Alesis are renowned for their powerful and versatile electronic drums kits, with the company ensuring that their products remain affordable and accessible to all drummers. The Nitro Mesh is one of Alesis' most thoughtful offerings to date. Boasting a raft of modern and ergonomic features, this kit is brought up to the standards of its pricier counterparts, and is a viable option for inexperienced beginners or seasoned professionals.
Featuring all-mesh heads, including the kick pad, the Nitro Mesh delivers a very authentic feel, with the stick bounce and response you'd expect from an acoustic setup. This means that you can play with plenty of expression and articulation, with the advanced pad and module technology picking up every nuance and detail of your playing.
The Nitro Mesh is powered by a highly-usable module, with a simple interface that allows you to focus more on your playing! Despite its no-fills design, the Nitro module still has enough functionality to satisfy fastidious players, and is packed with almost 400 high-quality drum samples. With 40 built-in kit patches, the Nitro Module gives you a diverse range of virtual drum setups suitable for a variety of genres and styles.
Refine your Practice Routine
Alesis want to make sure that beginners are catered for, which is why the Nitro Mesh includes some great practice-centric features. Installed with 60 jam tracks and an essential onboard metronome, you can truly enhance your skills and timing. With an advanced sequencer and recorder also built in, you can improve your techniques and listen back to self-critique.
Here's what Alesis says about the Nitro Mesh:
Feel The Difference Mesh Can Make
At Alesis Drums we know perfect feel and natural-response is a must have for an immersive, expressive drumming experience. Introducing the Alesis Nitro Mesh Kit, the latest addition to our critically acclaimed all-mesh kit roster that delivers the most realistic playing experience modern drummers demand. Mesh heads are the undisputed preference of modern drummers seeking electronic kits, providing an uncompromising natural feel and ultra-quiet response.
The Alesis Nitro Mesh features an 8” dual-zone mesh snare drum and (3) 8” mesh toms, alongside everything else you need to make a complete drum kit; (3) 10” cymbals, custom-designed Alesis hi-hat pedal and kick pedal, and a durable 4-post aluminium rack.
At the heart of the Nitro Mesh Kit is the powerful Nitro Drum Module loaded with hundreds of in-demand percussion sounds, 40 different kits and 60 built-in play-along tracks – whatever sound you need, we guarantee this module delivers! Don’t settle for second best, discover the new standard in electronic drums with Alesis Drums.
Everything You Need
Right out-the-box, the Alesis Drums Nitro Mesh Kit doesn’t disappoint and guarantees to get you playing drums from the get-go. All the cabling, a power supply, and a drum key are included for easy, hassle-free setup!
It’s not just about the feel, Alesis Drum’s Nitro Mesh Kit features a core sound-set ready for any genre you throw at it. The backlit LCD screen makes navigation a breeze. Drum and cymbal buttons are arranged to resemble the layout of a traditional kit, taking the nuisance hassle out of assigning sounds and creating kits, letting you focus on what’s important, your drumming!
Out-the-box, the Nitro module comes complete with 40 classic and modern ready-to-play kits. Seeking something a little more personal? Easily tweak any existing kit, or create your own using the 385 meticulously curated drum, cymbal, and percussion sounds included in the Nitro Drum Module.
Sharpen Your Skills
Nail that all-important drum fill and lock down the perfect groove with the Nitro Mesh Kit’s powerful practice-centric features. With 60 play-along music tracks and an on-board metronome, Nitro Mesh Kit guarantees to improve your skills with all the essential tools modern drummers demand.
But there’s more! There is even an advanced sequencer and a performance recorder to expand your musicmaking potential, providing the ultimate platform for refining techniques based on critical listening.
Take command of your studio, capture your creativity and discover a world of virtual instruments! With Nitro Mesh’s USB-MIDI and MIDI In/Out ports, transmit MIDI information directly to a computer and unite your synthesiser, drum machines and more for expanded performance potential.
There is a headphone jack for private practice, plus stereo outs to connect to a PA system, amplifier or recording console. The stereo aux input enables you to jam along to your favourite tracks on your CD or MP3 player. Whatever your needs, the Nitro Mesh Kit has you covered.
Pump up the volume or practice in silence – whatever your preference, the Nitro Mesh Kit doesn’t disappoint. With a 1/8-inch headphone input, stereo ¼-inch TRS inputs and a 1/8-inch aux input, hassle-free rehearsals, practice and recording sessions couldn’t be simpler!
Nitro Mesh Drum Kit
- Mesh drum heads for a quiet yet natural response
- 8” dual-zone snare pad, (3) 8” tom pads
- (3) 10” cymbals: ride cymbal, hi-hat, crash w/choke
- Kick drum, Kick Pedal, HiHat Pedal
- 4-post aluminium rack—super solid for stability and flexibility
- Connection cables, drum key, and power supply included
Nitro Drum Module
- 40 ready-to-play classic and modern kits—385 drum and cymbal sounds
- 60 built-in play-along tracks, sequencer, metronome, and performance recorder
- CD/MP3 aux input to play along with your own songs
- USB/MIDI connection for virtual instruments and recording software
- MIDI in and out ports connects directly to stand-alone MIDI gear
- Stereo line outputs and headphone output
- Nitro Drum Module
- 8" Dual-Zone Mesh Snare Pad
- (3) 8" Mesh Tom Pads
- 10" Hi-Hat Pad
- 10" Crash Pad w/ Choke
- 10" Ride Pad
- Kick Pad Tower
- Kick Pedal
- Hi-Hat Pedal
- 4-Post Aluminium Rack
- Cable Snake
- Cable Wrap Strips
- Drum Key
- Power Supply
- Nitro Module User Guide
- Kit Assembly Guide
- Safety & Warranty Manual
For USB-MIDI performance:
- PC: Windows 7 or later
- Mac: OS X 10.9 or later
- Available USB port