- NSMD logo and Slingerland pattern engraved by John Aldridge
- Black chrome over a brass 6.5" x 14" shell
- Aztec Gold color hardware
- The Flagship of the the line - available only from NSMD for $1,300
- Winner of several Snare Drum Olympics contests and has been compared to the sound of vintage Ludwig and Slingerland Black Beauties.