginning player. Its top action pistons are an alternative to the front action design of the 1135. Includes leadpipe and hardware to convert into an on-the-shoulder marching tuba for organizations that are on a budget. Nickel plated pistons provide smooth, quick action and unmatched durability. Heavy duty wheeled case. Available in silver-plate finish as model 1140MWSP.

Tech Specs

King - Convertible marching tuba, Key of BBb, .640" bore, 3 valve top action, 15" bell, nickel plated pistons, clear lacquer finish, King 2 mouthpiece, 7615C molded plastic shell case with wheels.