The mounting hardware has been given a complete once over. It includes a round "gas cap" styled bass drum mounting plate, Gretsch's signature ultra-low profile GTS mounting system, and reduced-mass tom mount brackets. The helps improve the drums natural resonance ad increase sustain without impending upon stability. The ball socket 12.7mm L-arms allow you to position your drums any way you'd like while stilling being as solid as a rock. Gretsch T-Wing screws and bolts are included on all fittings for drummer friendly feel and rubber isolators have been added to the die-cast bass drum claws to help keep your bass drum hoops looking new while improving the drums overall resonance.
The new Gretsch Catalina Maple series includes many drum features that have made the Catalina series popular in the past. The shell is a 7-ply Gretsch-formula maple shell with 30-degree bearing edges and natural shell interiors. Bass drums include telescopic bass drum spurs and matching maple wood bass drum hoops. The snare and toms feature 2.3mm triple-flanged hoops. All drums are fitted with Remo drum heads for the best possible sound right out of the box. The white Gretsch logo bass drum head not only gives these drums a clean, classy look but features an internal muffling ring for added sound quality. The sizes of these drums are
18" x 22" Bass Drum
7" x 10" Tom
8" x 12" Tom
14" x 14" Floor Tom
16" x 16" Floor Tom
6" x 14" Snare Drum
Free 7" x 8" Tom
To top it all off, these drums feature a newly re-designed black and gold round badge. Not only does this pay homage to the classic Gretsch drums of yesteryear, but gives the drums a sleek, classy look that simply can't be beat.
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