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British Drum Company 14"x6.5" Merlin Snare Drum


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  • 20 Ply, 10.5mm thick maple/birch shell

  • 45 degree super smooth hand cut bearing edges

  • Hand built in the UK

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Term: 36 months
APR: 19.9%
Min Deposit Amount: £61.50
Estimated Monthly Payment: £20.08

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British Drum Company 14"x6.5" Merlin Snare Drum

If you want a snare drum that sounds as good as it looks, or indeed looks as good as it sounds, then we present you the simply stunning Merlin from the British Drum Company.

This incredible piece of craftmanship features a hefty 20ply, 10.5mm thick shell struck from their perfect recipe of maple and birch. With its 45 degree super smooth edges and 1.8mm hand cut snare beds, its lustrous silky matt finish makes the Merlin fit perfectly into any musical situation.

Like all BDC drums, the Merlin is hand made in their UK factory.

Winner for the Music Industry Association Award for "Highly Recommended" under the Percussion Category for the Trusted Music Store Award 2016.   

  • Shell: Maple and birch, 10.5 mm, 20 ply
  • Bearing edges: Hand cut, 45-degree
  • Snare beds: Hand cut, 1.8 mm deep
  • Hoops: Triple flange, 2.3 mm
  • Lugs: 10 Diamond chrome-plated Palladium snare lugs
  • Batter head: Remo coated Ambassador
  • Resonate head: Remo Hazy snare
  • Snare strainer: BDC Smooth action strainer
  • Features: Nyloc lug inserts to prevent de-tuning
  • Finish: Matt black
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Colour Black
Manufacturer British Drum Company
Specification No
Product Condition New
Delivery & Returns

We aim to ship all orders received before 2:00PM on the same day. Orders received later in the day or at the weekend will ship on the next working day. All orders over £100 ship with free next working day delivery with a one hour delivery window.

Orders over £49.99 but below £100 qualify for free shipping which generally takes 2-3 days to arrive or can be upgraded to express for a small charge.

Alternatively all orders can be collected from our Derby store by choosing Click & Collect at the checkout. Please note these details are for UK delivery only, non-mainland orders may take longer and/or incur an additional charge, for international orders please contact us.


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