Originally Posted by katman
I wonder why the snare is built differently from the rest of the drums (with the tension rods connecting to the thickened shell, as opposed to the wooden rings top and bottom).
My guess on that is because of the strain that would be put on to the shell from the high tension people usually have on their snare drums. The shell might collapse constructed with wooden rings...
Drew, do you know the depth of those shells? Again congrats for that kit, I really envy you. :)