The 5mil, thin aramid fiber/polyester laminant gives the MX5 maximum snare response, while a thin polyester overtone control ring reinforces the edge durability and elimiinates unwanted overtones, further enhancing articulation.
The 8200 Series Field-Corps Bass Drums feature an aluminum arch lug casing 20 percent lighter and 40 percent stronger that uses straight-line technology. The drums are one to two pounds lighter than previous models. 10-ply Birch hoops with a round edge allow pinpoint tension on the hoop, and a new steel wide body caw is designed for todays corps-style tuning, dispersing tension over a larger surface area for more stability.
The MX White tenor heads are designed with an advanced hoop concept that prevents pull-out, and are made using two 7.5mil plies of the same tonally rich and durable film used to produce the award winning MX bass heads.