Remo Emperor X Coated 14” Drum Head

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Remo Emperor X Coated 14” Drum Head is a high-quality head for your snare drum, featuring a tough coated design that offers warm, focused tones with unbeatable durability and projection. The drum head features 2 plies of 10-mil coated film with a 5-mil reverse bottom black dot for additional power. The 10mil plies create a highly durably, controlled response that is naturally focused.

The reverse bottom black dot adds to the durability and aids in overtone control – expect a focused, sustain-controlled and rounded tone in any tuning. Coated finish adds warmth, slightly reducing the attack/smack and rounding the upper-mids to create a great head for any shell. Great for recording situations and live use.

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    Description

    After World War II, the founder of Remo Inc., Remo D. Belli, was experimenting with PET film as a new material choice for drum heads. At the time, the idea was dismissed by many drummers because they preferred the sound of calfskin heads which dominated the market at that point. There were, however, some issues with the calfskin heads, such as their need for regular tuning, so Remo Belli went about solving these problems and creating a convenient solution for drummers.

    Using Mylar, a synthetic polyester film for drum heads, Belli was able to copy the look of a calfskin head, with a white and opaque look. Later developments of these drum heads included clear heads, two-ply heads, and simulated natural heads (Fiberskyn) which are still very popular amongst many modern drummers. Remo D. Belli died in April 2016, however, the company continue to lead the way in the drumhead manufacturing industry, supplying heads to a range of drum manufacturers including Pearl, Yamaha, Mapex, DW Drums, and many more.

    Features

    • Warm, focused tones with incomparable durability and projection
    • Dual ply, 10-mil coated film construction produces natural sustain control
    • 5-mil reverse bottom black dot adds focus
    • High-quality coated design covers the tone in warmth
    • Great response and accurate tonal control
    • Designed and manufactured in the USA

    Specifications

    • Construction: Dual-ply, 10-mil Film
    • Drum Head Size: 14”
    • Film Type: Coated
    • Drum Head Type: Snare
    • Product Code: BX-0114-10

    Additional information

    Brand

    Remo