The Dynasty bass drum has been used by the most prestigious groups around the world. We use 100% , 8 ply maple shells combined with the strongest hardware on the market. Specially designed claws to increase the durability and increase higher pitch tuning. The Dynasty Marching Bass Drums have a rich tone that will compliment any marching percussion ensemble.The Dynasty Bass Drums are available in standard shell finish Black , White , Red , and Blue. The standard hardware finish is Silver powder coat.