Canopus 14" x 5.5" One Ply Walnut SSWN-1455
CANOPUS 1 PLY WALNUT SNARE DRUM Well-balanced fusion of rich low frequency sound and crisp sound The sound character of walnut is mellow and dry. Resonance after the attack is short, but the sound is very sharp. and the sound seems as though it has already been equalized. The rim shot of a Walnut snare has an amazing crack that many feel is superior to those of other shell materials. This superior crack makes walnut the perfect material for music with big-band style set up figures and also for fusion. Shell construction. shell material and edge shaping are 3 key factors that determine drum sound. All drum manufacturers in Japan and around the world have been conducting research on these 3 factors.
CANOPUS is taking its research one step farther than the others with the policy that we will seek to achieve the best sound drums can offer. What is 1ply Series? The notable caracteristic of a one ply shell are a deep sound and pure tone. It has been a new challenge for CANOPUS to take advantage of these qualities and create new instruments displaying the diverse sound character of different wood material.