Gretsch 7x14 Black Aluminum Limited Edition Snare Drum  From Gretsch Drums

The Gretsch 7x14 Black Aluminum snare drum is a limited edition for 2017. Only 50 pieces made and this is #2 of 50.

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What We Think

The Gretsch 7x14 Black Aluminum snare drum is a limited edition for 2017. It features the infamous Gretsch solid aluminum shell with a powder coated matte black finish inside and out. 

The 7" shell depth combined heavy shell is a recipe for greatness. The Gretsch solid shell is 3mm thick with integrated reinforcing rings at the top and the bottom of the shell that measure 5mm thick. Coupled with the die-cast hoops, this drum has a very solid full-bodied note with tremendous articulation. The shallow snare beds deliver sensitivity all the way out to the edges and the center tap is exact and precise. This drum is at home in a variety of tuning ranges which this instrument a flexibility in musical settings. Unlike most Gretsch drums, this limited edition features a dial throw-off which is super easy to operate.

Whether you are a collector or a player, this Gretsch 7x14 Black Aluminum limited edition snare drum is something special. The solid aluminum has a fantastic voice that has a smooth high-frequency response and full-bodied tone. Discover "That Great Gretsch Sound" for yourself today.

Gretsch 7x14 Black Aluminum Limited Edition Snare Drum Quick n' Dirty

In this video, Sound Pure drums specialist Barry Knain explains the various features of the Gretsch 7x14 Black Aluminum Limited Edition Snare Drum, and tests it out in several different tuning ranges.

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Manufacturer's Description from Gretsch Drums

Only 50 available world-wide. Each drum individually engraved with a serial #

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About Manufacturer

For 135 years, the Gretsch Drum Company has produced classic American instruments that drummers the world over covet. The signature “great Gretsch sound” has been utilized by numerous classic and modern drummers alike; Max Roach, Tony Williams, Cindy Blackman, Taylor Hawkins, and Vinnie Colaiuta are just a few examples of master drummers that have sat behind Gretsch kits. Currently, Gretsch’s three lines of professional-grade drums (the Brooklyn, Broadkaster, and USA Custom) are built by a small team of dedicated craftsmen in Ridgeland, South Carolina. Gretsch also offers a number of affordable import lines that allow beginner and intermediate drummers to be a part of drum history and play behind a Gretsch set. 

Specifications

Gretsch 7x14 Black Aluminum Snare Drum Features:

  • 3mm Solid Black Aluminum Shell with 5mm reinforcement rings
  • 7x14
  • Chrome Hardware
  • Knurled Center
  • Dial Throw Off
  • Only 50 Made