The industry standard 7x14 Noble & Cooley SS Maple Snare Drum in a classic natural oil finish. This gorgeous, deep and resonant solid maple shell will do whatever you want it to! Tone is fat and clean no matter how you tune it. Since the Civil War, Noble & Cooley has been steam-bending Solid Shell snare drums. The technology has improved, but the tradition remains unchanged. The SS series has been the go-to for studio professionals since the early 1980's. Each quarter inch thick shell is hand-picked for grain consistency. Noble & Cooley's patented Nodal Point technology ensures that the shell's tone is unaffected by the mass of the lug. If you are a serious working drummer, this is a must-have snare drum!