DISC WHD Cuica 6 inch x 18cm

kr. 554 RRP kr. 609 (including VAT @ 25%)

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  • Polished Aluminium Shell
  • 6 Tuning Lugs
  • Quality Goat Skin Head with Stick
  • Twin Rim for accurate Tuning
  • Great Value

DISC WHD Cuica 6 inch x 18cm


A great quality 6" Brazilian Cuica Friction Drum. Made of lightweight polished aluminium, this great sounding Cuica has a high quality Goat skin head with accessible bamboo stick, a contoured body, and twin aluminium rims with 6 tuning lugs. Perfect for use in Samba ensembles, this Cuica Snare Drum offers a high quality Samba instrument at a break through price.

Product Ref: 47753

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The Cuica is a type of Brazilian friction drum used primarily in Samba ensembles, where it has the role of a lead instrument. The stick is rubbed with a damp cloth, changing the tension on the drum head, producing a high pitched sound with different pitches and timbres. This WHD Cuica is constructed of lightweight aluminium with a polished finish, with a twin aluminium rim, 6 tuning lugs, Goat Skin Head and bamboo stick. With a bright sound and a large pitch range, this great quality drum will fit perfectly in any Samba band.


  • Head Diameter: 6"
  • Drum Depth: 18cm
  • Tuning Lugs: 6
  • Material: Polished Aluminium
  • Drum Head: Goat Skin
  • Stick MAterial: Bamboo

  • The Latest in Percussion Design, Components and Sound.

    WHD is a premium brand of Gear4music.com. Bringing together cutting edge percussion design and premium quality components, WHD instruments have been developed for the percussionist looking to take their sound to the next level. The WHD range includes orchestral percussion, acoustic drum kits, snares and up-to-the-minute electronic drum kits.

    Each is constructed using only the finest materials, ranging from specially sourced Birch, Rosewood and American Oak, to super-tough hardened acrylic and quality aluminium. With design features including double braced hardware across the kits and professional REMO heads fitted on all acoustic drums, WHD goes far beyond what is expected from percussion at this price point. Completed by striking visual appeal and stand out tone, WHD are set to establish themselves as the discerning percussionist's choice, whatever style they play.