This is the right sized hygrometer to fit in almost any nook or cranny of your instrument case. Keep an eye on the humidity in your case to prevent cracks and other problems that occur with low or very high humidity levels.
We’ve tested this model, and it’s highly accurate. All you do is leave it in your case, or in your practice room. We’ve found that about 40% – 45% humidity works well. If it indicates there is substantially less humidity, add humidity to the environment with one of our humidifiers.
Keeping a constant level of humidity as you go from practice to lesson to concert is almost impossible. Shoot for a more consistent humidity level when possible.
The US quarter is shown to indicate the scale of this model which measures 1/2″ x 1 3/4″ It will fit in almost all oboe or bassoon cases. Protecting your investment is wise and easy.