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Fautless

Advantages: Ease of tuning
Disadvantages: Sometimes a bit pricey

I've been using a Pearl Free Floater, 14" X 3.5" steel shell picolo for a few years now without any problem. The drum gives an amazing crack when cracked up high, yet has enough volume and sustain to fill an average sized venue. Tuning is without any hass ...

Ryan-Simpson 02.09.2000 · Read full review
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Pearl Free Floating snare

Advantages: professional quality drum
Disadvantages: pricy

Good drums, can be tuned high or low. Comes in maple, copper and brass. Sizes 3.5x14, 5.5x14, 6.5x14. Also comes in steel 3.5x13. loudest=brass 6.5x14 warmest=maple 5.5/6.5x14 most versitile=copper 5.5x14 best=copper 5.5x14 Copper 5.5x14 is probab ...

drummerer 22.06.2005 · Read full review
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Great sounding snare

Advantages: Amazing sound
Disadvantages: Tuning pegs have a tendancy to fall out

I've had a free-floating 5.5"x14" maple snare for around four years, in that time, I've always been impressed by the drums great sound, and amazing rim shots, it's got such a crack. There are often debates in drumming circles as to whether free floating s ...

thecb 30.01.2001 · Read full review
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Pearl Free Floating Snare: Good sound quality, higher price level

Advantages: Maple wood, solid sound, reputable brand
Disadvantages: Price, smaller head

The Maple wood in the drum produces a very solid and clear sound. In my opinion, it is slightly on the higher price side, but it is very worth it for the sound quality. It is smaller than most standard snare drums, but it's high quality maple wood makes ...

luckydubefan94 26.05.2012 · Read full review
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Can u dig a Ludwig

Advantages: Well constructed and gives a buetifull sound
Disadvantages: the throw off is very stiff

I've had my ludwig snare for atleast a year and it was bought second hand. Its is chrome plated with classic lugs and a traditional throw off.the snare gives and excellent sound but it can be adjusted to anyones likeing mine is sharp and and the snare wi ...

Dread_Head 05.01.2006 · Read full review
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