Current shell options as of April 2019:

Wood sizes are available in 10", 12", 13", 14", 15", & 16" at any depth.

  • Maple - 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10 ply
  • Birch -  5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10 ply
  • Mahogany - 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10 ply 
  • Poplar - 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10 ply
  • Cherry - 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10 ply
  • Walnut - 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10 ply
  • Ash - 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10 ply
  • Or ANY combination of the above woods!!!

Standard options include:

  • Trick 3 position throw and butt plate
  • Any color stain imaginable
  • Hand rubbed oil finish

Other materials available: 

  • Specialty woods (Bamboo, Wenge, Mapa Burl, & many more!)
  • Steam bent soild shells
  • Metal (aluminum, black nickel over brass, no bead)
  • Segmented Shells (Coming soon!  June 2019)

 

Custom Options

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​​All of our custom snares are on a made to order basis.  We are an affordable alternative to the high priced "boutique" companies, while providing a high quality product.  We offer many choices of material for your snare, and many bearing edge options are available including standard and offset 45°, roundovers, and many more.   We require a 50% non-refundable deposit to start any build.  Please contact us for any additional information and pricing

All of our snares feature high quality hardware, available in chrome, black chrome, and brass.  Hoops are available in 2.3mm or 3mm triple flange, "stick chopper" chrome-over-brass double flange hoops, single flange "vintage" hoops with collar hooks, Slingerland-style Stick Saver or die cast.  Current throw off options include industry standards from Trick, Dunnett, DW, and RCK, and more depending on the style and function desired.  Please contact us with any questions, we would love to hear about your dream snare drum and how we can make it a reality.