Innovative Design, Great Portability
Adams Revolution Timpani combine truly professional sound quality with a removable base for effortless portability. An innovative balanced action pedal system allows the Revolution base to detach from the kettle without any tools. Once detached, the base legs fold up for easy portability by its integrated carrying handle. The fine tuner allows the drum to achieve an octave range. There has never before been a more practical, portable, and professional quality instrument.
Available sizes: 20" / 23" / 26" / 29" / 32"
Available bowl types:
Copper Hammered - The Parabolic Hammered Copper bowl has the best price to quality ratio. This model has the darkest, most direct and focused tone of Adams Parabolic Bowls.
Smooth Copper - Copper has a rich and vivid tone. Adams Parabolic Copper Bowls project fully, cleanly, and clearly, and are polished to a brilliant shine.
Fibre - Adams Parabolic Fibre kettles are a synthetic option that are lightweight and have an excellent sound. Available in the Professional, Revolution, and Universal Series, Fiberglass bowls are an excellent value for bands, schools, and travel use.
Patented Balanced Action Pedal System
Newly developed, incredibly strong Balanced Action Pedal System works perfectly with head tension for smooth operation and precise adjustment.
Patented Un-coupling Mechanism
Patented un-coupling mechanism make Revolution Timpani very easy to transport. Bowl and base easily detach without any additional tools: Unlock base, click heel of foot pedal, and lift bowl from base.
When the kettle is un-coupled, the base legs fold in, and the base can be carried by the integrated handle.
Patented Height Adjustable System
Patented height adjustable system allows you to adjust the height of the timpani from between 80 and 90 cm.
Patented Wide Range Fine Tuner
The fine tuner may be used to make small adjustments to pitch, or to bring the entire range of a 5th up or down with a quick turn of the wrist.
Possibility to play without baseWhen seperated from the base, each Revolution timpani maintains tension on the head and has a range of a 5th using the wide range fine tuner feature to asjust tuning.
Adjustable Spring Tension
Spring Tension of Patented Balance Action Mechanism is easily adjustable with a knob located above the pedal.
Possibility to use Calf Heads
Adams Timpani equipped with the newly designed Balanced Action Pedal System are the only timpani of its kind on which calf heads can be used.
Large Double-Wheel Casters and Pedal Casters
Large, double-wheel swivel casters are mounted on wide base legs for improved stability, and integrated third wheel allows for safe maneuverability.
The Adams Tuning Gauges have quick response to the pedal action and are easy to read.
Tuning Key + Holder
A Tuning Key + Holder is built into the kettle of the timpani.
All Adams Timpani come with a black felt mute.