The very best Sonor snares
The exclusive SONOR Artist Snare series combines the experience of the world’s most talented drummers with SONOR’s vast percussion instrument manufacturing expertise. This partnership has produced unparalleled snare drum models which meet even the most stringent demands.
From brass to steel or bronze, from maple to beech and birch, each and every Artist Snare Drum is a masterpiece in its own right. During the development process, design is as integral to the final product as sound quality. This attention to detail gives each Artist Snare Drum its own unmistakable character.
Perfect as an all-round snare drum this model features a 9 ply maple shell, a unique CM Cottonwood satin finish and die-cast chrome plated hoops. Producing a warm and full tone with a harmonic frequency, it also offers very clear attack and sensitive response due to the stainless steel wires.
Shell Hardware Finish: chrome plated
Shell Material: Maple
Shell Construction: Medium
Lugs Configuration: TuneSafe
Snare Strainer: Dual Glide System (Snare quick release used under license from Dunnett US patent 7745712)
Snare Wires: 1 x SW 1424 S, 124”, 24 stainless steel wires 0.5 mm
Shell Plies: 9 plies
Shell Finish Outside: Semi Gloss Cottonwood Maple 10297
Shell Size: 14” x 6”
Shell Thickness: 6 mm
Batter Head: SONOR Medium, coated white, single ply
Resonance Head: SONOR Medium Resonance, smooth clear, single ply
Tension Rods: 20 square head screws
Bearing Edge: 45°