The Mapex Tornado 18” Fusion Drum Kit in Black is the ideal compact starter drum kit. The kit comes with a full set of hardware and cymbals to ensure you have all the essentials you need in one convenient, affordable package.
Mapex Tornado Beginner Drum Kit
Mapex designed the Tornado series to provide new drummers with a full drum kit package at an affordable price.
Including all the essentials needed to build a full drum kit, the Mapex Tornado 18” Fusion is a convenient all-in-one package ideal for beginners.
The smaller 18” bass drum size also offers a space saving set up option perfect for smaller drummers or those who are short on room.
When you start looking to buy your first drum kit it can be daunting to know which option is the best. There are so many different drum kits it’s hard to know what’s good and what isn’t.
Mapex have made life easier by bundling together all the essentials.
Consisting of a full 5-piece drum kit, hardware and cymbals, Mapex have built the ultimate starter pack for the beginner drummer.
Grab your sticks and get ready to rock!
Mapex Tornado 18” Fusion Drum Kit in Black Configuration:
- 18” x 16” Bass Drum
- 10” x 7” Rack Tom
- 12” x 8” Rack Tom
- 14” x 12” Floor Tom
- 14” x 5” Matching Snare Drum
Mapex Tornado Hardware:
- 1 x Straight Cymbal Stand
- 1 x Snare Stand
- 1 x Hi-Hat Stand
- 1 x Drum Throne
- 1 x Single Bass Drum Pedal
Mapex Tornado Cymbals:
- 1 x Set of 14” Hi-Hats
- 1 x 16” Crash / Ride
Mapex have a long history of building high quality drums and hardware, which is why they are one of the most well-respected brands in the drum world.
Used by a wide range of drummers from bedroom amateurs to professional touring artists, Mapex kits and hardware consistently deliver superb sound and road ready durability.
Building upon their knowledge and years of experience, Mapex have crafted a beginner drum kit that not only sounds and looks amazing, it also includes hardware and cymbals allowing you to kick start your drumming journey straight away.
From young drummers to older students, the Mapex Tornado is a superb first drum kit.
Including everything you need in one convenient package, the Mapex Tornado 18” offers a cost-effective way to get up and drumming immediately.
Rather than having to individually select a shell pack, then research and buy hardware and cymbals, Mapex have bundled all the necessary items together to create a full kit that allows you to go from box to beats instantly.
The shells of the Mapex Tornado drum kit are made from basswood to deliver a strong bass sound, good mid-range and reduced high frequencies.
Drummers often liken basswood to more expensive woods like maple and mahogany because of their similar sound characteristics.
The full, warm bass response of the shells serves to produce a kit that really packs a punch, while the strong mid-range helps to create a big sound.
Perfect for a wide range of musical styles this kit has the tone to cover rock, pop, jazz, funk or anything else that you throw at it.
The Mapex Tornado 18” Fusion delivers top end tone at a great low price!
Compact Fusion Sizes
The Mapex Tornado drum kit comes in compact fusion shell sizes.
The small 18” x 16” bass drum delivers a super punchy bottom end tone for a sound with lots of impact.
The smaller 18” bass drum size also makes this kit ideal for smaller drummers or for those who require a more compact, space saving drum kit setup.
The 10” and 12” rack toms produce a clean, controlled sound with lots of projection for a fast burst of tone perfect for big drum fills.
The compact 14” x 12” floor tom provides a punchy, thudding low end sound but also works just as well tuned high, offering a great versatility of tone.
Add to that the matching 14” x 5” snare drum for a crisp, snappy sound and you have a brilliantly well-rounded compact kit that’s ready to play whatever music style you prefer.
The small shell sizes also make the Mapex Tornado 18” Fusion the perfect gigging drum kit.
The super compact sizes mean this drum kit is extremely portable so once you’re ready to start performing it’ll be easy to transport your kit to your gigs.
This Mapex Tornado 18” Fusion Drum Kit is finished in a classy black wrap.
Providing a stylish, professional appearance, the sleek black finish of the kit will ensure that you don’t just sound amazing but you look good too.
Fitted with shining chrome lugs and hoops that contrast brilliantly with the dark black finish, this drum kit will turn heads as well as grab ears.
The ideal kit to make sure you sound and look like a pro!
High Quality Hardware
The Mapex Tornado is not just a full 5-piece drum kit, it also comes with a full set of top quality Mapex hardware.
Featuring a snare stand, hi-hat stand, cymbal stand, bass drum pedal and drum stool the Mapex Tornado has all the essential components you need.
All the stands have double braced legs to ensure a secure and stable set up that will stay firmly in place no matter how hard you hit.
The snare stand offers easy and secure snare drum placement allowing you to achieve the most comfortable playing position possible.
The hi-hat stand and bass drum pedal provide a responsive playing feel to help make sure you play comfortably.
The straight cymbal stand ensures secure positioning of the crash / ride cymbal to make sure you can finish those drum rolls in style.
The Mapex drum stool features a soft round top to provide a comfortable and supportive playing feel allowing you to keep rocking as long as you want.
The Mapex Tornado also includes the tom holder needed to mount the rack toms from the bass drum for easy, stable positioning.
Often starter drum kits don’t include cymbals. Meaning you need to spend even more money in order to complete your kit set up.
With the Tornado 18” Fusion, Mapex have taken care of everything for you by including a set of 14” hi-hats and a 16” crash to make sure you’re good to go straight away.
The 14” hi-hats add a crisp top end tone while the 16” crash cymbal delivers a shimmering sizzle of bright sound perfect for accenting your playing and finishing off those big drum fills.
When it comes to buying your very first drum kit it can be both super exciting and pretty overwhelming.
There are so many options available it’s tricky to know what’s best.
With the Tornado 18” Fusion Kit, Mapex have taken all the hassle out of buying a kit by bundling together a comprehensive drum kit package that includes all the essentials needed to begin your drumming journey.
With it’s big sound and compact size, durable hardware and sparkling cymbals, the Mapex Tornado is an ideal all-in-one first drumkit for the smaller drummer or the space conscious.
Finished in a stunning black wrap, this is a drum kit that delivers convenience, affordability and brilliant sound.
For a compact, great sounding drum kit with stable hardware and sizzling cymbals, buy the Mapex Tornado 18” Fusion Black Drum Kit today from PMT Online!
Mapex Tornado 18” Rock Fusion Drum Kit in Black Key Features:
- Includes Everything Needed
- Rock Fusion Size Drums – 18x16” Bass, 10x7” & 12x8” Rack Toms, 14x12” Floor Tom and 14x5” Matching Snare
- Double Braced Hardware – Cymbal Stand, Snare Stand, Hi-Hat Stand, Drum Throne and Bass Drum Pedal.
- Cymbals – 14” Hi-Hats and 16” Crash / Ride
- Basswood Shells
- Black Finish
- Convenient, Affordable Package
- Perfect Beginner Drum Kit
|Hardware / Cymbals||hardware and cymbals included|
|Bass Drum Size||18" x 16"|
|Floor Tom Size||14" x 12"|
|Rack Tom Size||10" x 7", 12" x 8"|
|Shell Count||5 piece kit|
|Snare Size||14" x 5"|
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