The Soloist Series Vibraphone features our patented Voyager Frame System with effortless height adjustability and well balanced construction. End pieces and rails are covered with strong Black Tolex. The Soloist model has graduated bars from 50 mm till 38 mm, with a range of E3-F6. This 3.1 extended low range will allow you to easily play with other musicians in a combo, and the instrument and frame easily break down for convenient portability.
- Aluminum graduated bars (50-38 mm) in gold and silver matte finish
- Voyager or Field frame system
- Octave range: 3.1 (E3-F6)
- Available with or without motor
- Improved quiet motor with control panel on player’s side rail
- Improved dampening system
- Optional wide dampener pedal
- Durable Black Tolex wrapped wooden frame parts
- Includes drop cover and 1 pair of VR3 mallets
Adams exclusive Aluminum alloy is available in matte finished gold and silver anodized bars. With the new Alpha tuning, the Vibraphone’s beautiful, balanced tone projects fully, clearly, and evenly throughout the range of the instrument.
With or without motor
The instrument is available with or without a 12 volt motor, runs safely on 110 or 220 volt power with the special converting power adaptor, totally eliminating the possibility of any electrical hazard. The clean and dependable mounted controls allow the player to choose whether the fans stop in either the open or closed position. The motor speed is fully adjustable from 40 to 140 rpm with an intuitive fader control. This optional newly designed, quiet operation belt drive motor is controlled by a panel conveniently located on the rail closest to the player.
A foot operated precision dampening mechanism allows both damper, and rail height adjustments, allowing each player to custom configure the feel of the instrument to their exact playing style. The damper also utilizes a new supreme quality felt material to achieve truly silent damping. An optional Long Pedal Extension Accessory converts the swivel pedal to a full length pedal board.
There are two frame types available for the Adams Solist Series Vibraphones.
Adams Solist Series Vibraphone end caps and rails are finished in a durable Black Tolex vinyl covering that has a classic look on stage or from the field. Our Patented Voyager height adjustment system is an elegant design that allows for quick, precise adjustments. No other vibraphone on the market is as easy to transport as the Adams vibraphone.
The Adams patented Voyager Frame System offers great durability and effortless adjustability to a wide range of playing heights. This feature is perfect for educational situations requiring use by many different size players. This same ultra smooth height adjustment system can also be found on the Endurance Field Frame.
Endurance Field Frame
The Endurance Field Frame was designed for maximum strength and durability, allowing you to transport your vibraphone over grass, turf, parking lots, or anywhere your marching band might venture to take it. Its extremely large, easy rolling locking wheels, and precision height adjustability, make it easily the most durable, best designed frame system on the market today. A full length accessory rail on the frame provides a great place to clamp cymbals, bells, and even drums, adding a wider range of sounds and greater flexibility to your percussion performance.