Mapex Black Panther Design Lab Craig Blundell Machine 5.5"x14" Snare Drum

Designed by Craig Blundell, the Black Panther Design Lab "Machine" snare, is crafted with a Maple/Walnut shell delivering a warm and modern sound. Special "gated" Equalizer Puresound snares create a unique clarity and the staggered lugs provide a wide tuning range with powerful projection. The Machine articulates a progressive, dynamic sound with a dark punch and drive.


  • 6-Ply Maple and Walnut shell delivers a warm modern sound.
  • Sound Concept: Dark, Driving, Articulate
  • 45 degree SONIClear Batter Side Edge, 35 degree SONIClear Snare Side Edge.
  • Sonic Saver Hoops with Black Brushed Hardware Finish
  • Puresound E1416 Snare Wires
  • Staggered Locking I-Lugs
  • Aquarian Hi-Energy Snare Batter
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