Inject some venom into your sound.
The full-bodied, versatile Mapex Black Widow Snare Drum boasts extreme sensitivity and dark, dry tone.
It measures 14" x 5" and has a 5.1mm maple shell and a 5:5 bearing edge (a 45°edge rounded on the outside).
Black Panther snare drum's handmade and hand-finished shell is complemented by completely redesigned hardware. From the fresh,
sculpted lug design to the smart new badge, Mapex Black Panther snare drums are now more beautiful than ever.
Black Panther hardware
The cylinder-drive strainer uses a self-lubricating bearing to ensure smooth operation while providing minute control of the
snare tension. Mapex's piston-style throw-off is incredibly smooth and requires minimal effort to operate, and the adjustment
dial employs micro-lock technology that provides a tactile click as it's turned, allowing precise control.
Sonic Saver Hoop
The Sonic Saver Hoop bridges the gap between flanged drum hoops and die cast hoops. A unique shaping process creates a profile
that reduces wear and tear to both sticks and hands while dramatically enhancing the response and feel of every rim shot.
The Mapex Sonic Saver is significantly lighter than a conventional die cast hoop, so it won't choke the shell's vibration.
The result is a more natural percussive sound with much greater resonance.
This Mapex Black Panther snare drum's stainless steel snare wires deliver crisp, lively action. Mapex tops the Black Panther
snare with premium Remo drumheads, including a coated Remo Ambassador batter head.
Mapex Black Panther Black Widow Snare Drum Features:
- Drum shell size: 14" x 5"
- 5.1mm maple shell
- 5:5 bearing edge (a 45°edge rounded on the outside)
- Handbuilt and hand-finished Black Panther snare shell
- Cylinder-drive strainer
- Piston-style throw-off
- Sonic Saver hoops
- Premium steel snare wires
- Remo drumheads
Its shallower shell and steep bearing edges deliver dangerous cut.