Throat Depth

While most mouthpieces have a throat depth of zero, where the cup runs directly into the backbore, it is also possible to place a parallel (cylindrical) section between these two features as shown in grey in the diagram below:

You may experiment with changing the throat bite in the interactive panel below:

To find out more about the effects of the changes you are making you may go over to About the Throat.

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