The Mapex Black Panther Drum Set Series is based on the distinctive top-notch quality of the Black Panther Snare Drums. These Drums have innovative shell formulas that create a totally unique sound. Along with the specially designed bearing edge profiles, this Black Panther Series of Drum Sets delivers singular tone and voice meant for highly discerning drummers.
Drummers worldwide know the quality and tone of the Mapex Black Panther series of snare drums and drum kits, and the Black Widow kit is aimed to satisfy the appetite of players and collectors around the globe.
Mapex has taken traditional thin 5.1mm Maple shells and combined them with a centered bearing edge with rounded back-cut to produce a classic balance of attack, body, and warmth. By increasing shell and drumhead contact, the edge profile limits unwanted overtones and produces a more rounded and centered tone. Other features include; SONIClear tom suspension, SONIClear floor tom legs, low-contact bass drum claws, Memory Mark bass drum spurs, new style badge and lug casing. Don't be fooled by its dark beauty... the Black Widow is a predator with a deadly bite. Does not include hardware, cymbals, or snare.