Timbra Timbal, Helix print, 14″x90cm, 16 lugs
Helix print finish with alternating white and chrome stripes
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The timbal (also spelled timbau or timba) is a hand drum from Bahia used in samba reggae, samba afro, and other music from Brazil, including some samba schools in Rio and São Paulo. Popularized by the band Timbalada.
14″ x 90cm is the most common size. Drums are made form both metal and wood; metal shells are louder and more durable.
16 tuning lugs allows for smooth tuning at high tension/pitch.