Tone powered by birch.
The Pearl Limited Edition Artisan II Birch Ply Snare Drum features a 14" x 5-1/2" 6-ply birch shell with 1.6mm steel hoops, CL-55 lugs, SR-017 strainer, and S-022 snares. This limited edition release also features a brilliant Artisan II Natural Etimoe that provides the drum with exotic, one-of-a-kind looks.
Acclaimed for their "naturally EQ'ed sound", well-balanced tone, and punchy attack, birch drums have developed a devoted following among working drummers over the last few decades. This snare's great sound is complemented by an Artisan II finish with an eco-friendly digital grain transfer process that for the look of exotic woods without harvesting endangered or rare woods.