Second Grade – 9.5″ Guinea Djembe – Puncher
Lovely little hardwood drum with warmer tones.
The perfect travel buddy or quality drum for an aspiring young drummer.
Country: Guinea // Wood: Melina // Diameter: 9.5″
Height: 53cm // Weight: 4kg // Skin: Medium thick goat
Watch this djembe in action below >>
Imperfection: Small chip in base of pipe and wood repair in bowl. Our second grade djembes are treated, sealed, and carefully inspected to ensure no imperfections affect their performance. Covered under our Standard Warranty; you can be confident that you’ll get many years of awesome rhythm.
Melina is a golden hardwood with a good balance of weight and sound. Generally carved in typical Guinean style and having a sound profile with the brightness of lighter woods like Iroko, and the punch of denser lenke.
About this hide:
Medium skins are well balanced with warm tones and bright slaps. They are versatile and suit just about any drum. We take care to find the best hide for the shell to maximise its dynamic range.
Looking for a bag, hat or strap for your new drum? Check out our djembe accessories here.
We offer LIFE LONG TUNING on every African Djembe bought from us. Just drop your drum in our St Kilda shop and we’ll do our best to crank it on the spot for you, or you can pick it up the next day. We’ll also give you advice on how to best look after your drum.
Comes with free Drum Care and Tuning Guides to help you get the most out of your drum!