The new Gretsch Catalina Maple series includes new innovative and sleek hardware designs. Each component is designed for functionality, performance and style. The overall result is a great sounding Gretsch drum set that is ergonomically improved and has a fresh, contemporary design aesthetic.
The mounting hardware includes round "gas cap" bass drum mount plate;ultra low profile GTS mounting system, reduced-mass tom mount brackets and new single and double tom holders. Both tom holders include a post hole for a 7/8" cymbal tube post (not included). The ball/socket 12.7mm L-arms provide positioning freedom and a secure hold for stability. Gretsch T-Wing screws and bolts are included on all fittings for drummer-friendly feel and rubber isolators have been added to the die-cast bass drum claws to help keep bass drum hoops looking new. To complete the balanced design aesthetic, a new black/gold Catalina Maple round badge is included on all drums.
The new Gretsch Catalina Maple series includes many drum features that have made Catalina Maple series a popular choice among drummers. The shell is a 7-ply Gretsch-formula maple shell with 30-degree bearing edges and natural shell interiors. Bass drums include telescopic bass drum spurs matching maple wood bass drum hoops. Toms/snare feature 2.3mm triple flanged hoops. All drums are fitted with Remo drum heads, including coated batters and clear resonant on toms/snare and clear bass drum batter head with muffle ring. The white Gretsch bass drum logo head includes muffle ring.
|Type||7 Pce Drum Kits|
|Series||Gretsch Catalina Maple Series|
|Finish||Deep Cherry Burst|
|Bass Drum||22 x 18"|
|Toms||8 x 7", 10 x 7", 12 x 8"|
|Floor Tom||14 x 14", 16 x 16"|
|Snare Drum||14 x 6"|
|Shell Construction||7-ply Maple|
|Tom & Snare Hoops||2.3mm triple flanged|
|Bass Drum Hoops||Maple with matching Deep Cherry Burst finish|
|Bearing Edge||30 degree|
|Bass Drum Heads||Clear UT Ambassador with Muffle Ring Batter, Coated Gretsch head with Muffle Ring Resonant|
|Tom Heads||Remo Coated UT Ambassador Batter, Remo Clear UT Ambassador Resonant|
|Snare Drum Heads||Coated UT Ambassador Batter, Clear UT Snare-side Resonant|
|Bass Drum Hardware||Gretsch T-Wing nut/bolt, Gretsch bass drum mount plate with "G" memory lock|
|Tom Hardware||Low profile GTS tom suspension system, Low-profile tom and floor tom leg brackets, Single cymbal mount and 12.7mm L-Arms|
|Stand Hardware||Gibraltar 5700 Hardware pack includes Straight Cymbal Stand, Boom Cymbal Stand, Snare Stand, Hi Hat Stand, Bass Drum Pedal|