These low-volume cymbals are recommended for studios, schools, and practice rooms. Models include 13″ and 14″ hi-hats, a 20″ ride, a 16″ crash, and an 18″ crash-ride. List prices range from $109.99 to $169.99.
The AIR-SET1 includes 13″ hi-hats, a 16″ crash, and an 18″ crash-ride and lists for $359.99. The AIR-SET2 includes 14″ hi-hats, 16″ and 18″ crashes, and a 20″ ride, and lists for $499.99. A carrying bag is included with each set.
25th Anniversary Drumsticks
These .595″x16″ silver 5B drumsticks feature nylon tips for a brighter, more articulate sound, as well as polyurethane replaceable covers. The alloy core offers consistent weight and balance variations of less than one percent. The sticks are laser engraved and include a certificate of authenticity.
Chromatics SE Cymbal Washers
Cympad’s Chromatics SE (Special Edition) cymbal washers are available in camouflage. Developed to improve the sound of cymbals and enhance the look of drumsets, the washers measure 40x15mm and come in packs of five.
Soft Sound Beater
The Soft Sound Beater allows drummers to practice quietly and still maintain a natural and accurate feel. The foam beater provides a significant decrease in volume while allowing drummers to use a regular bass drum pedal and bass drum head. List price is $32.
EAD10 Drum Module
The EAD10 is a stand-alone acoustic drum module system that captures the sounds of an acoustic drumset with a single microphone/trigger component attached to a digital processor. The microphone is said to effectively reproduce the natural, dynamic sound of the entire kit, while the module adds effects, including flange, phase, and several varieties of reverb.
The module features a snare trigger input and two three-zone trigger inputs that are compatible with Yamaha’s DT50S snare trigger and DTX pads. The module provides nearly 800 stored sounds and effects, an onboard sampler, and fifty preset combinations, plus room to program 200 more.
The EAD10’s free Rec ’N’ Share iOS app enables you to record audio from the module while capturing video of your performance. List price is $639.
UV1 Bass Drum Heads
The UV1 series features a UV-cured coating to provide durability and consistency of texture. The 10mil film is said to deliver strength and versatility for a full range of musical applications. The UV EQ4 features a fixed internal overtone control ring that focuses the tonal response of the drum, while the UV EMAD heads have adjustable damping for added attack and focus. Heads are available in sizes 16″ to 26″.
Sub Terranean Drumkit
The Sub Terranean kit was constructed from an ancient English bog oak tree that’s between 4,800 and 5,200 years old. All REpercussion drums are said to offer a wide dynamic range and enough punch to cut through a mix with minimal EQ. The company makes twenty to thirty instruments a year, each to the customer’s specifications.