DW Collector's Black Oyster Glass Drum Set - 22,10,12,16 - SO#1214821
DW Collector's Black Oyster Glass Drum Set
- Pure Maple Wood
- 333 Shells
- VLT Ply Orientation (x3)(9-ply)
- No Re-rings
- Finish Ply
- Chrome Hardware
- 16x22 (E)
- 8x10 (C#)
- 9x12 (G)
- 14x16 (Eb)
The most popular wood for drum making, maple is a hardwood that produces maximum resonance, projection and attack. Combined with reinforcement hoops, it can produce a more focused sound and is well suited for live and studio applications.
Alterations in grain direction greatly influence sound. In a VLT™ shell, the outermost and innermost plies run vertically, rather than a traditionally horizontal configuration. The vertical grain places less tension on the shell, thus allowing it to vibrate more freely, resulting in a lower fundamental pitch. From VLT technology, 333 was born. This 9-ply VLT evolution also has no reinforcement hoops and produces a lower overall tone while still maintaining maximum resonance and attack, 333™ shells can be customized in any Collector's Series® Pure tone wood: Maple, Birch, Mahogany, Cherry and Purpleheart.
This listing is for the drum shell pack only.
The hardware shown within the video demo & photographs is sold separately.
These drums were briefly unpacked to be inspected, photographed, tuned, demoed, and then resealed in their factory boxes. The drums will have minor stick marks but have been handled with the utmost care. Thank you for your interest!
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