The Solid Aluminum snares use a cast shell that goes through a machining process. The seamless shells are 3mm thick at the shell wall and 5mm thick at the each edge and have 45-degree bearing edges. The inside of these shells are finished with a buffing process, but are not polished. Shell exteriors have the classic center Gretsch knurling pattern, are not plated and are finished with a light coat of lacquer. Additional features include Lightning throw-off, top and bottom die-cast hoops, 'Snap-In' key holder, classic Gretsch 'Drop G' octagon badge, Permatone coated top with underside dot/clear bottom heads and 42-Strand snare wire (20-strands on 13" drums).
G-4160-SASolid Aluminum Shell 5 x 14, 8-lug, Die-Cast Hoops Lightning Throw-Off Satin Aluminum Finish Buy Now
G-4164-SASolid Aluminum Shell 6.5 x 14, 10 Lug, Die-Cast Hoops Lightning Throw-Off Satin Aluminum Finish Buy Now
G-4168-SASolid Aluminum Shell 6 x 13, 6 Lug, Die-Cast Hoops Lightning Throw-Off Satin Aluminum Finish Buy Now
Gretsch Marquee Series
New from Gretsch® Drums, the Marquee series delivers explosive, open tones, professional features and rock solid performance at an accessible price. Marquee shells combine 7-ply North American maple with a slight softer maple species that are cut with classic Gretsch 30-degree bearing edges and fit with 2.3mm triple flanged hoops.Learn More!
The New Gold Series snares are designed for the discerning player that is looking to add a new, unique sound to their drum kit. View the entire Gold Series listing to learn more.Read More