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Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set   

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A solid first kit for your drummer in training.This Pulse drum set is an ideal size for young drummers just starting out, and features durable poplar...Read More

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A solid first kit for your drummer in training.This Pulse drum set is an ideal size for young drummers just starting out, and features durable poplar wood construction. This kits functionality marks it as a real drum kit, not a toy. It's the perfect beginner kit for young drummers just getting their start. The Pulse drum kit includes 16" x 12" bass, 8" x 4" tom with mount and holder, 10" x 4" snare drum with stand, 12" ride cymbal with bass-drum mounted ride cymbal stand. The kit also includes a DP-50 kick pedal, drum throne, 1 pair of hi-hat cymbals with stand, 1 pair of drumsticks, and 1 drum key.

A perfect first kit for the elementary age drummer.

FEATURES
  • Configuration
  • Bass drum(s): 16" x 12"
  • Tom(s): 8" x 4"
  • Floor tom(s): Not applicable
  • Snare: 10" x 4"
  • Total pieces: 3
  • Extras
  • Cymbals: Yes
  • Total cymbals: 2
  • Hardware: Yes
  • Bass pedal(s): Yes
  • Hi-hat stand: Yes
  • Boom stand(s): Not applicable
  • Straight stand(s): Yes
  • Throne: Yes
  • Hardware pieces: 4
  • Shells
  • Shell material: Poplar
  • Construction: Multi-ply
  • Thickness (mm): Info Not Available
  • Bearing edge: Info not available
  • Drum Hardware
  • Material: Steel
  • Mounts: Traditional
  • Hoops: Info not available
  • Lugs: Standard
  • Other
  • Heads: Factory
  • Finish type: Wrap
  • Origin country: China

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Pulse3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set
 
4.6

(based on 246 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (181)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (42)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (6)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great sound (117)
  • Responsive (64)
  • Huge tone (44)
  • Versatile (43)
  • Sensitive (26)

Cons

  • Flat sound (5)
  • Not sensitive (4)
  • Cheap cymbals (3)
  • Poorly made (3)

Best Uses

  • Accompaniment (14)
  • School bands (7)
  • Small venues (7)
  • Beginner (3)
  • Great starter set (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Novice (92), Experienced (53), Child (24), Professional musician (15)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

NOT a kids toy!

I'll start by saying I didn't buy this for my kid or grandkid like the rest of the reviews. I bought it as a kit to keep at my girlfriends house so that I...Read complete review

I'll start by saying I didn't buy this for my kid or grandkid like the rest of the reviews. I bought it as a kit to keep at my girlfriends house so that I can teach her and her roommate drums, and so that they can practice while I'm gone. I also am planning on keeping it my car for spur of the moment jam sessions that happen all over my town here in CO. Since the kit was so affordable and made from WOOD with decent bearing edges, I got it almost as a joke, just to see what I would get... So it comes in the mail and one minor thing was wrong, I ordered the black one with chrome hardware, mine came with black hardware. No big deal, it still looks fine. The hardware is not bad at all, Its all metal except for the throw on the snare. I knew right away I would need new heads for it, I've been wanting to try the Remo Fiberskyns (synthetic animal skin heads) so I bought an 8" and 10" for the batter and kept the resos stock. I had some 16 inch Evans heads for my Gretsch floor tom so I slapped those on the kick and put a small sweater in to get a little bit of a thud. The drums were surprisingly easy to tune with the stock heads and the Evans heads, the Fiberskyns were a B-word to tune though, but I finally got them there. Moving on to the included cymbals, they are bad, but not as bad as I was expecting. I put one of my 8" wuhan splash cymbals underneath one of the hats that came with this and it sounds much better, still not very good though. I am planning on getting a small, rack mount floor tom to attach to the cymbal stand. The kick pedal and hi hat stands are OK as far as movement goes, but they are noisy. All of that said, after replacing the heads, this kit sounds waaaay better than I thought it would. If you can tune drums, you can make this sound good without much effort or money.

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Great starter kit

We bought this for our 4 year old son for xmas (so he hasn't seen it yet). In a nutshell, the difference between this kit and the ones you get at toy stores...Read complete review

We bought this for our 4 year old son for xmas (so he hasn't seen it yet). In a nutshell, the difference between this kit and the ones you get at toy stores is that this kit is "real" and the toy store kits are toys that can't even be tuned. Since they both cost about the same, this kit is absolutely the best choice.

One minor negative is that the cymbals in this kit are thin, stamped brass where pro cymbals are made of thicker, spun brass. It doesn't matter because if your kid gets the hang of it, you can always add other cymbals and drums later on. These cymbals will work fine for a beginner.

In a nutshell, do not buy a toy store drum kit if you have the chance to buy this one, because this one is leaps and bounds better. Buy this one and you won't regret it.

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5.0

Awesome Product...Great Quality

By showstopper21us

from Bowie, MD

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Pros

  • Great Sound
  • Responsive

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

      It was a purchase for my son. Hi loves it and beats the heck out of them so they are great quality. For the price these are awesome:-)

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      5.0

      Drummer boy

      By Jerry

      from Riverside Califronia

      About Me Child

      Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

      I always wanted a drum set as a kid and never did but my son did

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      5.0

      Great little set!

      By lsmcnair

      from Hosuton, TX

      About Me Novice

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      Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

      Bought as gift for grandchild. Wasn't bad putting it together. Looks great. Good sound for a starter set. Real deal, not a toy.

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      5.0

      Great basic drum kit for kids beginning to play

      By Steven

      from Tampa Bay, Florida

      About Me Novice

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Perfect For Beginners
      • Responsive
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • First Kit

        Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

        Kids loved it!

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        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great drum set!

        By Cole

        from IN

        About Me Child

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Great Sound
        • Huge Tone
        • Responsive
        • Sensitive
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

            This gift was purchased for a 4.5 year old. It is the perfect size and she absolutely loves it. Quite remarkable for the price - it is a real instrument, not a plastic toy.

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            5.0

            Incredible value

            By Dn

            from Atlanta

            About Me Novice

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Great Sound
            • Huge Tone
            • Responsive
            • Versatile

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Child set
              • School Bands
              • Small Venues

              Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

              4 year old son has been playing every day. Stool on lowest setting is perfect height for him to access the bass drum and cymbal pedals. He can grow with this quality set.

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Perfect for my 11 year old granddaughter.

              By Purdybear

              from Ohio

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              Pros

              • Great Sound

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

                  I bought this for my 11 year old granddaughter. She loves it. Just the right size for her. She plays the sax in school and wanted the drums to practice for next year.

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                  5.0

                  As advertised

                  By Mike

                  from Orlando, FL

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                  Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

                  Great quality product and arrived quickly.

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                  5.0

                  Very happy boy on Christmas

                  By Ccriverside

                  from Texas

                  Verified Buyer

                  Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

                  I got this for my son for Christmas to help build his confidence and I was very pleased with the quality of his first real drum set. It did not take long to put together.

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                  5.0

                  Great purchase

                  By earsringing#3

                  from georgia

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                  Verified Buyer

                  Comments about Pulse 3-Piece Deluxe Junior Drum Set:

                  bought it for a 5 year old that seems to have an ear for music. He loves them!!!!

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