Truly exceptional condition on this hard to find snare.
The Snare Drum is made out of a 1mm Chrome-over-Brass Shell and comes with the latest Double-Lugs that include the internal TuneSafe feature. A very important feature for Phil, stating "Huge concert tours like the Black Ice tour require fully functional gear, and the TuneSafe feature has been a stable one when it comes to the ability of keeping the drums in tune". Die Cast Hoops add a nice crack, while the sound overall is to be described best as focused, dry and cutting.
All hardware comes in Chrome. With a diameter of 14" and a depth of 5", it is truly homage to the Horst Link Signature Model Drum that has been with Phil during the past years on worldwide tours and in Studio. Besides the Signature Badge, Phil's Signature is engraved on a Re-Issue of the Signature Badge, adding a "Vintage" touch.