This Beater Gives You Exactly the Punch You WantHere's an item that gives you maximum tonal bang for your buck: the DW SM101 double-sided kick drum beater. YOu might not have given your kick drum beater much thought, but you really should. After all, the kick is the foundation of both your sound and the sound of the band. The SM101 double-sided beater lets you choose the type of attack that best suits the music. The felt surface delivers a satisfying, well-rounded thump that you've heard for years. The plastic surface emphasizes the attack transients, giving you a pronounced "click" that cuts through a dense mix.
The SM101's 7.5" shaft means you can position it the way you want, even on large-diameter kick drums. It even included and adjustable beater weight, so you can customize the feel of the beater as it moves through your stroke. Don't ignore this vital component! The DW SM101 double-sided kick beater is your friend.
DW Drums is the right place to start when you're looking for the best bang-for-the-buck in drum equipment. DW started as just a couple of guys who wanted to make better drums and hardware - and for over 30 years, that's exactly what they've been doing. There's a lot to be said for the remarkable quality and attention to detail DW Drums puts into everything they make, and we don't just mean their shells and pedals. You'll find it in every little piece of DW Drums hardware, from their lugs to their legs. It's what gives DW's drum gear that over-the-top solidity you'll hear and feel in every note you play.
DW SM101 Double-sided Kick Pedal Beater Features at a Glance:
- Gives you two distinctly different types of pedal attack
- Traditional felt surface provides solid, well-rounded tone
- Hard plastic surface emphasizes attack transient
- Adjustable beater weight allows balance adjustment
- 7.5" shaft is ideal for larger kick drums