DTX550K

Discontinued
[DTX500 Series]

3/2010 on sale

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The compact configuration of the DTX550K is centered on the Snare, Hi-Hat and Ride Cymbal, three of the core components of any drum kit. With an amazing feel and a diverse array of functions, the DTX550K comes with an impressive range of sounds that make it an ideal choice, whether practicing at home or performing live on stage.

- Newly-developed 10-inch "XP100SD" DTX-PAD Snare pad.
- Movable Hi-Hat ("HS650A" Hi-Hat stand included).
- "PCY135" and "PCY155" 3-zone choke-capable Cymbal pads used as Crash (13 inch) and large size Ride (15 inch) Cymbals.
- A diverse range of 427 carefully chosen high-quality internal sounds.
- Strong, compact "RS85A" Rack, equipped with a ball clamp that allows the Snare pad to be set to exactly the right angle.
- 12 trigger inputs allow you to connect additional Toms and Cymbals to create your own original kit configurations.

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Focusing on Fundamentals

The compact configuration of the DTX550K is centered on the Snare, Hi-Hat and Ride Cymbal, three of the core components of any drum kit. With an amazing feel and a diverse array of functions, the DTX550K comes with an impressive range of sounds that make...

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