DW 5.5x14 Black Nickel Over Brass Collector's Series Snare Drum

Reverb Estimated Price Range

  • $300$400

The DW Black Nickel Over Brass Collector's Series Snares are intended to be workhorses for gigging musicians. Though the shells are imported and lack seamless construction, these drums are assembled in the United States. The brass shell produces a warm, sweet sound that responds well to a variety of tunings.

Years of Production: 2000s-present

Features: DW "turret" lugs (tube lugs optional), MAG throwoff, TrueHoops


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