Nate Smith Signature Snare Drum
The Nate Smith "Waterbaby" Signature snare drum by Ludwig. A perfect blend of tone, function, and aesthetics. Limited edition release to only 200 units worldwide, this snare drum is a 5" x 14", 7-PLY, North American Maple shell with a custom Blue Imperial Coat finish. Classic Ludwig style with a signature look autographed by Nate Smith.
“I am incredibly proud of the instrument we’ve created. It’s elegantly designed and sounds amazing — it has a beautiful, crisp attack, a great sonic projection, and a bright, warm tone. this is a versatile snare drum that any drummer will be very happy to have in their arsenal. this is an instrument that you will play all the time — and I can’t wait to hear what you all do with it!” - Nate Smith
Crafted at Ludwig Drum in Monroe, NC - this snare drum produces a tone that is rich, warm, and incredibly versatile. The carefully selected maple ensures exceptional sensitivity and responsiveness across various playing styles, making it a go-to choice for drummers demanding exceptional tone. Complementing its remarkable tonal qualities, this snare drum boasts Die-Cast hoops that provide precise tuning stability and contribute to the drum's balanced harmonics, further enhancing its sonic profile. This snare drums invites drummers to experience the musical essence of Nate Smith.
7-PLY MAPLE SHELL
45-DEGREE BEARING EDGE
10 BRASS TUBE LUGS
BRASS DIE-CAST HOOPS
BRASS P88 THROW-OFF
BRASS P35 BUTT PLATE
EVANS G1 COATED BATTER HEAD
EVANS 300 HAZY RESONANT HEAD
CUSTOM IMPERIAL COAT PAINTED FINISH
AUTOGRAPHED BY NATE SMITH