Tama S.L.P. Series Snare - 5"x14" Super Aluminum No Longer Available

5" x 14" Snare Drum with 1.6mm Chrome-plated Aluminum Shell, Chrome Hardware, Sound Arc Hoops; Brass Tube Lug, and Carbon Steel Snappy Snares - Silver
Item ID: LAL145

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Tama S.L.P. Series Snare - 5
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Tama S.L.P. Series Snare - 5"x14" Super Aluminum
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$369.99

Power Your Kit with Super Aluminum!

TAMA's S.L.P. Super Aluminum snare drum gives you a distinctive sound that's ideal for straight-ahead jazz, fusion, classic funk, and latin styles. With its fat low bark and incisive crack, this 5" x 14" snare drum sings with a sweet and musical - yet authoritative - voice. Its Super Aluminum shell brings out high overtones and sounds great under brushes or sticks. And rim shots sound simply delicious! There's a reason first-call drummers such as Simon Phillips, Mike Portnoy, and Stewart Copeland play TAMA drums. If you're in the market for a truly special snare drum, Sweetwater's got it: the TAMA Super Aluminum.

TAMA S.L.P. Super Aluminum 5" x 14" Snare Drum at a Glance:
  • TAMA's S.L.P. Series
  • TAMA's Super Aluminum shell
  • Put decades of TAMA know-how to work for you
TAMA's S.L.P. Series

TAMA's Super Aluminum snare drum is part of TAMA's S.L.P. (Sound Lab Project) Series. Your snare drum is the cornerstone of your kit - something you certainly want to get right! But with so many snare drums to choose from, it can be a major headache to find the ideal one to compliment your drumming style. S.L.P. is all about helping you to zero-in on your perfect snare drum. TAMA didn't only use different shell materials for its S.L.P. Series snare drums; they took it a step further and experimented with different snares, hoops, and lugs. The result? Each drum has its own distinct personality. And "personality" is what a great snare sound is all about.

TAMA's Super Aluminum shell

If you play straight-ahead jazz, fusion, classic funk, or latin, you'll find that TAMA's Super Aluminum snare drum sits right in the pocket. This drum's Super Aluminum shell brings out the high overtones and sounds amazing with both sticks and brushes. And rim shots sound simply fantastic. The Super Aluminum snare drum's amazing responsiveness and sensitivity let you power your backbeat with a sweetly musical, yet impactful, voice.

Put decades of TAMA know-how to work for you

With over 40 years of experience, TAMA knows what drummers really want. Which is why, no matter how long you've been playing the drums, no matter what budget you have to work with, TAMA has the drums and hardware you need, want, and can afford. Top rhythm-keepers such as Bill Bruford, Mike Portnoy, Simon Phillips, and Stewart Copeland play TAMA drums - so you're in excellent company when you outfit your kit with TAMA.

TAMA S.L.P. Super Aluminum 5" x 14" Snare Drum Features:
  • Old-school traditional sound: warm and fat, with just the right amount of brightness
  • Extremely responsive and sensitive
  • Perfect for straight-ahead jazz, fusion, classic funk, and latin styles
  • Sounds great under brushes, full stick, or rim shots
  • 1.6mm Super Aluminum shell brings out high overtones
  • Chrome plating with chrome hardware; Sound Arc Hoop; Brass Tube Lug
  • 20-strand Starclassic Carbon Steel Snappy snares
Power your kit with TAMA's S.L.P. 5" x 14" Super Aluminum snare drum

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Tech Specs

Manufacturer Part Number LAL145

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