Roland TD17KVX V-Drums Electronic Drumkit
The Roland TD-17KVX V-Drums electronic drum kit features a TD-50-class sound engine, a full mesh head setup, a VH10 hi-hat and a two crash (CY-12C), one ride cymbal (CY-13C) configuration.
The Roland TD17KVX V-Drums is the flagship model in the TD17 Series. It features a full mesh head setup, including a superbly playable 12" double-mesh snare, a sound engine derived from the flagship TD-50, a VH10 hi-hat and a two crash and one ride cymbal set up. Roland TD17KVX is an electronic drum kit that really delivers, both in the feel and sound department, whilst also being built to last!
The TD17KVX is the leader of the pack within the TD17 V-Drum Series. Its core configuration consists of a large 12" PDX-12 double mesh snare, three PD-X mesh tom pads, a VH-10 hi-hat, two CY-12C 12" crash cymbals, a CY-13R ride cymbal and a KD-10 kick drum pad (a freshly designed kick pad for the TD-17 series, made to deliver the feel of a kick pad whilst vastly reducing noise, ideal for home use). All of the components sit atop the Roland MDS-4VX drum stand, allowing you to mount and adjust the drums to suit your positional requirements whilst delivering rock solid stability.
Great playability is the order of the day with the TD17-KVX. The 12" snare dual-mesh PDX-12 snare delivers an authentic feel and rebound and is adjustable to suit your playing requirements, in addition, the snare hoop height has also been designed to sit closer, akin to that of an acoustic snare. Acoustic players will also love the VH-10 hi-hat. Its single cymbal floating design (a hi-hat stand is required and NOT included) provides the swing and feel of an acoustic hi-hat. The pair of large 12" crash cymbals and 13" ride cymbals compliment the kits other premium components.
The heart of any electronic drum kit is the brain, and the included TD17 drum brain certainly doesn't disappoint. The TD-17 sound engine utilizes Roland's Prismatic Sound Modeling technology that has been inherited from the flagship TD-50 sound module, allowing for a wonderful playing experience. Each pad is treated to a wider dynamic range and selection of tonal changes dependent on how hard and where you hit the pad. Everything from your ghosts note to rim shots to flams to cymbal swells are treated to am accurate response with every nuance beautifully detailed.
The module comes loaded with 50 premium drum kits that cover a range of musical scenarios and genres. In addition you can edit and create you own signature sounds using the on-board pitch control, EQ, effects and more. A very handy feature is the ability for your own samples to be imported into the brain, allowing you to trigger your own single shots, phrases or vocals, you can event mix and layer these samples with the internal sounds.
Not only does the TD-17 brain deliver on the sound front but is allows for players to develop their abilities with the addition of the on-board Coach Mode. Whether you want to take a warm up, developing your groove with the Time Check feature or building your internal timing with the Quiet Time section, The TD-17KVX will help you progress and motivate you at the same time.
Added versatility comes with the addition of the TD-17 drum module having Bluetooth connectivity. This great tool will allow you to wirelessly stream your favourite tracks to the TD-17 allowing you to easily jam along...you can even record your performance and listen back to it, a great way to analyze your playing.
The Roland TD17-KVX, as with all Roland V-Drums, is built to last and ultra reliable. From the pads, to the drum rack to the sound module, it'll deliver in every performance. Match that with the stunning feel, thanks to the full mesh setup, and its flagship quality sound and you have a superb option for any drummer in the market for an electronic drum kit.
This kit DOES NOT include a kick pedal or hi-hat stand.
- V-Drums kit
- TD-17 drum module
- Bluetooth connectivity
- Natural, rich and dynamic drum sounds
- 50 Premium kits
- On-board coach mode
- Pitch control, EQ, Effects and more
- Import you own samples
- Drum sound module: TD-17 x 1
- Snare: PDX-12 (mesh) x 1
- Tom: PDX-8 (mesh) x 3
- Hi-hat: VH-10 x 1
- Crash: CY-12C x 2
- Ride: CY-13R x 1
- Kick Pad: KD-10 x 1
- Drum Stand: MDS-4VX x 1