Designed in conjunction with Japanese fusion/studio powerhouse Akira Jimbo, the Akira Jimbo Signature Snare features a unique 7x13" 8-ply beech shell with 19-ply maple hoops. The drum's unique size and composition give it great, woody attack and explosive rimshots. 

Years of production: early 2000s-2011

Composition: 8-ply beech

Finish: White gloss lacquer

Product Specs

  • WSD13AJ Akira Jimbo Signature 13x7" Beech Snare Drum with Wood Hoops
  • White
  • 2000s

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Reviews for the Yamaha 7x13 Akira Jimbo Signature Snare
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  • Verified Purchase

    Maybe the best snare I've ever owned.....and I've owned a TON of snares. Warm, but still has tons of attack. Great woody sound. Rim-clicks are the best. I wish Yamaha would re-release their signature snare drums.

  • Yamaha Akita Jimbo

    Verified Purchase

    Purchase used one on Reverb. Came in perfect condition. Changed Batter head, Puresound snare wires. Great, fun snare to play. Smaller rooms or Mikingworks best!!