Originally Posted by drumming sort of person
Great idea! Or, instead of no heads, they could install "paper" heads that would just serve the purpose of keeping the hoops in place.
That's what I've always thought too.
I look at stock heads as nothing more than a space filler anyway. I've almost always switched them out before I even played on them.
The only stock head I use today is the bass drum reso on my Ludwigs.