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RS1 SNARE DRUM

RS1 - British Drum Co.’s flagship marching snare drum. Featuring our unique Levitone™ snare mechanism, the RS1 is designed to give you absolute control of snare response and sensitivity for a superior drumming experience.

• RS1 - 14” x 12” Twin Snare

 

• 8-ply 5mm Grade A Scandinavian Birch & Old English Oak Shell

 

• 45º Bearing Edges • Remo USA Heads • Aluminium Hoops

 

• Mk2 Palladium Strainer • Palladium Lugs

 

• Levitone™ Bottom Snare Mechanism

 

• Polished Stainless Steel Ball Feet • DragonTooth Lever

• Supplied with a British Drum Co. Magnetik marching drum key

  as standard

• Available in Gloss Black, Gloss White

  and Military Red & Blue Livery

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Levitone™ parallel action lower snare mechanism maintains consistent tension

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Mk2 Palladium snare strainer

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Polished steel ball feet remain on the tension rod for easy tuning

PARALLEL ACTION SNARE MECHANISMS

UPPER SNARE MECHANISM

The upper parallel action mechanism offers infinite adustment options so you can achieve the perfect balance of response, sensitivity and control.

• Our snare mechanism is precision engineered from super-light aircraft grade aluminium. This innovative upper snare mechanism guarantees optimum parallel snare wire positioning with a single, uncomplicated adjustment.

 

• DragonTooth snare lever is ergonomically designed to be perfectly positioned for control during performance.

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The Levitone™  lower parallel action mechanism maintains equal tension across the head for a crisp, tight response to even the most sensitive playing.

• Once set, the Levitone™ system 

  maintains a consistent and 

  sustained tension so you can 

  focus on your performance

 

• The Levitone™ system is strong 

  enough to accommodate all 

  types of playing but its 

  lightweight design makes  

  drumming a pleasure

LEVITONE™ LOWER SNARE

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COLD-PRESS MOULDING

Cold-press moulding is the key to the British Drum Co. signature sound. Click here to discover the unique way that British Drum Co. builds our amazing drum shells.

PALLADIUM HARDWARE

Every British Drum Co. Regimental Series marching drum is fitted with our stunning Palladium hardware. Click here to find out more about how British Drum Co. drums look amazing with Palladium.