A real rattlesnake of a snare. The Mapex Black Panther Venom Snare Drum is a no-nonsense, maple-wood snare with fierce attack and bright, focused tones. A brand new addition to Mapex's acclaimed Black Panther range, the Venom snare is a tremendous choice for all genres. Its all-maple drum shell offers excellent, all-purpose high and mid-range frequencies with plenty of the snare crackle you know and love. The snare's SONIClear bearing edges ensure closer head-to-shell contact, improving resonance and response when you really need to cut through the mix. You'll have no problem making your mark with the Mapex Venom snare drum.