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New Yamaha? How fast does it go mate?

Advantages: Price, features, good reputation
Disadvantages: extras can be expensive, friends think you have bought a motorbike

... Sounds like a Motocrosser “I’ve bought myself a new Yamaha DTXplorer” “Yeah, what did you do with the old bike?” “It’s a drum kit !” “A Yamaha? Oh er.. cool!” There are still people that forget that Yamaha do other things, other than buil ...

exup35 21.06.2010 · Read full review
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Xplore your creativity :D

Advantages: Sound, looks, quality, weight, durability
Disadvantages: It's not a roland? :P

I had this kit bought for me on my 21st Birthday after being let down by the ION ED01 kit a few years previous. This kit is fantastic, admittedly a little too expensive but you still get a good sound, a nice drumming experience and a generally very respon ...

RenoXcore 23.06.2009 · Read full review
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Yamaha DTXplorer - Great first electronic drum kit

Advantages: Easy to move, good for those on a budget
Disadvantages: No dual trigger pads

I found this electronic drum kit to be perfect for my needs. I needed to up my practice hours as I am starting a uni course in Music Performance. I have been playing on an acoustic kit for about 5 years now so the thought of going onto an electronic kit ...

kpskips1 02.08.2010 · Read full review
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Pearl Forum

Advantages: Great drum build.
Disadvantages: Will need extra spending on it in order to get it up to scratch.

The Pearl name is an established one within the drumming world, with many professionals choosing to use their kits. The Pearl Corporation was founded in 1946 in Tokyo, Japan and since then has grown in popularity, rising to be the household name within ...

RazzaLazza 27.12.2005 · Read full review
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Qualitt at a good price

Advantages: Great value for money
Disadvantages: bass drum pedal

Although I would generally recommend saving up a bit more and investing an Export set, the Forum is a great first kit that should last any beginner a few years before they upgrade. For a kit of this price the heads are very good, but I would sill recommen ...

Ryan-Simpson 13.09.2000 · Read full review
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