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Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead  8 in.

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  • 6 in.

    $13.11 Top Rated

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      The starting point in traditional drum sounds.

      The G1 Clear Batter is a single-ply, 10 mil-thick head with a bright attack, warm sustain, and a broad tuning range.

      FEATURES
      • Clear finish
      • Wide attack
      • Medium warm tone
      • Open sustain
      • Soft feel

      A solid head you can count on to anchor your sound. Order now.

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      EvansG1 Clear Batter Drumhead
       
      4.8

      (based on 16 reviews)

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        (15)

      • 4 Stars

         

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        (1)

      100%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Easy to tune (3)

      Cons

      No Cons

      Best Uses

      No Best Uses
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        • Experienced (4)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      Lively And Easy

      I admit I resisted using Evans again. I've used them before with OK results. But I ended up trying Level 360 clear G2s as tom batters and clear Level 360 G1s as resos....Read complete review

      I admit I resisted using Evans again. I've used them before with OK results. But I ended up trying Level 360 clear G2s as tom batters and clear Level 360 G1s as resos. Immediate improvement. The drums came to life like never before. The toms tuned up quickly and easily. I also have a power center reverse dot on the snare and a clear GMAD on the kick. I've finally found my sound!

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      Don't get them!

      These heads suck. They have weak sound and don't give you any edge at all. They might be durable, but they sound dull. Even when they are tuned to perfection! Would not...Read complete review

      These heads suck. They have weak sound and don't give you any edge at all. They might be durable, but they sound dull. Even when they are tuned to perfection! Would not recomend.

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      5.0

      Great for resonate and LP mini Timbales!

      By Drumfreak

      from Somewhere in Western Kansas

      About Me Experienced

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Easy to tune
      • Easy To Use
      • Functional
      • Good Quality
      • Improves Sound

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Concerts

        Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

        I recently jumped off the Remo bandwagon and I couldn't be happier with my decision. Not only is their product fantastic, but they also have some of the best customer service I've ever encountered treating me like a big name endorsee and helping me to choose heads during this brand transition.
        These heads sounds fantastic! I'm pairing with them with the EC2 series on my collection of Pearl toms. I tune them slightly higher than the batter heads and they just work. Many people usually ignore their resonate heads but they are a vital part to your sound, so don't forget to change them! I'm also Rockin a 6" and a 8" on my LP Mini Timbales and they sound fantastic. Given they are one ply I wouldn't recommend using these for batters on anything other than small drums like timbales where you want a lot of crack and high pitch tones.

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        5.0

        Good Resonance, yet Great Attack.

        By Robut the Drummer (real name is Robert)

        from Brooksville, Florida

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional
        • Good Quality
        • Improves Sound

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          I originally purchased this drumhead as a replacement for my 10" tom. I quickly found out it was not at all what I expected. It is an Evans drumhead, so it is easy to tune, it is single ply, which makes for more resonance, and it was clear, which explains the attack, and it is very durable. I would prefer G2 Clears for the kind of music I play, but these make some wicked resonant head. They are also great backup heads, because they are more affordable than the standard G2's. In the end, not a bad first tom drum head. (P.S. I'll upload an image soon)

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          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Lively And Easy

          By Wilee D

          from Wisconsin

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Drums Come To Life
          • Easy to tune

          Cons

          • No Issues

          Best Uses

          • All Types Of Music

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          I admit I resisted using Evans again. I've used them before with OK results. But I ended up trying Level 360 clear G2s as tom batters and clear Level 360 G1s as resos. Immediate improvement. The drums came to life like never before. The toms tuned up quickly and easily. I also have a power center reverse dot on the snare and a clear GMAD on the kick. I've finally found my sound!

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          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Lively And Easy

          By Wilee D

          from Wisconsin

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Drums Come To Life
          • Easy to tune

          Cons

          • No Issues

          Best Uses

          • All Types Of Music

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          I admit I resisted using Evans again. I've used them before with OK results. But I ended up trying Level 360 clear G2s as tom batters and clear Level 360 G1s as resos. Immediate improvement. The drums came to life like never before. The toms tuned up quickly and easily. I also have a power center reverse dot on the snare and a clear GMAD on the kick. I've finally found my sound!

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          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Use as a Resonant!

          By Skater1

          from Rochester, NY

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          This drumhead should be classified as a resonant head only, not a batter. If used as a batter, it has an extremely weak, ringy sound that wouldnt be too far off from the stock head you're taking off that came from the factory. Instead, if used as a resonant head, it has incredible tone, and a fantastic low end. I paired it with my G2 coated heads and it sounds like an absolute dream. I recently turned a side snare into a rack tom, and with the help of the G2 coated as the batter and G1 as the reso, it sings like any other tom in its size. Two thumbs way way up for Evans!

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          (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          great reso heads

          By Mudflaps

          from Wisconsin

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          When I put these heads on my kit as batters they made my drums sound very hollow and they got a weird ring but when I put them on as resos with Remo Pinstripes as the batters the sound was amazing. So batter=horrible, Reso=Great

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          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Evans G1 clear batter head

          By Anonymous

          from Undisclosed

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          I have used this head on my friend's old Pearl 4-peice drum set, with a 12" and a 16" tom. The toms had a lot of overtone but he had some Evans e-rings on the toms and on the snare, and the rings really helped the overtones. But even with the rings, I still didnt quite like the sound. They made the drums sound hollow, and echo-ish, and had a strange, faint ringing that made the entire set sound weird. I highly recomend the Evans G2 coated batter head, you wont be disapointed with that one. But this one is unpredictable. I dont recomend getting these.

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          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Evans G1 clear batter head

          By the smaller cheese

          from Centralia, WA

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          I have used this head on my friend's old Pearl 4-peice drum set, with a 12" and a 16" tom. The toms had a lot of overtone but he had some Evans e-rings on the toms and on the snare, and the rings really helped the overtones. But even with the rings, I still didnt quite like the sound. They made the drums sound hollow, and echo-ish, and had a strange, faint ringing that made the entire set sound weird. I highly recomend the Evans G2 coated batter head, you wont be disapointed with that one. But this one is unpredictable. I dont recommend getting these.

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          5.0

          Great heads

          By James-AlMR6

          from Norton Ohio

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          I use these as reso heads on my pearl forum and there wonderful very deep and just the right amount of ring.I would definitely recommend them.

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          5.0

          Evans Genera G1 Clear batter

          By drumrforlife799@aol.com

          from Statesboro, Ga

          Comments about Evans G1 Clear Batter Drumhead:

          very bright sounding head. very warm and excellent sustain. durable. great drumhead.

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