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Tapa on Top
Stick a Latin Percussion Wood Tapa on top of a snare drum, and you instantly have a new kind of cajón, with rounded edges and a textured surface of Baltic birch that can be played with the hands, brushes, or other soft implements. Built to fit most 14-inch snares and available in eight- and 10-lug options, the Wood Tapa is easily installed—just swap it for your batter side head and counter hoop using existing tension rods.