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RBH Monarch 3 Piece Shell Pack, Quilted Makore - 12"/14"/18"

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  • Regular price $2,576.95


RBH Monarch Series 3 Piece Shell Pack In A Quilted Makore Exotic Veneer - Elegantly Designed And Built To Last

The Monarch series from RBH Drums employ a 3-ply configuration, based on very popular drums-1 produced by several drum companies of the 1940s, 50’s and ’60s. These drums produce a warm, round and punchy tone, with few overtones; they sound equally well along the tuning spectrum, whether tuned high or low. Monarch drums are extremely studio-friendly and record exceptionally well.

The Monarch Process

All Monarch drums feature the time honored 3-ply construction which contains a poplar core that is sandwiched between any number of different species of wood. The most common configuration is mahogany-poplar-mahogany, with solid steam-bent hard maple reinforcing hoops. Veneer for Monarch drums is hand-selected and cut, the glue pressed to a center core of poplar, which is cut from select 1/8” stock, free of knots or voids. Once out of the molds, the raw shells are cut to size, and reinforcing hoops are applied. After trimming the reinforcing hoops, the shell is thoroughly sanded and ready for finish. Monarch finish consists of hand-rubbed penetrating oil and wax, which is buffed to a lustrous elegant sheen. The oil and wax finish is very durable, protective, and easily maintained.

The Monarch Toms

Monarch Series toms’ tuning range is vast. Many vintage drums have one or two sweet spots, however, Monarch toms sound full, open, and highly expressive at any tuning. Whether tensioned high for bebop or low and fat for rock and funk, these drums punch through in any playing situation. The bearing edges are cut to a round-over, but 45-degree edges are available.

Supplied With Each Tom

  • Solid hard-maple reinforcing hoops
  • Solid-brass chrome-plated tube lugs
  • 2.3mm chrome-plated steel hoops
  • RBH-exclusive genuine-leather scratch guard
  • Round-over bearing edges
  • RBH heads by Remo
  • 10.5mm floor tom legs

The Monarch Bass Drums

Monarch bass drums are meticulously crafted to produce a punch and bottom unmatched by other drums. Round and melodic at higher tunings, to fat and punchy at lower tunings, the resonance remains focused and controlled. Each Monarch bass drum comes standard with poplar reinforcing hoops and rounded bearing edges that allow each drum dynamic range and punch, without unnecessary ring; Rbh bass drums need very little additional dampening.

Supplied With Each Bass Drum

  • 1.5-inch select poplar reinforcing hoops
  • Heavy-duty spurs
  • Remo Powerstroke 3 batter head and Rbh logo fiber skin resonant head
  • All bass drums are delivered as virgin instruments


  • Mounted Tom: 8x12
  • Floor Tom: 14x14
  • Bass Drum: 14x18

Manufacturer: RBH Drums
Model: RBHQMKMON121418SP
SKU: I670797-N-1-WHXX

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