Mapex Black Panther Brass Cat Snare Drum, Overview by Cariad Drum Shop.
The Mapex Black Panther ‘The Brass Cat’ Snare Drum is easy on the eyes and mellow on the ears with its warm and open tone. However, it will bite when played hard.
This Snare also features the new Mapex Sonic Saver Hoop providing an enhanced response and a powerful feel of every rim shot. The hoops also have significantly less weight, perfect for gaining a natural percussive sound with much greater resonance.
Mapex have also introduced the new cylinder-drive strainer. Which provides precise control of the snare tension while ensuring a smooth operation. The Mapex Snare also includes the premium stainless steel snare wires. Therefor, the player receives a crisp, and lively feel. With Remo drum heads for a sharp and accurate response. As a result, the Black Panther Snare is ideal for a range of drumming styles and genres.
- Shell Diameter: 14″
- Shell Depth: 5.5″
- Material: brass
- Surface: brushed
- Rims: 2.3 mm
- Tuning screws: 10
- Shell hardware: brushed bronze
- Colour / Finish: brushed bronze
- Accessories: tuning key
- Drum shell: rolled
- Shell thickness: 5.5 mm
- Country of Origin: China
- Resonant Bearing Edge: traditional 45°
- Bearing Edge: traditional 45°
- Shell base colour: brown
- Product code: BPBR455ZNN
- Sonic Saver Hoops
- Cylinder-Drive Strainer
- Premium Snare Wires
- Remo drum Heads
Although this particular Mapex BP “Brass Cat” Snare has been used, its still in great condition. There are hardly any marks to the heads, as shown in photos.