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Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum 12 x 5 in.

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Made with an 8-ply all maple shell finished in ebony satin with black chrome hardware for cool looks. Heavy-duty hoops are of 2.3mm triple-flange steel. Comes with Pork Pie high-quality snare wire. Re... Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
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Overview

Made with an 8-ply all maple shell finished in ebony satin with black chrome hardware for cool looks. Heavy-duty hoops are of 2.3mm triple-flange steel. Comes with Pork Pie high-quality snare wire. Remo heads top off this punchy little drum.

Features
  • 8-ply maple shell
  • Ebony satin with black chrome hardware
  • Heavy-duty hoops of 2.3mm triple-flanged steel
  • Pork Pie high-quality snare wire
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Pork PieLittle Squealer Maple Snare Drum
 
4.9

(based on 33 reviews)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

My Main Drum for Metal and progressive rock. GREAT

I have owned this snare for about three years now, I absolutely love it. It can be tuned in a eide variety and can actually be tuned versital enough to sound like any sanre...Read complete review

I have owned this snare for about three years now, I absolutely love it. It can be tuned in a eide variety and can actually be tuned versital enough to sound like any sanre type, high pitch ringy, High pitched tight and quick, Deep and powerful like AC/DC. In my opinion its a nice versitile addition to any set, especially at the affordable price for a nice black maple.

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Not Too Impressed

Tones are great at first even with the stock Remo head, but it doesn't stay in tune. I played a few hours on it and had to re-tune it. Same thing happened at...Read complete review

Tones are great at first even with the stock Remo head, but it doesn't stay in tune. I played a few hours on it and had to re-tune it. Same thing happened at church but we didn't have time to re-do eq so I had to leave it. During a Saturday night service a tension rod fell out of a bottom lug after a few hours of playing. Also, the snare wires are sub par. I've adjusted the snare several times and the tension is never even across the strands so it buzzes a good bit. I like my batter head really tight and my snare side head a bit looser than the batter; granted I tried many different things with this snare. I wish I could return it. I'd recomend a DW Performance series snare.

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(34 of 38 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

My Main Drum for Metal and progressive rock. GREAT

By Beezer1324

from Denver, CO

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

I have owned this snare for about three years now, I absolutely love it. It can be tuned in a eide variety and can actually be tuned versital enough to sound like any sanre type, high pitch ringy, High pitched tight and quick, Deep and powerful like AC/DC. In my opinion its a nice versitile addition to any set, especially at the affordable price for a nice black maple.

(15 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

kpdrummerboy

By kpdrummerboy

from Chicago,IL

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

This snare is a firecraker, the sound of it can fill up any place. I knew about pork pie form another drummer and his sounded great and would fill up the whole church every week, so I had to get one of my own

(10 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Stop Reading And Buy It!!!

By xDetroitMetalx

from Detroit

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

I've been looking for a cheap Maple snare for a long time. I had a cheap Pacific snare that always reminded me of the Metallica St. Anger album with it's annoying ping. I was looking for a piccolo sound to define my blast beats and I just couldn't find one in my price range. I was finally introduced to this on the sales floor! I didn't buy it at first but a few days later I convinced my self to come back and fork out the dough to bring it home. I am so happy that I did! This drum is worth the money and really easy to tune. Don't let the size fool you, it is loud! The Remo skins that come with it fit the drum well so I'm not planning to buy any new skins until these ones wear out. I havn't found a dead spot since the few two weeks that I've had it and it has excellent bounce. The black lugs and rings place a nice contrast or accent for any drum set. If you look real close you can see the nice wood finish but from afar it just looks black! For a drum this cheap that looks really cool and just sounds great why wouldn't you get it?

(8 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

This Pig Is Just Awsome!

By Britha David Cervantes

from Houston, TeXas

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

This Is my first maple snare drum, I bought it and I got to tell you that even with the stock head It sounded cool just tightened up. But then I had a spare 12 inch Aquarian studio X texure coated on it and I tuned it up tight and It blew me away. Sounds incredeable recorded, but the only complaint I have is that try not to do rim shots hitting a lug because it will untune, other than that it also sounds phenominal Live and miked.

(8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Oh Woooow!!!

By Cam

from Lansing, MI

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

I have to say that this is by far one of the best snares on the market! I ordered it and got in one day and played it. The sound is awesome...nice and warm feel, but has that pop!! The head that came with it is totally awesome. For those who are looking for a good snare...this is it for you! I also have a metal firecracker...but it cannot compare to this snare!! No dislikes on this end!!! Please get this!!!!

(8 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Amazing!

By Andrew

from MI

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

the first day i had this snare i fell in love with it it has great sound and amazing feel. i love prok pie i will def. be buying more drums from them. the only problem i have is one of the tuneing screws comes out but its not that big of a deal.

(6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Little Squealer, Big Sound!

By Gerrod "spacejam" Stephens

from Dallas, Texas

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

I have been using this drum for a hot minute and I will be the first to tell you it has a huge sound for the size. I use in my church which is considered a mega church and when people who don't play drums tell me that they enjoy the sound of my snare, that is saying alot. I will be purchasing more Pork Pie snares drums in the future and suggest anyone wanting a big sound and a small price with high quality check these baby's out!!!!!!

(4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Best Snare Out There

By Zach

from Springfield, OH

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

I just recently bought this snare because I had heard from evryone that it was one of the best snare. I love how it sounds with my Ludwig. If you do buy it you should get some Moon Gel pads in case you dont like the overtones. If you play metal this is the perfect snare for you.

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

The most intreging snare drum ever

By Dan loves (CHIODOS)

from ohio

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

I've bought this snare about 3 years ago, and i am not regretting this amazing buy. I've put a remo weather king on it, sounds amazing. I play with a tight snare. I just love this little Pork pie snare drum. and to add to it is that its black. i will never change to some thing else. The clutch is very smooth. I hope you like it. so have fun out their and play your best in every thing you do.

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great Snare Drum

By stillwarm

from Oro Valley,AZ

Comments about Pork Pie Little Squealer Maple Snare Drum:

I got this to use it along side my traditional size snare, but it sounds so good and looks amazing so I use it now as my main snare. It has a sort of black transparent/washed satin finish with black hardware. The hardware doesn't seem to be powdercoated, I nicked it during a show and it now shows the metal beneath the finish, but it isn't anything that can't be touched up. Overall I love the sound of this snare. It has a nice ring to it, and it records nicely. It has the best crack I've heard in a long time, and has a great tight but warm tone. I replaced the batter head with a remo black suede head and it now has just the right amount of ring, no need for a dampening ring (except when I record.) I would definitely buy another one if something happened to this one. Right size, right price, perfect color. Get one, you will not regret the purchase.

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