Where are Mapex Saturn made?
All of the drums below Saturn come with the UT series, which are made in the Remo factory in China.
Are Mapex drum kits any good?
Mapex make some truly great-sounding drums on par with any other company’s drum kits; I think Mapex make the best bang-for-the-buck midrange drum kits on the market today with the Meridian kits. I’ve owned two Mapex kits and can say I’ve been very happy with both.
What are Mapex Pro M drums made from?
Mapex Drums has announced that their most popular M and Pro M Series drum kits will now be crafted exclusively from pure maple shells. Previously manufactured with maple and basswood, M and Pro-M drum sets will now be produced entirely from maple.
Are Premier drums still made?
Premier Music International Limited is an English musical instruments manufacturing company based in Kibworth. The company, founded in 1922, currently produces drum kits, sticks and accessories….Premier Percussion.
When did Yamaha buy Premier?
Acquisition of Premier In 1987, Yamaha acquired the Premier Percussion factory in England in an attempt to establish the Yamaha name in the tougher European market.
What’s new with Mapex’s Saturn V Tour Edition?
In 2015, Mapex re-vamped its flagship series with the release of the all-new Saturn V. Now fast forwarding to 2017, the addition of the Saturn V Tour Edition expands the range to include a host of new configurations that boast a selection of brand-new wrap finishes.
What is a Mapex Saturn kit made of?
Like any Mapex Saturn kit, the shells are constructed from a hybrid of maple and walnut veneers which, according to Mapex: “produce a strong attack and a rich tone that projects well in live settings and tracks perfectly in the studio”.
Is the Mapex Saturn IV getting a facelift?
Last May, we checked out the Mapex Saturn IV which received a complete facelift to include Black Panther-styled lugs and the superbly engineered Soniclear suspended tom mounts, each contributing massively to a sleeker appearance and enhanced resonance.
What is the Saturn V exotic natural Burl shell pack?
Taking centre stage is a brand new four-piece Saturn V shell pack, finished in one of the new schemes of the mouth-watering Exotic Natural Maple Burl.