Dark suspense. The Mapex Black Panther 'Shadow' Snare Drum is a 6.5-inch deep snare drum with a full-bodied punch across the spectrum with enhanced low-mid frequencies. Its 7-ply Walnut / Birch shell provides a unique tone. The birch helps to add extra warmth and a cutting attack to balance perfectly with the walnut's superb projection. A brand new addition to Mapex's acclaimed Black Panther range, the Shadow snare is a tremendous choice for any genre, with its incredibly versatile, all-round tonal range. Add the Shadow snare to your kit and experience the dark, dramatic sounds that lurk within.