Gretsch USA "Fredkaster 65" Commemorative Snare Drum - 14 x 7"

Limited Edition in Custom Wood Display Box

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**Subject to Availability - Once Sold Out Cannot be Re-ordered.

This is a limited offer from Gretsch in commemoration of Fred Gretsch's 50 years in the musical instrument industry. This is a special drum with a limited distribution of only 100 drums worldwide.

The drum is a 7 x 14" with a special 4 ply shell that is maple/poplar/maple/maple with reverse roundover bearing edges, double flanged 302 hoops and a Microsensitive strainer. All done in a beautiful whitewash finish.

Each drum has a nameplate similar to what Gretsch used for the 50's era Max Roach snares. The nameplate on these drums is engraved "FredKaster 65 Model". The "Kaster" portion harkens back to the 50's era Broadkaster series and the reference to "65" refers to Fred's first year in the business.

The drum also comes with a beautiful presentation case made of wood, and a certificate of authenticity.


Brand Gretsch Drums
TypeSnare Drums
SeriesGretsch Signature Series
StyleWooden Snare Drums
FinishGloss Vintage Whitewash Lacquer
Configuration14 x 7"
Shell Construction4-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple/Maple
Snare HoopsDouble Flanged 302 Hoops
Bearing EdgeReverse Roundover
Special FeaturesLimited distribution of 100 worldwide, Commemorative engraved nameplate
Comes withA beautiful presentation case made of wood, and a certificate of authenticity

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