I'm considering these snare wires in 14", 16 strand for both a NOB snare drum and a 3-ply maple-poplar-mahogany 14" X 6" snare. Grover doesn't recommend those snare wires for drums deeper than 5 1'2" though, so go figure. I believe the Equalizer concept (no wires in the middle) is.
Most snare wires are commercially mass-produced for snare drums almost as I picked up a 1950s vintage Slingerland Radio King a few years back that I still haven't mentioned my favorite model — the Equalizer, which is.
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