We just couldn't leave out our Greek and Bulgarian friends! Check out this 20th Anniversary Limited Edition Made in USA Tupan featuring 16 Lugs made of 6061 Aluminum. This configuration allows for independent tuning of each head while maintaining a traditional rope tuning system. Everything about this drum is Made in the USA including the cold-rolled steel hoops and kernmantle rope down to the American-grown cotton hoop wrap fabric which was milled and bolted in the USA. 7¾x20; 20th Anniversary Limited Edition 9-Ply Shell: 7 core plies of Maple sandwiched between inner- and outer-plies of vertical-grain, plain sliced, slip-matched Walnut; satin wax.
Offering up plenty of low end in a slightly smaller package, this skinny tupan features rope-tensioned heads over a rich burgundy aniline dye.
So you want a purple tupan? So did this customer… 16x24; plied maple; satin wax.
Get yer Red on! Need a straight-ahead 22" Tupan? Yours could look like this! 16x22; plied maple; satin wax.
Here’s a little skinnier (12” deep) and a little thinner (6-ply maple) TreeHouse Tupan that will save your back while producing BIG sounds. BOOM TEK!
Dial in a little skinnier drum at only 12" deep + a thinner maple shell of 6 plies instead of the typical 8 plies and you get a big boom that won't wear you out the third mile of the parade. 12x24; plied maple; satin wax.
Independent Tuning is the focus of what's going on here -- loosen one side and the other stays put. That means you can scream your "Teks" on the treble while still rearranging bowels with the bass side. This one features a built-in mic and all black ropes on natural oil/wax finish. 16x22; plied maple; satin wax.
If ya just can't get enough low-end, move up (down?) to a 28" diameter. Never mind it gets tricky to hike very far into the woods with such a thing...you'll be the heartbeat at the campfire when you get there! 16x28; plied maple; satin wax.
'Cause sometimes your Alpine band needs its logo custom-painted on the front of your leader's Tupan shell! This Tupan features a wooden hoop for the bass side with a metal ring on the treble side. "Framed" around the painted band logo is an organic-shaped burned trough so that the dye of the shell color stays away from the paint. Can't wait to see these guys on stage! 14x18; plied maple; satin wax.
Here's another easy-to-reach Tupan, super handy for marching down the road! 10x18; plied maple; satin wax.