• Gift Certificate
  • Track Order
  • Help
  • Feedback [+]
  • Ship To: US Flag
  • Shop All Categories
  • Hot Deals

MF MD HG 12 Month Financing

Gibraltar R Class E Drum Key  

  • Write a Review
Product #H96604
  • MSRP:
    $18.00 - $22.00
  • Your Savings:
    up to - $7.01
  • New Starting At:
Please Select a Style...
  • Metal


    In stock

    { "name": "Metal", "status": "instock", "statusText": "In stock", "inventoryText": "In Stock & Ready To Ship", "inventoryKey": "in_stock", "price": 14.99, "isOnSale": false, "msrp": 22.00, "salePrice": 14.99, "listPrice": 14.99, "isPriceDrop": false, "promos":["freeShipping","topRated","guarantee","international"], "warranty": false, "sku": "site1skuH96604000001000", "displaySku": "H96604000001000", "serialized": false, "shipsFree":true, "condition": "New", "priceVisibility": "1", "scene7SetID": "MMGS7//H96604000001000_MEDIA_SET", "currencySymbol": "$", "restrictionType":"", "restrictionError":"" }
  • Plastic


    In stock

    { "name": "Plastic", "status": "instock", "statusText": "In stock", "inventoryText": "In Stock & Ready To Ship", "inventoryKey": "in_stock", "price": 11.99, "isOnSale": false, "msrp": 18.00, "salePrice": 11.99, "listPrice": 11.99, "isPriceDrop": false, "promos":["freeShipping","topRated","guarantee","international"], "warranty": false, "sku": "site1skuH96604000002000", "displaySku": "H96604000002000", "serialized": false, "shipsFree":true, "condition": "New", "priceVisibility": "1", "scene7SetID": "MMGS7//H96604000002000_MEDIA_SET", "currencySymbol": "$", "restrictionType":"", "restrictionError":"" }

+ Add to Wish List
See All Gibraltar Drum Keys & Tuning Tools
Also Consider
Also consider

      A drum key made to fit your hand as well as your tension rods.

      The E of the R-Class E Drum Key by Gibraltar stands for ergonomic. And for eccentric. This perfectly balanced drum key allows for faster rod removal or replacement and offers extra leverage when required. Can be made to fit left or right hand. Available in heavy die cast or lightweight styrene.

      Order today!

      Customer Reviews

      Review Snapshot®

      by PowerReviews
      GibraltarR Class E Drum Key

      (based on 1 review)

      Ratings Distribution

      • 5 Stars



      • 4 Stars



      • 3 Stars



      • 2 Stars



      • 1 Stars



      Reviewed by 1 customer

      Displaying review 1

      Back to top

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


      Good design, a couple flaws.

      By Dilbertfan1

      from Bellevue, WA

      About Me Professional Musician

      Ask me a question

      Verified Buyer


      • Easy To Use
      • Functional
      • Good Quality


      • Heavy Large

      Best Uses

        Comments about Gibraltar R Class E Drum Key:

        If I had not been skeptical of the durability of the plastic version of this key I would have purchased it instead. The trade off is that this key is large and heavy. Easy to grip and lots of leverage for tensioning, hence the "ergonomic" part of its name. However, even though the key is "reversible" the "ergonomic" design has a flaw. When set up for a right handed person it is ergonomic for tensioning, not loosening. When you reverse the chuck for a lefty, the key is ergonomic for loosening, not tensioning. I suppose if you're strictly using your left hand to remove drumheads and your right hand to install them, it is the perfect key. For clarification, here is why it doesn't work: when you tension a drumhead with a key in your right hand, your thumb is in front and your fingers pull, in a clockwise motion. When you tune with your left hand, your fingers are in front and your thumb is in back to rotate the key clockwise. For the cost involved vs the simple design flaw, I cannot recommend this key as being better than a regular key.

        Comment on this review

        You are changing the Ship-To country.

        Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.