Check out our Recording Series drum kits. Featuring 100% Birch shells, this series expands into a realm of professional sound and quality that you've come to expect from Spaun. Similar in construction to our Custom Series shells, these 100% Birch shells are 8-ply with a thickness of less that 1/4" (5.5mm). Multi-ply snare drums are also available. Sound Characteristics include: A bright and strong attack with fat low end. The shorter decay of our 100% Birch shell makes it a popular choice among studio musicians and record producers. These drums have great projection. Punchy, tighter, and more aggressive than maple.