Poplar is a widely used shell material for drums. Being softer than other hardwoods like maple, beech or birch, it offers more mid to low frequencies with a softer attack.
The new SONOR cast lug, used on all of the AQ-Series drums, was engineered in Germany with close attention to functionality, durability and design. It is assembed using multiple components and includes our TuneSafe system to prevent detunung of the drums.
Stage and Studio configurations include a 5-piece set of sturdy and functional 1000-Series double-braced Hardware, including two Cymbal Stands, a Snare Stand, HiHat Stand and a Single Bass Drum Pedal.
Stage and Studio configurations offer a complete package for the beginning drummer including a set of high-quality B8 cymbals, consisting of 14" HiHats, a 16" Crash and a 20" Ride.