Have a pink drum that would look better in fushia? Want that tired old snare to be resurrected as a kick drum? Well. That's... we're not here to judge. If you have a drum and and an idea, but don’t know how to put them together, Schinbein Drum Co. can seriously help you out.
One of our clients brought in a 14" x 4" copper snare drum, purchased from a shop on Granville Street in Vancouver. He didn't like the hoops or the wires, but the shell was beautiful.
Instead of starting from scratch, we turned that copper shell into an amazing drum that was used for years, and for a fraction of what a custom snare would have cost. Not that you shouldn’t buy custom drums. Custom drums are awesome.
One of our favourite modifications to do is cutting shells in half so you can nest your drums inside one another, so that they take up less space when you’re out on the road. How cool is that‽
Want wooden hoops on your toms? Want to turn that random extraneous tom into a snare drum? How about a busking kick from a floor tom? Whatever you want, get in touch and we’ll talk it out.
“Just been jamming with Maddy Leman and The Desert Swells with my Schinbein Drum Co. custom snare. Great sounding drum. Beautiful work. Thanks again Phillip”
Nice words provided by Richard Wise, Melbourne, VIC