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Snare Drum Reviews

Mapex Snare Drums

Cheap Prices On Mapex Drums

Mapex snare drums are some of the most popular around. Here we've put them to the test to sort the wheat from the chaff. Some are good, some are great, and some are not so great. Luckily for you, we tell all in the reviews below.

And, we'll be covering where to get the lowest prices so be sure to see the bottom of each review to find out where. Anyway, the high-end snares are at the top and the budget snares are at the bottom. Hope these help you out!

Black Panther Series

Mapex Black Widow

Black Widow

The Black Widow is made from 100% Maple and has a shallow shell. It's quick and sharp with a warm Maple tone that resonates well. Mapex Black Widow.

Mapex Blaster


If you play rock, metal, or any other loud style, the Blaster might be for you. Made from a Maple shell with Walnut Reinforcement rings, it's loud, aggressive, punchy, and dry. A real beast! Mapex Blaster.

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