Mapex Mars 22″ Retro Fusion Crossover Shell Pack – Driftwood
- In The Box
- Discounts and Deals
- Delivery & Returns
- Warranty & 30-Day Money Back Guarantee
American drum makers Mapex are well known for offering high quality and great value drum kits at every price point. Mars Birch is Mapex’s intermediate range, offering an excellent option for drummers looking to make the step up from a starter to kit to something that will not only look and sound great on stage, but also withstand the harsh treatment a gigging kit needs to be able to take.
The all-birch shells of Mapex Mars kits benefit from the Mapex SONIClear bearing edge technology that features on Mapex’s higher end drum kits. SONIClear bearing edges increase contact between the head and shell resulting in a truer fundamental pitch and easier tuning. Birch has always been a popular wood for drum makers with its naturally EQ’d sound with a focus on low end and attack. These drums offer a powerful modern sound and some drummers might never find themselves looking to spend anymore.
This Crossover shell pack features a 22″ bass drum and a 1 up 2 down configuration that is ideal for players who want a powerful rock sound, with a single rack tom for closer positioning of their ride cymbal.
- 6-Ply 7.2mm 100% Birch Shells
- Undrilled Bass Drum
- 1 Up, 2 Down Configuration
- Driftwood Finish
- Matching Snare Drum
- SONIClear Bearing Edges
- SONIClear Tom Suspension
- Remo Drumheads
- Chrome Hardware
- Low-Contact Bass Drum Claws
- 22×18″ Bass Drum
- 12×8″ Rack Tom
- 14×12″ & 16×14″ Floor Toms
- 14×6.5 Snare
- TH800 Rack Tom Mount
The Mapex Mars drum kits feature 6-ply, 100% birch shells that produce focussed, well-rounded sounds. The bass drum and floor toms offer enhanced punch while the rack tom projects brightness and colour. The matching snare drum brings the whole kit together and has a fast attack and versatile tones. The shells also feature Soniclear bearing edges that allow the head the perfect contact with the shell. This allows for consistent tuning and a stronger, deeper overall pitch. There are no toms mounted to the kick drum it allows it to resonate naturally and provide a deep low-end punch.
This kit is available in a variety of finishes and highly recommend them to beginners and intermediate players
Please note: Cymbals and hardware sold separately.
The following discounts and deals are available on this product. You can use as many of these deals at one time as you like. Simply add this product to your basket first to see the discounted prices!
Many drum kits including this one don’t come with a stool included so we’ve set up this great offer so that you can choose your own one. You can pick from our whole catalogue of stools so if you decide to treat yourself to a really comfy one you can make a great saving! Our recommendation is the Pearl D-50 or the Custom Percussion Drum Throne
If you plan to transport your drums in the future then a good set of cases or bags is a must have so we thought we’d save you some money when you bought them all at once with us. The Protection Racket American Fusion Drum Case Set are fantastic quality and will fit this drum kit perfectly. Check out our massive range of cases here
All too often we see people come back to us a week later looking for silence pads when they realise just how loud the drums really are. Save yourself some time and money by picking them up now if you think you’ll need them. There’s a huge range of Silence Pads but we recommend the QT American Fusion Silence Pads for this kit.
We like to say thank you when a customer places a big order with us and what better way than with a discount on the one thing we’re always going to need more of? We have a massive range of drum sticks for you to choose from. Buying as a gift? You can’t really go wrong with the Vic Firth 5A
At Drum Central we want you to be able to shop with confidence and are happy to offer a 2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee on all of our new products. (All products sold are considered new unless clearly stated. This includes ex display models.)
If within 30 days of receiving your purchase you decide it is not right for you providing it is returned in “as new” condition within its unopened original packing we will refund or exchange your item as desired. In cases where packaging has been opened we may be unable to offer a refund but in some cases will offer a refund that reflects the reduced resale value of the item.
We do our best to make sure every aspect of your Drum Central order goes smoothly but in the event that an item arrives either damaged or incorrect then notify us within 14 days and we will arrange a free collection so as to get the item swapped or replaced.
If your purchase develops a fault within the 2 year warranty period you can return it to us and we will repair or replace it. A fault is defined as a defect that you would not normally expect to occur through normal wear and tear and that has not been caused by improper use.
Estimated Delivery Date 03/03/2024SKU: MA528SF-IW
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