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Thomann CAGS-200BM Cajon

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Great Cajon for Learners and the Street
Schengis, 23.06.2019
I bought this cajon as a gift for a friend who wanted to start learning, but of course I had to play it before I gifted it.

As someone who owns a cajon that was selected in person (after playing dozens) and costs 200+, I'm happy with the gamble I took in buying un-tested online. The 'snare' can crack and the bass can thump, albeit with a little more buzz than I would like, but for 60 bucks there's little to complain about here. The string system they have instead of the standard "spring/snare" systems from other brands provides a much more metallic-sounding sustain than you can expect from competitors. That's not necessarily a bad thing, just a taste preference.

The included travel bag is just an added bonus for the price here. If you're any sort of a traveling type or street musician, this cajon is a great buy for you.

Pros:
- Reasonable build quality for the price
- Adjustable 'snare' tension inside
- "Clappy/Poppy" snare sound (personal preference)

Cons:
- Batter surface feels thin/fragile
- Metallic-sounding sustain (personal preference)
- All around "flat" sounding/not much tone character

In summary: Great cajon for the streets or the classroom.
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Excellent
Mickileen, 21.01.2021
I don't use cajon's much so can't really compare, but I loved this. Great build quality and excellent sound. Perfect slap box for a beginner or somebody looking to have a bit of fun away from their guitar!
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Perfect for beginners
cseil, 21.10.2020
Never saw a cajon before, I decided to buy the Thomann version. It is very beautiful, sounds great, it lets you to learn how to play the cajon without spending too much but also without compromising on quality.
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Great buy for a beginner
Matt Grant, 27.01.2021
At the price one can't expect better - started off on this and it was by no means unusable in any setting, however my good percussionist friends (I'm more a strings guy myself) would struggle to have a good time on it. Had I limitless budget, I would've just invested int a more expensive bit of kit from the get go - however this one had a fine run and some good memories.
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21.11.2016
Bought for a friend and I think I might buy one for me.
Thomann This model has a super sound power!
The quality of the manufacturing nickel is great and in addition there is a bag to carry it!
Great acoustic sound, great for those who want an alternative tool
reasonable price
Fully met expectations
Thanks thomann for the quality and speed! :-)

In conclusion
Pros: excellent materials, built-in snare effect, bag included.
Cons: you can not stop playing it :)
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javimachado, 20.06.2018
great for beginers!!! It?s a very good instrument if you want to learn
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Good for learning
denisbrogg, 21.05.2018
Perfect for those who need a cajon either for learning or for a non-intensive use. Solid.
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Thomann CAGS-200BM Cajon

55 €
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