This drum has an 8 ply thin-ply hard rock maple shell with a precision-cut snare bed and snare strainers on both top and bottom heads. The new aluminum shell support ring allows use of a kevlar snare head without compromising the warranty. Snare drum hardware comes standard with silver powder coated hoops, collar and tension casings. Also comes with Remo Falam head and J-bar mounts. Carrier sold separate.