President Series Phenolic


An Unmistakable Sonic Signature.

President Series Phenolic drums mark the return of Pearl's original Hermetically Pressurized, thermo-layered solid Phenolic shell. Its unique cutting clarity is ideal for projecting through competing volume levels and frequencies.

Pearl President Series Phenolic Shell
  • The Original Sound.

    Phenolic Shell (Bass Drum:4.5mm / Tom Tom, Floor Tom, Snare Drum 4mm)

  • Sharp, Articulate Tone.

    This hard, thin shell speaks with unmistakable clarity.

  • Subdued Sustain.

    A Rounded 45° Bearing Edge sculpts controlled decay and power.


True to the Original.

The classic elements of Pearl's 60's/70's-era shell hardware have been recast and fortified to stay true in the heat of performance.

President Series Phenolic Hardware
  • Battleship Lugs

    A sleek, classic look recast to deliver optimum tuning integrity.

  • Classic Claw w/T-Handles

    A clean look with easy, hand-tuned precision.

  • Shell-Mounted Cymbal Holder

    The CHB-75LB is height-adjustable with gearless Uni-Lock Tilter.


Limited Production, Unlimited Inspiration.

President Series Phenolic snare drums will be made beyond those included with the full Anniversary Edition kit. Secure one for your snare drum arsenal and let its unique voice tell your story.

President Series Phenolic
  • 10 Lug Layout.

    Its crisp tonal clarity and wide tuning range pack a serious punch.  

  • Internal Muffler.

    Center into the right amount of attack and sustain with the turn of a dial.

  • Signed, Sealed, Delivered.

    Includes an Anniversary Edition Certificate of Authenticity