Ron Vaughn S.A.T.B. Signature Log Drums are beautiful full-form, large format drums that deliver genuine, dark, rich, mellow, full log drum sound. Drums are tuned in a series of minor thirds, separated by a whole step between drums.
Pitches are as follows:
Bass Log Drum pitches: G natural and Bb
Tenor Log Drum pitches: C natural and Eb
Alto Log Drum pitches: F natural and Ab
Soprano Log Drum pitches: Bb and C natural
Log Drum construction materials are heavy-wall Russian Birch for all drum bodies.
All tonal surfaces are exclusively solid North American Black Walnut for the deepest, richest tonal voice.
As with the world’s finest violin bodies and other exceptional hand made resonator bodies, Ron Vaughn Log Drums are built without the use of any structural metal fasteners, bolts, screws, nails, or any other metal, polymer or mechanical fasteners.
Drum dimensions are as follows:
Bass Log Drum dimensions: 8.5″ x 8.5″ x 54″
Tenor Log Drum dimensions: 8.5″ x 8.5″ x 40″
Alto Log Drum dimensions: 7.5″ x 7.5″ x 28″
Soprano Log Drum dimensions: 7.5: x 7.5 ” x 18″