Mapex Tornado Kit (18” Kick) Black (+Lessons Option)

Mapex Tornado Kit (18” Kick) Black (+Lessons Option)

The Mapex Tornado has long been considered the best entry level drum kit in terms of value for money and quality.

Mapex Tornado III Compact 18” Drum Kit, Black, featuring everything you need to start drumming today, including a compact size drum kit, cymbal pack, double braced hardware, a drum stool, a kick pedal, and a pair of sticks.

For any customer wishing to collect this kit from the shop we can also offer to set it up and tune it, ready to go!


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Product Description

Ideal for beginners

The Mapex Tornado is one of the bestselling drum kits worldwide, offering players a quality kit to begin their drumming career. A complete double braced drum set, this is a highly durable kit that comes with cymbals, hardware and a drum throne straight out the box – everything you need to make a great start playing, and keep playing, for years.

Complete kit – includes everything you need

Tornado drum shells are made from hand selected basswood ply’s and all kits feature ball and socket tom holders for ultimate positioning and double braced hardware throughout. They also include a matching wood shell snare drum, hi hat sticks and a crash/ride cymbal so you really do have everything you need to get started.

Mapex quality

Made in Mapex’s wholly owned manufacturing facility, the kit is ready to head from rehearsal to show and back time and time again, standing you in good stead as a busy musician. Forever at the leading edge of drum design, Mapex have re-designed the adjusters and holders of this kit, meaning you can be sure you will be finding the optimum position for your gear, and most importantly, that it will stay there throughout your gig. Crucial to truly great playing, take your time to set up your kit so the entire range of sounds is always at your disposal.


  • 18” x 16” Bass Drum
  • 10” x 7” Rack Tom
  • 12” x 8” Rack Tom
  • 14” x 12” Floor Tom
  • 14” x 5” Snare Drum
  • 14” Hi-Hat Cymbal Pair
  • 16” Crash/Ride Cymbal
  • 200 Series Doubled Braced Hardware


  • Finish: Black Wrap
  • Shell Material: 9-Ply Poplar


Additional Information

+ 5 Drum Lessons, Kit Only