Originally Posted by bermuda
They're Element SE (Special Edition, I suspect) and the Citrus Mod & Mod Orange kits a few years ago were also Cherry & Gumwood. I have a really nice cherry/gumwood prototype snare from the Element SE "shop". But there are Elements that are birch, called Element Birch. Regular Elements are, um..,. select hardwood (your guess is as good as mine!)
Now Im even more confused :)
It seems that there are no rules when it comes to what Ludwig calls, Element.
Oh Well, I give Ludwig that. If they want to confuse me then fine, so-be-it.