DW Nickel over Brass Modern DrummerAvailable in 5 1/2×14 and 6 1/2×14 versions, DW’s new black nickel–over-brass snares are perfectly suited to both live and studio applications. The thin 1 mm shell includes a rolled bearing edge and snare beds. The drum can be ordered with one of five hardware colors (chrome, black chrome, satin chrome, black nickel, and 24-karat gold) and includes a MAG throw-off system with a three-position butt plate, True Tone snare wires, True Pitch stainless steel tension rods, 3.0 mm steel True Hoops, and DW heads by Remo USA. List price for either model: $667.