The Hosbilt bass and tenors have revolutionized the sound of today'spipe band. In a short period of Pipe Band history the sound of themid-section has changed to become a warmer, richer sound withcontrolled decay.The drums have become the choice of a number of the top competitionbands in the world. The standard of good drum sounds has changedforever and Hosbilt has led the way.
The Hosbilt range of bass and tenor drums features the revolutionary Hosbilt turnbuckle tensioning system.
The Hosbilt 'keyfree' turnbuckle tensioning system allows easyadjustment of top and bottom heads without the need for a drum key.
Other Features include:
- Rope style tension design for the only truly free floating shell on the market
- 4 ply birch shells with beech wood reinforcing rings allow the bass drums to resonate with a very low timbre
- 7 ply birch shells with reinforcing rings allows the tenors to voice at different pitches with a true round tone
- Non-corrosive design - ideal for outdoor applications all fittings are brass, stainless steel or aluminum
- Wooden counter-hoops add to the free 'open' tone
- All of the drums come pre-assembled with dampers in place
- Shells are available in a variety of lacquered finished with silver powder coat as the standard on the hardware