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Starclassic Performer B/B – Hybrid Drums Get More Kits [Summer NAMM 2008]

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2 Jul 2008 — New and flashy finishes are definitely the number one attribute that entices drummers to come over and look at a set. Sound and response are what gets them to stay. Which is why size, or rather, having the right sizes, matters. A lot. With that in mind, Tama’s best-selling Bubinga and Birch Hybrid Starclassic Performer B/B gets four new configurations to thump on, including one with an 18 x 20” kick and another with an thunderous 20 x 22” Ultra-Deep bass.

First is a new 4pc shell kit configuration which features an 18 x 20” bass drum.

PL40XS 4pc Kit (pictured in Lava Glass Glitter with added optional Warlord snare drum and optional hardware)


  • 18 x 20” BD with tom mount
  • 8 x 10” TT with Star-Cast Mount
  • 9 x 12” TT with Star-Cast Mount
  • 14 x 14” FT
  • List price: To Be Announced



Then there are 6 & 7pc shell kit (drums only) configurations including one with Ultra Deep 20 x 22” bass drum.

PL72BZS 7pc Double-Bass Shell Kit (pictured in DSF Dark Stardust Fade with optional hardware)


  • (2) 18 x 22” BD without tom mount
  • 8 x 10” TT with Starr-Cast mount
  • 9 x 12” TT with Starr-Cast mount
  • 12 x 14: TT
  • 14 x 16” TT
  • 6.5 x 14” SD
  • List price: $5649.99



PL62S 6pc Shell Kit

  • 18 x 22” BD with tom mount
  • 8 x 10” TT with Starr-Cast mount
  • 9 x 12” TT with Starr-Cast mount
  • 12 x 14: TT
  • 14 x 16” TT
  • 5.5 x 14” SD
  • List price: $3799.99



PL72XZS 7pc Ultra-Deep Bass Drum Shell Kit

  • 20 x 22” BD without tom mount
  • 7 x 8” TT with Starr-Cast mount
  • 8 x 10” TT with Starr-Cast mount
  • 9 x 12” TT with Starr-Cast mount
  • 12 x 14: TT
  • 14 x 16” TT
  • 6 x 13” SD
  • List price: $4399.99


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