ONE OF A KIND
Doc Sweeney Drums specializes in building high-quality instruments using domestic and exotic woods from around the world. Whether you chose one of our existing drum designs or request an instrument built to your specifications, you will own a drum that is truly One of a Kind.
Whether you're a live performer or a session artist, our drums will surpass your expectations -- a genuine sonorous treat.
HOW ARE THEY MADE?
Doc Sweeney builds its drums using exceptional quality components in every phase of construction. It starts with unique, high-quality domestic and exotic wood -- and continues at each stage of manufacturing, including CNC-milled shells, custom inlay designs, proprietary lugs milled from aircraft-grade aluminum, stainless steel fasteners, custom wood hoops or metal hoops, and hand-rubbed oil finishes.
Whether you're a live performer or a session artist, our drums will surpass your expectations.
Box Elder Maple is a 6x14 steambent snare drum handcrafted from Box Elder Maple. This single-ply drum contains unique pinkish red pigments which are the result of chemicals produced by the tree when it was inured mechanically or by insects. There's a reason why so many drums are made of maple: they sound great! This steambent snare comes with polished chrome hardware, 45 round-over bearing edges, and Doc Sweeney Drums 3-position DS1 snare throw.