Pearl have released the Masters MCX Series, the Vision VSX and the Vision VLX drum kits all crafted using Pearl's Superior Shell Technology (SST).
Masters MCX Series
The Masters MCX Series features a 6-ply 100% maple shell and comes with MasterCast die cast hoops on the toms and Masters bridge lugs along with Pearl's OptiMount tom mounting system. Matching maple snares are available in 14 x 5.5" and 14 x 6.5" depths, also with die cast hoops. Two high gloss lacquer finishes: Black silk and chestnut fade and three Delmar warps: bronze glass, red glass and pewter glass are available.
While Masters Premium is a special order series, Masters MCX will be in stock ready-to-go in five shell pack configurations.
The Vision Series uses the same 6/8 SST Birch ply shell construction as the Reference Series. Rack toms use 6 ply shells while floor toms and bass drums are composed of 8 ply shells. Vision comes standard with 2 ply ProTone heads, a chrome plated beaded steel SensiTone snare drum, and the all new 900 Series hardware. Vision VSX is available in five finishes and Vision VLX offers four high gloss lacquer finishes.
The Masters MCX shell packs has a list price of $2,499, while the Vision VSX is $1,399 and the VLX is $1,499. Visit the Pearl website for more information.