Yamaha LNS-1455
5.5" x 14" Live Custom Snare Drum with 6 Ply Shell

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Compared to Yamaha's Oak Custom drums, the Live Custom series is designed with a greater focus on playing in live situations, using 1.2mm oak plies that are 10% thicker than those found on Yamaha's Oak Custom drums. The Live Custom delivers a sound with greater strength and depth, provides rich expressive power that exceeds your imagination, and features hardware designed with some innovative ideas that delivers incredible stability and reliability even in the demanding environment of the stage. Oak's sound is clear and well-defined with a powerful low end that shakes your soul. The Live Custom delivers a fat, rich tone with awe-inspiring presence on stage.

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Yamaha LNS-1455 Live Custom Snare Drum Features:

  • 1.2mm Oak Ply: 10% thicker than the plies used in the Oak Custom, the oak plies found in these shells deliver sound with greater power on the live stage
  • 2.3mm Dyna Hoop: Thicker Steel hoops offer at ighter sound and sharper response.
  • Absolute Lug: Shells feature Yamaha's exclusive Absolute lugs.
  • Black Appearance: Dark Silver hardware delivers a dominating image further heightened by the all-black shell interiors.
  • Air Seal System for Superior Shells: The "Air Seal System" enables Yamaha to create shells that are perfectly round. This superior shell forming system forms the base for tonal excellence.
  • Q type Release / DC3 type Butt: The heavy-duty strainer is not only durable but easy, so in live situation you can quickly and safely release or tighten your snare.
  • Snares:Hi-carbon Steel 25 strands wires provides louder and stronger sound.

Yamaha LNS-1455 Live Custom Snare Drum Specifications:

  • Depth: 5-1/2"
  • Diameter: 14"
  • Hoop Model: DynaHoop (dark silver finished)
  • Material: Steel (2.3 mm)
  • Lug Type: Absolute Lug (dark silver finished)
  • Tuning Bolts: 10
  • Shells:
    • Thickness: 6-ply 7.2mm
    • Material: Oak
  • Snare Material: High Carbon Steel
  • Snare Bed: 2.7mm
  • Snare Name: Short Type Hi-carbon steel Snare (25-strand)
  • Strainers:
    • Butt Side: Q type (dark silver finished)
    • Release Side: DC3 type (dark silver finished)
  • Head:
    • Top: Remo Ambassador Coated
    • Bottom: Remo Ambassador Snare
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