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Get A Crisp, Clear Snare Drum Sound For Any Performance Environment - The Yamaha CSS-1450A 14" x 5" Concert Chrome-Plated Steel Shell Snare Drum
The CSS-A Series Concert Snare Drum features the same hardware as the CSM-AII Series, providing a significant upgrade from the original CSS series. This drum features a chrome-plated steel shell, three piece tube lugs and Q type snare strainer. Coil snares provide easy playability even for beginners. This basic Yamaha model is ideal for wind ensembles and a wide variety of musical genres.
- Steel shells are used for their sharp attack and clear sound.
- The lineup includes two shell sizes: CSS-1450A - 14" x 5", and the CSS-1465A - 14" x 6 1/2'.
- Coil snares that produce a bright sound have been used in the CSS-A Series. Coil snares also sustain longer than straight snares, making it easier to play even-sounding rolls and generally providing easier playability for beginners.
Q TYPE STRAINER
- The Q type strainer lets you tighten or release your snares quickly and quietly.
- Yamaha Remo Ambassador heads provide a bright tone.
- The CSS-A Series employs the same tube lugs as the high-end wood shell models. By holding the tension of both the top and bottom heads with unified lugs, an optimal balance of tension between the heads is achieved.
- Dyna hoops constructed of 2.3 millimeter thick steel contribute to fast, well-defined attack.
- The supplied ring mute can be used to dampen overtones when a more clearly defined tone is required.
- Shell Thickness:1.2mm
- Shell Material: Chrome-plated Steel
- Snare Name: High-Carbon Steel Coiled Wires
- Strainer Release Side: Q Type
- Strainer Butt Side: DC3 Type
- Included Accessories: DK-15 Tuning Key, Ring Mute
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
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