Philharmonic Classic

Philharmonic Classic

Philharmonic Classic

Item number: 2PALPC


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Ratchet style simplicity

Adams Philharmonic Classic Timpani bring modern innovations and production consistency to the timeless sound and styling of vintage timpani from the mid twentieth century. The Classics feature a traditional ratchet and pawl foot mechanism, Adams patented split rocker arm, fine tuner, and styling with durable powder coat and bright nickel plating. The deep drawn cambered hammered bowls are suspended on strong steel support ring and struts for excellent fundamental response.

The Adams Philharmonic Classic timpani are available in the following (kettle) sizes: 20" - 23" - 26" - 29" - 32"


Berlin or Dresden Pedal Mechanism

Available in both Berlin and Dresden PedaMechanism, the pedal action responds with the traditional increased resistance near the top of the range.


Cambered Hammered Copper Kettle

1.1 mm Cambered Hammered Kettle


Framework

Solid aluminium base, strong Steel Struts and Suspension Ring provide exceptional fundamental tone and projection.


Heads

Available with Super Kalfo Heads or Remo Renaissance Heads (Hazy with Aluminum Insert Rings)


Ratchet and Pawl Mechanism

Newly Updated Ratchet and Pawl mechanism with 25% more points of adjustment than previously available.


Split Rocker Arm

Adams Patented Split Rocker Arm decreases pressure on the frame.


Floating Spider

Floating Spider assists in distributing head tension and decreasing pressure on the frame.


Tuning Gauge

Responsive, accurate tuning gauge.


Vintage Finish

Vintage styling with classic nickel plated hardware and durable powder coat finish.


(No) Wheels

Available with or without wheels.


Tuning Key

Adams Classic Timpani standardly come with a Tuning Key in a small bag.



Felt Mute

All Adams Timpani come with a black felt mute.