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Pearl are one of the largest drum brands in the world. They have maintained a solid reputation for decades, providing high-quality drums and percussion to musicians looking for incredible-sounding gear that will last. With a huge amount of renowned players using their products, you know that they mean business.
The Free Floating series snare drums are well-priced yet deliver a high-quality sound thanks to their solid construction.
This Free Floater Snare has a phosphor bronze shell, producing a bold and resonant tone with a sharp attack and plenty of definition. A 6.5" depth ensures a tight and responsive sound, whilst also offering you great sustain and resonance, not to mention a lot of volume.
The attractive brass shell is complemented by timeless chrome hardware, providing a high-end look that will inspire you to play.
This snare has been fitted with Pearl’s SR-160F strainer, which features the company’s renowned Click-Lock system. This mechanism gives a smooth response and ensures firm placement of the snare wires, locking the snare lever and the tension adjuster exactly the way you like!
The FT-65 lugs specially made for the Free Floating series offer precise tuning, letting you get the most out of the snare if you’re very particular about your sound.
Here's what Pearl say about the Free Floating 14x6.5 Phosphor Bronze Snare:
Pearl introduces a new line of Task-Specific Free Floating Snare Drums that are offered in a 14” width by 3.5” / 5” / 6.5” / and 8” depths, each made utilizing specific shell materials to optimize each drum’s sonority with respect to depth.
14”x6.5” Free Floating Snare Drums are equipped with 1.2mm Phosphor Bronze or 6 ply Maple with an inner ply of African Mahogany. Both are ideally suited to produce lower fundamental tones befitting this drum’s depth.
All Task-Specific Free Floating Snare Drums are equipped with Die-Cast hoops, free floating lugs, chrome hardware, Coated Ambassador batter head and Pearl’s new SR-160F strainer, featuring Pearl’s exclusive Click-Lock system which simultaneously “locks” the snare lever and the tension adjuster to your exact liking. The metal shell drums have a classy brushed finish, while the wood shell drums are finished in Pearl’s exclusive Satin Lacquer natural wood finishes.
- MODEL: FTPB1465
- SIZE: 14”x6.5”
- SHELL: 1.2mm Bronze
- LUGS: FT-65
- RODS: 10
- TENSION RODS: T-065
- STRAINER: SR-160F
- SNARES: SN-1420I