Making the Maple Sound of Your Dreams a Reality.

Maple: its sound is unmistakable. Its sonic reputation makes is irreplaceable. 

Decade is the only all Maple lacquered drum series in this price range backed by Pearl's unbeatable quality promise. Its thin, EvenPly-Six shell makes it a perfect primary kit for evolving drummers or an excellent gigging kit for the seasoned pro.  

  • EvenPly-Six Maple Shell

    Reacts quickly to the stroke with resonant highs and thundering lows. 

  • 45° Bearing Edge

    For superbly articulate sensitivity and smooth sustain.

  • Beautiful Lacquer Finish

    Luxurious UV-cured finish options deliver a look that fits Decade's sound.


Hardware That Elevates your Drumming Game.

Decade’s low mass/low contact shell hardware assures optimum shell performance and solid durability.  

  • Strong Appointments

    Including Uni-Lock tom arms, Die-Cast claws, and R40 Floor Tom feet.

  • NDL Mini Lugs

    Small, efficient, and reliable tuning for drums of all sizes.

  • OPTI-LOC Mounting System

    Solid, flexible three point tom suspension for prime shell resonance.


An All Maple Hit-Maker.

When it's time for the world to hear your drumming voice, Decade snare drums put all the drive and finesse of pure Maple tone in your corner. They are the perfect option for the pro player in the making.

  • 6-Ply, 5.4mm Maple Shell

    Strong tonal throw for high-volume drumming.

  • Sensitive and Powerful

    20-Strand Snare Wires bring the sizzle.

  • SR700 Strainer

    Quick, effortless, and rugged snare action on the fly!


A Selection of Beautifully Cultured Lacquers.

Decade Maple Drums feature Pearl's exclusive multi-step lacquer finish in an array of stunning transparent, satin, and high-gloss options. 

  • High-Gloss Lacquers

    (261) Gloss Deep Red Burst, (#216) Kobalt Blue Fade,  (#228) Solid Yellow

  • Satin Finishes

    (213) Deep Forest Burst (215) Satin Gold Meringue (225) Classic Amburst (227) Satin Slate Black (260) Brown Burst and (262) Black Burst

  • White Satin Pearl

    (229) Features a satin lacquer finish with a pearlescent sheen.