STUDIO 49 BM 1600 Bass Metallophone

BM 1600

Series 1600 Bass Metallophone


  • 16 bars (6 bars 36 x 10 mm, 10 bars 32 x 8 mm) made of bright aluminum
  • Diatonic bass metallophone, C – A1
  • Resonator box crafted from solid pine
  • Attached handles for easy transportation and stand support
  • Multiple resonance chambers for exceptional sound quality
  • Harmonic overtone tuning
  • Flexible pins
  • Includes F# and Bb bars and pair of S 33 mallets.

Sound Samples

BM 1600 with one mallet

BM 1600 with two mallets

Replacement Parts

  • Bars BMS-01 #_
  • Pins AM-03
  • Tubing XM-08
  • Mallets S 33
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Jennifer B. believes everything STUDIO 49 makes is of the highest quality with amazing sound. Never a “dead bar!”


Karinsa M. appreciates the quality and craftsmanship of Studio 49 instruments, which last for many years – even when played by thousands of elementary school students!


Marie R. loves STUDIO 49 because I love the rich, full sound of the barred instruments.