And So They Were… Unleashed! 9 New Drum Products from Roland… If Beginning With The Most Interesting Ones, We Have:
Roland TD-50 Drum Sound Module
Roland TD-50 Drum Sound Module, An advanced prismatic sound modeling with own custom samples. Roland TD-50KV V-Drums Kit
Roland TD-50KV V-Drums Kit. All-new flagship kit with enhanced playability, high-resolution sound and advanced features. Roland TD-50K V-Drums Kit
Roland TD-50K V-Drums Kit, A scale-down of the flagship using the new MDS-50K black drum stand. Roland TD-1KPX Portable V-Drums
Roland TD-1KPX Portable V-Drums Kit. Authentic playability, Mesh Head pads and maximum portability. Roland PD-140DS V-Pad Snare
Roland PD-140DS V-Pad Snare. 14-inch, multi-element sensor system and a three-layer mesh head. Roland CY-18DR V-Cymbal
Roland CY-18DR V-Cymbal, A Comfortable 18-inch size with familiar motion, plus a new high-resolution, multi-sensor system. Roland KD-A22 Kick Drum Convertor
Roland KD-A22 Kick Drum Convertor. Convert any favorite 22-inch acoustic kick to be a trigger for the TD-50 module.
And Finally, We’ve Got The 2 New Drum Rack Stand From Roland…
Roland MDS-50KV Drum Stand
Roland MDS-50KV Drum Stand. Premium, Compact rack stand designed for TD-50KV V-Drums. Roland MDS-50K Drum Stand
Roland MDS-50K Drum Stand. A Compact, flexible, and stable rack stand for TD-50K V-Drums.
Thats What We’ve Got So Far… More Info About Each Product Will Of Course Follow Once We Get Hold Of It. Here’s A Video With High Res Images Of All Products Mentioned Above:
Roland Drum Pad PDX-6 — Ideal for Simple Kits
The Roland Drum Pad PDX-6 is the smallest of the Roland V-Pads. Originally designed as a Tom Pad for the TD-4KX, it provides dual triggering from its 6.5″ mesh head and 8″ rim.
Names of PDX-6 Components
PDX-6 can be mounted using the MDH Pad Mount series and it’s compatible with all MDS Drum Stands.
The Roland Drum Pad
PDX-6 Pad Comes With: Connection Cable, Drum Key and Owner’s Manual.
Specifications of Drum Pad Roland PDX-6
Pad size: 6.5 inches
Triggers: 2 (Head, Rim)
Drumhead: Mesh Head (MH-8)
Width: 227 mm (8-15/16 inches)
Depth: 286 mm (11-5/16 inches)
Height: 64 mm (2-1/2 inches)
Weight: 1.1 kg (2 lbs 7oz.)
Roland Drum Pad PDX-8 An Improved V-Pad for Snare
Roland’s Mesh Heas V-Pad
Roland Drum Pad PDX-8 offers an expanded Rim for more comfortable and quiet rim-shots, as well as separate head and rim triggering for authentic performance.
Trigger Type Settings for the Sound Module
Set the trigger type for the drum sound module to the pad you are using ( PDX-8). If you’re using the PDX-8 with the drum sound module TD-30, choose trigger type “ PDX-8.”
If you’re using the PDX-8 with the drum kit
TD-1KV/TD-1K, choose pad type “ S2.”
function correctly, the trigger type and trigger parameters in your percussion sound module ( PDX-8 TD-11, TD-25, etc.) must be adjusted.
Adjust the “Rim Sens”
If you find the following kinds of problems occurring, adjust the “
Rim Sens” of the percussion sound module.
If you hear a rim sound when you strike the head, decrease the “Rim Sens” value.
If you cannot get a rim sound even when you strike the rim hard, increase the “Rim Sens” value.
Connecting to a Sound Module
Use the included stereo cable to make connections with the drum sound module. Connect the L-shaped plug of the included cable to the PDX-8.
If you use a monaural cable, you won’t be able to employ rim shot and cross stick playing techniques.
To prevent malfunction and/or damage to speakers or other devices, NOTE: always turn down the volume, and turn off the power on all devices before making any connections. Main Features
Roland Drum Pad PDX-8’s is a light weight drum pad.
Its compact design allows for comfortable performance.
Quiet response, even when playing rim shots.
Accessories Included: Connection Cable, Drum Key and Owner’s Manual.
Options (sold separately): Mesh Head (MH-8), Pad Mount (MDH-10U) and Drum Stands (MDS series) Specifications
Pad size: 8 inches
Triggers: 2 (Head, Rim).
Width: 266 mm (10-1/2 inches).
Depth: 326 mm (12-7/8 inches).
Height: 62 mm (2-1/2 inches).
Weight: 1.3 kg (2 lbs 14oz.).
Roland Drum Pad PD-85 : A Rimshot-Ready Mesh Pad
Roland Drum Pad PD-85 is 8″ Dual-Zone V-Pad featuring Roland’s latest dual-triggering technology. Resulting in more consistent and accurate sensing between the head and rim.
Built tank-tough and ready to take a pounding, these new-generation pads are available in both black and white finishes with chrome bracket. Rimshots – An Easy Match For PD-85 Drum Pad
is PD-85 used as toms with TD-30, TD-25 and TD-15 sound modules, the Roland Drum Pad PD-85 let you play rimshots, and the sound will change depending on the strength of your stroke.
The box includes:
Roland PD-85 Drum Pad, Owner’s manual, Connection Cable and a Drum Key. Roland PD-85 Specifications
8 Inch Dual Zone Mesh Head (MH-8) Drum Pad.
Patented mesh head technology.
Great acoustic feel.
Dual trigger capability.
Compatible with all TD-series sound modules.
Available in black or white finish.
Width: 245 mm (9-11/16 inches).
Depth: 310 mm (12-1/4 inches).
Height: 95 mm (3-3/4 inches).
Weight: 1.7 kg (3 lbs. 12 oz.).
Roland Drum Pad PDX-100 – A Compact And Lightweight V-Pad
Roland Drum Pad PDX-100 is a Lightweight 10″ Mesh Head V-Pad for V-Drums. has an PDX-100 advanced dual-trigger sensor, a metal rim hoop, a tensionable head, and a compact casing.
For perfect positioning, the dual-mounting capability increases your setup versatility.
Roland Drum Pad PDX-100 is ideal for use as Snare and/or Foor Tom Pad with the TD-30K, TD-25KV, TD-15KV, and other Electronic Drum Sets.
Roland PDX-100 is compatible with the MDH Pad Mount series as well as the MDS Drum Stands series. Notice: MDH Pad Mount, MDS Drum Stands are sold seperately and thus not included.
PDX-100 Is Delivered With: Connection Cable, Drum Key and Owner’s Manual. Roland PDX-100 Specifications
Pad size: 10 inches
Triggers: 2 (Head, Rim)
Acceptable rod diameters: 9.0 to 13.0 mm (3/8 to 9/16 inches)
Usable pipe size: 22.2 mm (7/8 inches)
Width: 310 mm (12-1/4 inches)
Depth: 325 mm (12-13/16 inches)
Height: 90 mm (3-9/16 inches)
Weight: 1.8 kg (4 lbs.)