Sonor Vintage Series 12/14/20 3pc. Drum Kit Vintage Black Slate

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Sonor Vintage Series 12/14/20 3pc. Drum Kit Vintage Black Slate

Brand New
  • $3,649.00

Description & Specs

Sonor's Vintage series drums are straight out of the 1950's. Championed by drummers like Kenny Buttrey, Connie Kay, Roy Haynes, Sonny Payne, and Kenny 'Klook' Clarke, the famous Sonor "Teardrops" of the '50s through the '70s are some of the most sought after kits on the vintage market, and now they're getting the modern treatment. Blending vintage specs like rounded bearing edges and teardrop lugs with 21st updates in construction, build quality, finishing, and sizing, the Sonor Vintage series offers the best of both worlds, old and new. 

Brand: Sonor
Series: Vintage
Color: Vintage Black Slate
Configuration: 3-piece
Sizes: 12/14/20 (8" x 12" tom, 12" x 14" floor tom, 14" x 20" virgin bass drum)
Shell Material: German Beech
Bearing Edges: Rounded
Construction: 9-ply
Finish: Wrap
Hardware: Superprofil 2.3mm hoops, bass drum claws w/t-rods, TuneSafe teardrop lugs
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Unique Features: CLTF shells, Remo Ambassador heads on toms, Powerstroke3 coated batter and Fiberskyn Powerstroke3 resonant on bass

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