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Tama Star Walnut 6.5x14 Snare Drum - Roasted Chestnut Lacquer Finish

by Tama
Original price $1,480.00
Original price $1,480.00 - Original price $1,480.00
Original price $1,480.00
Current price $899.99
$899.99 - $899.99
Current price $899.99
Inventory Status:

❓ Out of stock
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New: The item is brand new as received from the manufacturer with a full manufacturer warranty. Instruments such as guitars, snare drums, drum kits, brass and woodwind instruments may be opened for photography and quality control inspection and may not be in a factory sealed box.

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B or C Stock: Factory refurbished. These items were purchased from the manufacturer in a refurbished condition. They will show some cosmetic issues, but nothing that would impact performance. Being that these are sealed from the manufacturer, we generally do not open these to photograph the cosmetic issues. They are guaranteed to work and may have a limited warranty or you may purchase an extended warranty in some cases. Please see the listing description for item specific information.


Tama Star 6.5x14 Walnut Shell Snare Drum - Roasted Chestnut Finish

Walnut has long been favored by furniture makers for both its beauty and durability. As a drum shell material, Walnut's naturally EQ'ed tone has been praised by the drumming community for both the stage and the studio. The STAR Walnut shells project booming low end with enough cut to be heard through any mix. STAR snare drums have 3 air holes around the shell, instead of just 1 like on the tom-toms, floor toms, and bass drums. These extra air holes lend a brighter, dryer sound to the snare drums and result in even projection in all directions.

Super Sensitive Hi-Carbon Snare Wire

The Super Sensitive Hi-Carbon snappy snare features a specialized plate and winding pattern for the wire coils and is made of hi-carbon steel. This results in a very crisp, sensitive snare sound on all STAR snare drums.

"Linear-Drive" Strainer

The "Linear-Drive" strainer is designed for greater control of the lever adjustment arm and more precise control of the strainer's deployment motion. The strainer movement works in a true linear motion. Even if the strainer is engaged rapidly, you will not hear the typical "slap" of the snare wires hitting the bottom drumhead.

Newly Designed One-Piece Lug

STAR snare drum lugs were designed with a clean look and bridge construction for minimum shell contact. They are just one piece to reduce the overall weight of the drum. In addition, both 13" and 14" diameter snare drums have just 8 lugs, instead of 10. This reduces the weight of the snare drum even further and offers a more open, resonant tone.

Snappy Bed

The shape of the snare beds is an important factor in any snare drum's sound. In particular, the sustain and sensitivity of the snare wires are heavily affected by the shape of the snare beds. STAR snare drums employ a different snare bed than TAMA's traditional shape. The goal was to create snare drums that have the same rich resonance as the rest of the STAR drums, but that is also very crisp and articulate. To achieve this, STAR snare drums have a flat bottom that provides even and consistent contact with each snare coil.


SPECIFICATIONS

  • Size: 14"×6.5"
  • Shell Material: Walnut
  • Hoops: Die-Cast(8 Hole)

Manufacturer: Tama
Model: TWS1465RSC
SKU: I646867-N-0-WHXA
UPC: 4549763261007


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