The Danmar 205 Wood Bass Drum Beater is ideal for when you need a lot of "click" sound from your bass drum. This is perfect for when you are playing along with crunchy guitars and you need some higher frequencies from your bass drum. The Red hardwood and black shaft gives the 205 a cool, modern look. Wooden Bass Drum Beaters can provide tons of "smack" and "Thwack." Its always a good idea to have a few different bass drum beaters on hand for different tones, and a wood bass drum beater is essential.