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Tama Artwood Birch Snare Drum Red Mahogany 6.5x14
Tama Artwood Birch Snare Drum Red Mahogany 6.5x14
Manufacturer : Tama
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Avg. Customer Rating:0 of 5.0
Product Description
With an all-birch shell and stunning high-gloss lacquer finishes, the Tama Artwood Birch Snare Drum puts the "art" back into snare drum making. Features include 2.3mm reverse-flange hoops, a 10-lug configuration and an Evans G1 coated head,
Product Details
  • Amazon Sales Rank: #84592 in Musical Instruments
  • Brand: Tama
  • Model: AW765RDM
  • Dimensions: 11.30 pounds
  • Product Features
  • 100% birch shell2.3mm reverse flange hoops10-lug configurationEvans Hazy 300 snaresEvans G1 coated head
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    3 of 3 people found the following review helpful.
    5A quality birch snare from Tama.
    By William S. Carroll
    I recieved he Tama Artwood birch snare yesterday, and I have to say I'm loving the experience so far. I was looking for a birch snare in the 6.5 X 14 inch configuration for a while now and I kept coming back to the Tama and a Pork Pie model. (Surprisingly this particular drum is nowhere to be found on the Tama website.) I finally chose the Tama and I'm really glad I did. The drum came solidly packaged with no dings or flaws. The dark red finish is flawless and, in a word, gorgeous. The tuning lugs are simple and the badges subtle. The Tama Artwood comes with Evans G1 batter heads (the new level 360's) the snare head is a quality Evans head as well. The throw off is solid and the snares are crisp. I tuned the batter to 85 and the snare side to 82 just as a starting point using a Drum Dial. Coincidentally, this just happened to be a definite sweet spot for a mid-range tuning on this drum. The sound was a combination of a smack and crack. Perfect for rimshot back beats. Buzz rolls and ghost notes were perfectly articulated. Ditto with cross sticking. I'll be fooling around with different tunings, but the sound I have now is one I particularly like. I highly recommend the Tama Artwood birch snare. It looks beautiful and it's got that great warm tone of 100% birch. Oh yeah...one more thing...it's $199 bucks. What are you waiting for?

    0 of 0 people found the following review helpful.
    5Five Stars
    By Jovita VAughan
    Good deal especially for the price

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