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"We march to the beat of a differnt drum."


American Made Drums

Through customized tone options, classic chrome components, & simply highlighting the woods natural beauty, the LEADERS CHOICE™ is an out of the box approach for those after out of the box results.

The SALT difference

Because there is no one size fits all, artist choose the shell LxWxH, snare beds, & bearing edgs to creat a personilized drums built from the inside out.

Practical Function

"We belive in chrome hardware, it's so simple it just works."

Classy Natural Satin

"You can have any color you want so long as you want natural satin."



"I want to thank you man. That snare drum sounds absoutely incredible and it's exactly what I wanted."
SALT Client - Sam P.

Start Desiging

Producers Tip:
Drum + Head Tension = Tone

* Indicates Artist Recommendation

1. Select the tone wood.

BIRCH = Bright high & supportive lows
*MAPLE = Braud Mid Range

USA Quality Control
The drum producer seperates the chaff by hand selecting each drum shell. SALT Exclusivley uses US Patented drum shells made right here in the good old USA.

2. Choose Shell Depth


3. Select Drum Ply's

# of Ply \\ # of ReRing Ply


4. Bearing Edge

Producers Tip:
The bearing edge is where the head energy is transfered to shell energy.

DUB/\45 (Bright, max Sustain)
DUB()RO (Dark, min Sustain)

5. Chrome Strainer

*Trick GS007
YOKED™ Dual Adjustment System

6. Hoops

Tripple Flange 3mm
Single Flange 2.33 + Clip 
S-Hoops 3mm
*Die-cast Hoops
Wood Hoops (36ply Nat. Satin)
Collar Hoops + Die-Cast Claw (Nat. Satin)

7. Chrome Lugs

Chrome plated machined tube lugs are the lug of choice for all LEADERS CHOICE™ snare drums.

8. Leaders Choice™ Snare Bed

Snare Beds are cut to fit the players snare wire choice to maxamise tuning range.

Producers Tip:
Less is more

SingleBED 12-14ct Wires
*QueenBED 20ct Wires
KIng BED 30-42 Wires

9. EVANS Drum Heads

Create the tension, select Batter & Snare Side drum Heads.

Batter Side: 
UV1 Coated Snare Batter
G2 Coated Snare Batter
Genera Dry Snare Batter
EC1 reverse Dot Snare Batter
Hydraulic Black coated Snare Batter

Snare Side:
EVANS 200 Snare Side
*EVANS 300 Snare Side
EVANS 500 Snare Side

10. Drum Finish

"You can have any color you want so long as you want natural satin."

11. Solid Brass Badge

Let'em know who's it is, we hand engrave each badge with up to 9 characters of personolized text.    

12. Out of the box Design

You will receive your custom snare just as you designed right out of the box. Tune to taste and play! 

"We march to the beat of a differnt drum."

The LeadersChoice™

Get Design Support

 Find me on the MeetHook App & sechedule a One on One design consultation.



Leaders Choice snare drums leave the Orange County shop 6-8 weeks after payment processing. You will receive an email containing your drums tracking # with estimated delivery.

Yes, all international orders ship in hard shell cases in addition clints will be subject to import & custom fees, please contact for a shipping estimate.

-Customers have 30 days from delivery date to request an RMA and aquire a refund.

-A Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) must be requested.

-Customer is responsible for return shipping costs, Drum must be in origional condition & packaging.

-Refunds are credited back to customers’ Visa, MasterCard or American Express credit/debit cards.

-Customer is responsible for return shipping costs/dmages & will be subject to 15% restocking fee.

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Salt Drums
P.O. Box #6149
Fullerton, CA 92834


Phone: +1 (805) 387-DRUM

Be the SALT, be a light.

SALT empowers you to take the lead, colaborate with others, and beat drums to make more than noise. More than a campaign or a movement, we are using sound to become sound.