Tama Imperialstar 6 Piece Drum Kit Complete with Hardware, Blacked out Black
Taking inspiration from the high-end Tama ranges, Imperialstar delivers an affordable, durable, great sounding package.
- 8-ply poplar shells
- Precision bearing edges
- Accu-tune bass drum hoops
- Iron Cobra pedal
- Stage Master hardware
- Black nickel shell hardware
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With over 40 years of drum building experience, TAMA knows what drummers really want. With this in mind Tama sought out to design an affordable yet durable kit that retained many high-end features you'll find in the Silverstar, Superstar, and Starclassic lines. What Tama came up with was Imperialstar. Every aspect of the modern drum kit was exhaustively examined, reexamined, and then improved before it was accepted as part of the Imperialstar design.
100% Poplar 8-ply 7.5mm Shells
Poplar wood has been used in making drum shell for over 50 years. It offers a full, warm tone combined with medium attack.
TAMA Precision Bearing Edges
A drum's bearing edge is one of the most important components in drum sound. Tama's advanced edge-cutting process provides extremely precise bearing edges - which allow TAMA shells to ring openly and fully, and provide a wide range of tune ability, sensitivity and response.
Black Nickel Hardware
Black Nickel hardware is now available for the Imperialstar line, opening up a broader selection of finishes in this price range. Blacked Out Black comes standard with Black Nickel hardware.
Wraps-Glued to the Shell
Some drum companies only affix their wraps to the drum shell by taping the finish at selected contact points. At TAMA, all of the wrapped finishes are glued to the shell 100% to eliminate warping, buzzing or lifting. This process allows the shell to resonate fully and consistently. It's more work, but it's worth it. A difference you can see and hear!
Original Small Lugs
Imperialstar lugs are 10% smaller than the lugs of our previous Swingstar Series for even greater shell resonance.
Accu-Tune Bass Drum Hoops
A special formulation hi-tech material offers lighter weight, and faster, more stable tuning than traditional metal hoops. In addition, since Accu-Tune hoops use tension bolts instead of clawhooks and T-rods, head changes and packing up are a breeze.
Imperialstar spur brackets provide maximum durability and stability.
TAMA L-Rod and Omnisphere tom holder systems have received acclaim from drummers for over 25 years. These systems offer easy positioning, maximum flexibility, stability and greater sound than standard designs which penetrate the shell interior and can inhibit resonance.
The eye-bolt structure is rock solid, holding the toms in place securely.
Iron Cobra 200 Pedal & STAGE MASTER Hardware Stands
Imperialstar hardware is heavily influenced by our high-end 'Roadpro' hardware series. These stands provide stability, ease-of-use, and durability at an affordable price.
Quick-Set Cymbal Mate for Cymbal Stand
TAMA's new 'Quick-Set Cymbal Mate' enables all drummers to set and release their cymbals quickly.
While you keep pushing both side of red fastening button, you can move cymbal mate up and down without screwing.
Newly Designed Tripod Legs for Stands
The New Stage Master double braced leg stands now feature a streamlined design inspired by the STAR and Roadpro series, easing drummer's setup woes by minimizing contact between stands in tight spaces.
18x22-inch bass drum
8x10 & 9x12-inch tom toms
12x14 & 14x16-inch floor toms
5x14-inch snare drum.
MTH600 double tom holder
HH45W hi-hat stand
HP200P Iron Cobra drum pedal
HS40W snare stand
HC43BW boom cymbal stand
HC42W straight cymbal stand
HT25 drum throne