SNARE DRUMS & DRUM SETS

The George Way drum company currently offers snare drums and drum sets that are manufactured in limited production runs.

All George Way snare drums are now available as CSO (Concert / Symphonic / Orchestral) models!

NEW FOR 2018! Current production for George Way Traditon "Tuxedo" drum outfits feature shells crafted from Acacia, Walnut or Maple / Poplar. Shells are 4 made from 4 plies with 4 ply reinforcement rings. Only traditional sizes are offered with tom sizes from 10" to 18" and bass drums from 18" to 26".



Contact your local Geo. H. Way dealer to order yours!



George Way artist Carter McLean

George H. Way Snare Drums for 2018


George Way drums are crafted from the finest woods and metals
and fitted with the following components:

?•FOUR PLY ELECTRONIC BONDED REINFORCED SHELL & EDGE RINGS
•WAY DOUBLE EDGE-DOUBLE FLANGE HOOPS
•DIE CAST BASS DRUM CLAWS WITH T HANDLES
• DUNNETT RES-O-TONE HEADS by REMO
•DOUBLE END STREAMLINE CASINGS
•WAYBEST ARCH SPURS
AAA CHROME PLATING ON ALL METAL PARTS.


 

NEW FOR 2018! Studio WayGold

The George H. Way Drum Company prides itself in creating the finest instruments for the professional drummer, thus it gives us great pleasure to present the newest wood shell offering, the Studio model Maple / Poplar shell finished in WayGold 12 or 24 in either Gloss or Matte sheen.

5.5 x 14
7 x 14


NEW FOR 2018! Aristocrat Acacia

Using rotary-cut veneers George Way Aristocrat Acacia snare drums offer a versatile and unique voice from an exceptionally beautiful tone wood. Similar in appearance to Koa wood, these models are finished in high gloss lacquer. Each drum receives an
archival paper label signed by Carter McLean and Ronn Dunnett.

5.5 x 14
6.5 x 14
7 x 14 Carter McLean Model
8 x 14


Tradition Walnut

The George H. Way Drum Company is pleased to continue production of the Walnut "Tradition™" line of snare drums. These models feature the same shell architecture as the Studio model with one exception - the shells are entirely made from Walnut. The Walnut snares are finished in a Natural Matte lacquer.

5.5 x 14
6.5 x 14
8 x 14
10 x 14



The Concert / Symphonic CSO
All models of Way snare drums are now available as concert models featuring the new 345 CSO™ Triple throw off. An exceptionally choice for the professional and the student! Please add $20 per drum for CSO™ models. When ordering CSO™ models should be specified by indicating "C" after the model number.

 

The "Elkhart"
MEDIUM WEIGHT COPPER SHELL, STREAMLINE CASINGS, 845 SNARE THROW OFF, TRIPLE FLANGE HOOPS
AAA CHROME PLATING ON ALL METAL PARTS, POLISHED COPPER FINISH.

802 -- 5.5 x 14
804 -- 6 1/2 x 14
The "Indy"
MEDIUM WEIGHT BRONZE SHELL, STREAMLINE CASINGS, 845 SNARE THROW OFF, TRIPLE FLANGE HOOPS
AAA CHROME PLATING ON ALL METAL PARTS, MATTE ANODIZED NATURAL ALUMINUM FINISH.

202 -- 5.5 x 14
204 -- 6 1/2 x 14

The "Aero"
ULTRA THIN SEAMLESS SPUN ALUMINUM SHELL, STREAMLINE CASINGS, 845 SNARE THROW OFF, TRIPLE FLANGE HOOPS
AAA CHROME PLATING ON ALL METAL PARTS, MATTE ANODIZED NATURAL ALUMINUM FINISH.

502 -- 5 x 14
504 -- 6 1/2 x 14
506 -- 6 1/2 x 13

   
The "Hollywood"
EXTRA HEAVY BRASS SHELL, STREAMLINE CASINGS, 845 SNARE THROW OFF
TRIPLE FLANGE HOOPS, AAA CHROME PLATING ON ALL METAL PARTS, CHROME FINISH.

902 -- 5 x 14
904 -- 6 1/2 x 14

 

Available finishes
NATURAL OIL FINISHES ONLY
METAL SHELLS ARE POLISHED AND LACQUERED