octoban (racked 4 or 8 tom-toms)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Small but long tom-toms set in groups of four or eight, they are a common addition in drumsets. Originally made of fibreglass, today also acrylic, aluminium or wood is used, and homemade ones of f.ex PVC are not uncommon.

Relationships

derived from: boobam (arrangement of bamboo tube-drums)
part of: drums (drum set) (Set of drums in modern music) (optional)
type of: membranophone
Wikidata: Q892936 [info]