Diamond Pro African Djembe, Medium
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Beautiful new model professional djembe available exclusively from X8 Drums. Hand carved from a solid piece of Mahogany, the Diamond Pro African djembe features a natural stained finish and a premium authentic goatskin head with hair for greater tonal range.
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We take great pride that our djembe drums are environmentally friendly. Each drum is made from legally harvested/Government inspected and certified Mahogany. The fact that we import these drums directly means that you get 'factory direct' prices and the finest selection of handcrafted djembe drums.
Please note that each drum is hand-carved, by master carvers, and sizes will tend to slightly fluctuate. No two drums are exactly alike which makes each one a unique work of art.
24" Tall x 12" Head, 35 sets of rope runners
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- Get full access to growing library of Djembe Lessons online
- Every drum comes with a Djembe Care & Maintenance Guide
- Legally Harvested, Environmentally Sustainable Mahogany wood
- One-piece Mahogany solid shell construction
- Government Certification Process
- 24" Tall : Low Stretch Alpine Nylon HTB 5 mm, 35 rope runners
- Natural, unbleached heads for authentic look and sound.
- 3 ring system at the head for more stable tuning and elimination of skin slippage
- Lathe turned for uniform thickness
- Lateral groove/rough surfaced carvings on interior bowl to reduce overtones
- Shells are kiln dried with up to 20 coats of teak oil to protect and preserver the wood.
- Premium selected goatskin drumheads
- Temperature controlled storage environment
- Professional drum techs on staff ready to service your djembe
- Become part of the magic of drumming
Posted by Richard Elliott on 30th Jul 2014
One of my students purchased an X8 djembe last fall. After hearing his, when it came time to buy one for myself, I also chose X8. I am not disappointed. It has a tremendous sound and is so easy to play. Thank you for such a wonderful instrument!
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Posted by Steve Rath on 28th Jul 2014
My X8 experience was totally positive. From helping me select a drum, to fast delivery, to a wonderful quality product. I highly recommend X8 Drums!
Posted by Veganforlife on 28th Jul 2014
This was just what I wanted! It's a beautiful work of art and the sound quality is amazing! Thank you for posting videos on what the instruments sound like - that really helped.