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Q: What is Remo Weatherking®?
A: Remo was the first to use Mylar®, a polyester film made by DuPont, to create drumheads that were unusually durable, inexpensive, and weather-resistant. The Weatherking® design is unparalleled in achieving the fullest frequency spectrum of pitch, tone and consistency.
Q: How long has Remo made drumheads?
A: For more than 60 years, Remo has been consistently breaking new ground in the drumhead industry. Ever since we led the industry in the 1960’s to standardize drumhead sizes, we’ve been at the forefront when it comes to crafting, designing and manufacturing drumheads.
Q: What is Weatherking® design?
A: The Weatherking® design is unparalleled in achieving the fullest frequency spectrum of pitch, tone and consistency. Their full, rich tones have made classic Weatherking® heads the worldwide leader since their introduction in 1957.
Q: What is the difference between Remo’s snare side ambassador® and Emperor® heads?
A: The 3-mil thickness became Remo’s Snare Side Ambassador® head. As rock n’ roll music took off and a more durable drumhead was needed, mounting two plies together resulted in the Ambassador®, (7.5 + 3-mil) and the Emperor®, (7.5 + 7.5-mil).