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Black Swamp 6.5" x 14" Multisonic Maple Concert Snare Drum with Die-Cast Hoops

Model # MS6514MD By: Black Swamp
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  • Overview

    • 10-Ply Maple Shells
    • Multisonic Snare Throw-Off
    • Die-Cast Hoops for Tuning Strength
    • Thick Sound Great for All Situations
    • Bag and Key Included!
  • Item Details

    Black Swamp Multisonic concert snare drums are given their namesake from the highly-advanced Multisonic throw-off. Five different types of snare wires can be used in any possible combination, providing you with so many sonic options you won't know what to do with them. Each snare type has a specific character:
    • Gold Coated Cable - The closest to traditional gut snares, these wires are thick and respond best at high volume levels with a dry, throaty tone. Great for aggressive playing (Shostakovich comes to mind).
    • Blue Coated Cable - the little brother of Gold Coated, these cables are a little thinner to better respond at medium volume levels with a dry articulate tone. These cables are perfect as a go-to choice for middle-of-the-road playing.
    • Stainless Steel Cable - These cables work best at soft to medium volume levels, and their wet overall character makes them well suited for rolls.
    • Wire Wound Cable - the thin cables on this snare create a crisp, extremely articulate tone that works best at quiet volume levels. These are the snares you need to perfectly execute those pianissimo four-stroke ruffs.
    • Curly Wire - typically known as Snappy Snares, these curled wires provide a little bite to the overall sound of the drum at softer volume levels, giving you a fifth sound option.
    The Multisonic throw-off allows you to mix and match within a matter of seconds - change timbres several times throughout the same piece!

    The 10-ply maple shell is an industry standard material, giving the 6.5" drum a warm, thick sound that works well for every musical situation. Die-cast hoops give you a greater amount of control over tuning, and also hold tension better than triple-flanged hoops. Black Swamp also offers their maple shells in several different finishes: Natural, Concert Black, Cherry Rosewood, or Walnut.

    Black Swamp includes a thickly padded soft case that will fit your drum like a bug in a rug, protecting it from possible dings and scratches. The bag includes carrying handles, a shoulder strap, and a small exterior pocket for metronomes, drum keys, or other small accessories. Speaking of drum keys: they've also thrown in an ergonomic cast drum key that's heavy duty without being cumbersome!
  • Specifications

    Name Black Swamp 6.5" x 14" Multisonic Maple Concert Snare Drum with Die-Cast Hoops
    Brand Black Swamp
    Model # MS6514MD
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  • Returns & Shipping


    If you're not completely satisfied with your purchase you can return it to us within 30 days for a full refund, store credit, or a one-for-one exchange, on nearly everything in the store. The products must be in the condition in which you received them, in the original box and packaging.

    To see instructions on how to return items, please check out our Return Policy.


    Every single order that goes out the door has a tracking number that will be emailed to you, and all of it is completely insured. Everything is carefully packed by hand - we know just how delicate this stuff can be, and how important it is to you.

    We ship from centrally-located Dallas, Texas. Howdy y'all!

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