Originally Posted by AudioWonderland
I agree it does get a little fuller and deeper. My problem with that is it turns into mud to the audience. An Ambassador weight head tuned a bit higher gives better attack and a much more clear pitch to the audience and still has all the low end you need
I emphatically agree with every word of this post. That's my big issues with 2 ply heads, the audience tone. Unmiced? Give me a 10 mil clear tom head.
Miced can be anything you want.
2 ply heads, unmiced, don't sound as punchy as a single ply clear head in the audience. They do to the drummer. But not the audience. That's all the reason I need for the single ply.