Josh plays symphony tenor and bass trombones made by Edwards Instrument Co. and Schlub Brass Works. His alto trombones and tubas are made by Schlub Brass Works and Meinl-Weston. He also plays several vintage trombones.

Josh currently an Artist, Endorser, and Dealer of Schlub Brass Works custom brass instruments of Miamisburg, Ohio.

Josh uses Monster Oil for his valves and tuning slides, and Yamaha Slide Lubricant on his trombone slides.

Josh uses Japanese-Made Yupon Straight, Cup, Solotone, and Practice Mutes, as well as Trapani Harmon Mutes for both tenor and bass trombone.