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Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne  

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Overview
  • Heavy duty
  • Double-braced tripod legs capped with fat rubber feet
  • Generously padded seat
Description & Specs
  • MSRP:
    $58.95
  • Your Savings:
    - $33.96
  • Your Price:
    $2499
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      Universal Percussion

      A rock-solid seat with thick padding!

      The Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne is a heavy-duty throne offering strength and comfort. The strong tripod legs are double-braced and capped with fat rubber feet for stability. The seat is generously padded to give you a comfortable ride.

      Features
      • Heavy duty
      • Double-braced tripod legs capped with fat rubber feet
      • Generously padded seat

      Order today for the dependable foundation you need to lay down a good groove!

       
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      Universal PercussionUP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne
       
      3.5

      (based on 40 reviews)

      Ratings Distribution

      • 5 Stars

         

        (10)

      • 4 Stars

         

        (14)

      • 3 Stars

         

        (7)

      • 2 Stars

         

        (5)

      • 1 Stars

         

        (4)

      88%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Functional (12)
      • Easy to use (11)
      • Good quality (9)

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Practicing (11)
        • Back-up (7)
        • Concerts (4)
          • Reviewer Profile:
          • Experienced (7), Professional musician (6), Novice (3)

        Most Liked Positive Review

         

        Alright Seat

        A nice seat, a little shaky but overall it's alright if your just looking for a seat to get.
        The seat is just the right size for me, I am 13 and...Read complete review

        A nice seat, a little shaky but overall it's alright if your just looking for a seat to get.
        The seat is just the right size for me, I am 13 and about 120 lbs. The seat is pretty supporting.
        The seat is a little shaky, even if you tighten it all the way and one of the legs came a little loose for me, but overall its nice.
        It seems like a good deal, although, I would recommend getting a better one if your a heavier/older person, as it will work better for kids/lightweight people.

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        Most Liked Negative Review

         

        It does the job but not much more.

        This product provides an inexpensive, entry level quality drum throne, but not much else. When I first got this 18 months ago, the first thing I noticed is the bolt that attaches the...Read complete review

        This product provides an inexpensive, entry level quality drum throne, but not much else. When I first got this 18 months ago, the first thing I noticed is the bolt that attaches the seat to the downtube does not have a hole, it just rubs against the downtube which causes the seat to move around and squeak while playing, but it can be partially resolved by tightening it very tight with a pair of pliers. The seat itself has very thin padding and is not comfortable to sit on for more than 20 minutes at a time, less when I'm doing double bass, though the leather covering is relatively durable. The legs will not retain their setting unless you tighten that bolt with a pliers as well, but otherwise are of average stability. The downtube only has three adjustment holes and may not be able to adjust quite high enough, I know it wasn't quite enough for me, and before I got the chance to add another hole with a drill, the downtube snapped in half at the middle adjustment hole today. And that is the end of my experience with this product. Don't buy this unless you have less than the forty or more quid that it would take to purchase a higher quality throne. Save your buttocks, lower back, and legs a lot of pain.

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        4.0

        Great if you have drums

        By JOEYBONES

        from new jersey

        About Me Novice

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        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Good Quality

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

            Great for my 7 year old daughter to use for watching TV. The drum set I ordered from Musicians Friend has been backordered and re backordered and backordered again. Hopefully they will be here in time for her 8th birthday.

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            5.0

            Great for beginners

            By love pearl drums

            from Woodbridge va

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                  I bought two of them to give away .. more then enough for someone who is starting

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                  5.0

                  Buy one..or two.

                  By alex

                  from Undisclosed

                  About Me Professional Musician

                  Pros

                  • Functional
                  • Good Quality

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Practicing

                    Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                    I have owned several of these thrones, they are great quality, sturdy, and affordable. Obviously, there are more comfortable thrones made but you will pay 5 times more for those. I buy these for my students to use at lessons and have never had a complaint. I will continue to buy these thrones, get one.

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                    4.0

                    Good Throne

                    By TJ

                    from Chicago, IL

                    About Me Experienced

                    Pros

                    • Functional

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Backup
                      • Practicing

                      Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                      Good throne for the money. I use it at home only and it does the job.

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                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      2.0

                      NOT heavy duty

                      By palmerr

                      from flagler county, FL

                      Pros

                        Cons

                        • Poor Quality

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                          You are getting what you pay for. It is cheap because it is low quality. I am a high school teacher and bought it for simple use at a drum set. Both thrones I bought fell apart within the first month.

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                          5.0

                          Workhorse of a Throne

                          By GMoney563

                          from Quincy, MI

                          About Me Experienced

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Easy To Use
                          • Functional
                          • Good Quality

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Practicing

                            Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                            I have three teenagers who love RB3 as much as I do. On a typical weekend night we usually have 5-8 playing or singing. This throne has held up to everything we have thrown at it. I agree with the other review that lists it as a "nifty" place to put your drink, and it makes a great foot rest when your kicking back between gigs. Thanks Musician's Friend, another great purchase. You guys rock.

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                            5.0

                            Great throne. Great deal!

                            By PipeHardy

                            from Syracuse, NY

                            About Me Experienced

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Use
                            • Functional
                            • Good Quality

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Concerts
                              • Practicing

                              Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                              I play Smallpipes. I was also a set drummer, so I know what comfort means. This throne is a well made and easy to set up/break down.

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                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              4.0

                              nice throne for the money

                              By strato54

                              from Spartanburg, SC

                              About Me Novice

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Easy To Use
                              • Functional
                              • Good Quality

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Backup
                                • Concerts
                                • Practicing

                                Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                                very good seat for the dough. easy to assemble and stays put while playing.

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                                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                5.0

                                great throne for the price

                                By annmarienyc

                                from New York, New York

                                About Me Experienced

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Easy To Use
                                • Functional
                                • Good Quality

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Backup
                                  • Practicing

                                  Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                                  purchased for my teenager to practice his drums. Main concern for me is that the legs dont mark up the floor and this throne has great rubber ends that Im happy with. Also sturdy enough so it supports his 165 lbs without tipping over, and folds nicely for transport.

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                                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  5.0

                                  DRUM THRONE

                                  By rock on bob

                                  from Deltona, FL

                                  About Me Professional Musician

                                  Ask me a question

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Easy To Use
                                  • Functional
                                  • Good Quality

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Backup
                                    • Concerts
                                    • Practicing

                                    Comments about Universal Percussion UP197 Round Double-Braced Drum Throne:

                                    Got this for our grandson he is 4 years old but I can use also and i'm 200 pounds and no problems very well made.

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