The Mars series shell pack from Mapex come with 100% birch, shallow depth shells. They are fitted with the new SONIClear ™ bearing edge. These features ensure that the drums produce a fast, clear tone and quick rebound. The ‘rock’ shell pack comes with a size that can be used in a wide range of music styles. In other words, this is one of the most versatile drum shells you can ever have. With this configuration, you can be sure of a blend of power and versatility suitable for any drummer who needs portability and high-end sound. The kit is designed to deliver the most amazing sounds for any drummer, no matter the genre you are playing.
A notable part of this crossover shell set is the matching 14 x 6.5-inch snare drum. This snare produces a solid, distinct sound and has a very versatile character. The bearing edges of the shells in the Mars series are called SONIClear bearing edges. These allow the drumhead to make better contact with the shell, resulting in a more consistent tuning, an enhanced tuning range and a deeper sound. The Mars 528S Crossover in Nightwood is a high-quality shell set, ideal for drummers that are regularly out on the road. The hardware of this mystical-looking kit has been electro-plated with a black finish and is more durable than ever.