DW Maple/Mahogany Shell Option
Drum Workshop has announced the addition of a new shell configuration to its line of Collector’s Series drums.
The appropriately-‐named Maple Mahogany drums feature VLT (Vertical Low Timbre) shell technology and an 8-ply veneer layup with an African mahogany inner ply, 6-ply North American Hard Rock Maple core and mahogany outer ply. The new shell can be custom ordered in any DW Custom Shop FinishPly color choice, natural lacquer and in any of 5 available drum hardware color options (chrome, black chrome, satin chrome, black nickel and 24 karat gold).
Collector’s Series Maple Mahogany drums are available in all Custom Shop sizes and can be mixed and matched with any other Custom Shop shell configuration. The drums come standard with DW Heads by Remo USA with a single-ply coated batter heads and clear resonant heads. Other features include graduated True Hoop counter hoops, True Pitch tension rods, STM (Suspension Tom Mounts), newly redesigned TB12 tom brackets, BDP2 dual pillow drum muffling system, MAG throw off with 3 position butt plate, and more.
Other Collector’s Series shell offerings include, standard maple (6, 7 and 8-ply maple shells with 3-ply reinforcing hoop), VLT (Vertical Low Timbre) maple, X (diagonal 45 degree grain orientation), VLX (vertical, horizontal and diagonal wood grain) and birch (6, 7 and 8-‐ply with no reinforcement hoop).
For further information, check out www.dwdrums.com.
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