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Conga Drum

Steerhide Conga Skins

Cut-round Steer Skins for Congas, Taiko Drums, Tamboras & more

Two Thickness Options: Medium & Thick (estimated 1 - 3 week delivery time)

Skin Size Selection (price includes shipping in the continental U.S.)

Conga steer skin Steer skin

(Note: Animal skins are a natural product & may vary to some degree from the skins in the photos)

Review: I have bought nine (9) skins from Artdrum over the years. I keep coming back because of the quality of the skins and their help, whether discussing what kind of skin to get (Steer Skin, steer, bleached, horse) or measuring the rims for a flesh hoop; he is there from beginning to end.  ~J.C., IL, USA, 1/15

Shipping: USPS or FedEx; the tracking # will be emailed to you

Description:  Each steer skin is pre-cut and are ready to be soaked & mounted on a Conga or other drum.  Our Steer Skin & steer skins make great drum heads for Congas, Taiko drums, Batas, & Tamboras.  Steer Skin & steer for drum heads are virtually identically in how they play.  The tone they produce is mellower & slightly richer than water buffalo drum skins.

Skin Material: Steer

Note: Medium skins produce a brighter timbre than thick; medium skins also produce a strong bass, but thick skins produce a deeper bass & slightly drier timbre than medium.

Skin-Head Size Chart

Steer Skin Size Drum Head Size
16" Skin 8.75 - 9.5" Head
18" Skin 9.75 - 11" Head
20" Skin 11.25 - 12" Head
22" Skin 12.25 - 13.75" Head
24" Skin 14 - 15.75" Head
26" Skin 16 - 17" Head
28" Skin 17.25 - 20" Head
30" Skin 20.25 - 23" Head
Skin Size Selection (price includes shipping in the continental U.S.)

drum head - conga head - Steer Skin - Steer Skinhide



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