• Wish list
  • gb
    Choose your store
    All countries
  • 0

Remo 16" Ambassador Clear

Tom Tom Drumhead

  • Size 16”
  • Ambassador Clear
  • Single ply drumhead
  • Open sounds
  • With few overtones

Further information

Colour Transparent
Type Of Head Single Ply
Finish Smooth
Damper Ring No
Dot No

Customers that were interested in Remo 16" Ambassador Clear, have then bought these products

Remo 16" Ambassador Clear 51% bought this exact product
Remo 16" Ambassador Clear
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€18.90 Add to Cart
Remo 16" Emperor Clear 10% bought Remo 16" Emperor Clear €18.90
Remo 16" Pinstripe clear 9% bought Remo 16" Pinstripe clear €24.90
Remo 16" Ambassador Coated 8% bought Remo 16" Ambassador Coated €18.90
Remo 16" Emperor Coated 6% bought Remo 16" Emperor Coated €18.90
Our most popular 16" TomTom Heads
172 customer ratings:
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
4.8 / 5.0
  • sound
  • quality
49 written ratings Read all reviews
Total
sound
quality

Just the Best!

28.01.2016
I've been playing drums for about 8 years now, on and off recently since I've been in college. I have tried almost every head on the market and I just really have gotten the best sound out of my toms with these Remos. I started playing on a Tama Stagestar kit when I was 10 or 11, made of poplar wood, not great sounding but I was just starting out. I was a huge RUSH fan and Neil was my main influence, he used DW drums, Sabian cymbals and Remo drumheads... Needless to say I couldn't afford DW drums nor was I experienced enough to really warrant that kind of investment of money into a kit. However, I could afford Sabian cymbals and Remo heads; I bought myself some Remo Clear Ambassadors and with the poplar wood they sounded, well, not much different than the stock heads. They, like the stock heads, produced an overtone that wasn't easy on the ears. I then decided to get something that would kill those overtones and so I bought Aquarian Performance II heads, not only did they have a ring built in to dampen overtones but they were two ply which really made them last (as a kid I played hard and my drums were really angled towards my and thus the impact of the sticks kind of cut into the heads and dented them). After buying more add on drums and roto toms and everything I could so that I could be as much like Neil as possible I figured that it was time to upgrade my kit. It got to the point where in my attempt to kill overtones I just ended up having drums that sounded like you were hitting a pillow; poplar just doesn't resonate very well at all. So after about 4 years I bought a Gretsch Catalina Ash Series kit. The stock heads were clear single-ply Gretsch heads. I threw some Aquarian Studio rings on them, as they had a little overtone and they sung beautifully; they were crisp and bright and had very good resonance (ash wood resonates at very high frequencies, higher than maple; not sure about birch) and just sounded an entire league above my starter Tama kit. I put Remo Clear Ambassadors on that kit and never changed them for the three years I played that kit (they never broke on me either). Just last year I bought a Mapex Orion Classic Series kit, this was and still is my top of the line kit that I record with and play most. I wanted to try something different and so I equipped it with Evans G2 coated (I always like the look of coated heads and wanted to see what 2 ply would sound like on maple as opposed to Ash and Poplar). The kit did sound good, I thought though, for how much I paid, that it should sound better. Last time I was home I decided to swap the Remo Clear Ambassadors from my Gretsch with the Evans G2 Coated on my Mapex. OH-MY-GOODNESS!!! The Mapex set just escalated to a whole new level of sound!!!! It was the best sounding kit I've ever heard! The drums were boomy and had such presence, they were warm and crisp and bright at the same time and they resonated and just sounded absolutely fantastic!!! Still, as with every kit I've ever played there is always going to be a little overtone; I decided that I didn't want to risk killing the bright full resonance of the drums with a ring so I got some moon-gels and threw them on the drums and they let the drums just sing the sweetest tone ever! (Needless to say the G2 coated didn't sound so good on the Grestch) ... here's the kicker, I played for about two weeks when my 12" Remo head cracked, I was bummed but remembered that I had played those heads for about 4 years by the time it cracked. I went to the store to by brand new heads for all the drums on my Mapex kit but they didn't have all the diameters I needed so I bought Evans G1 hoping to get a similar sound. Don't get me wrong, they sound good, but they're ridiculously difficult to tune and they don't resonate as long and aren't as bright, they're just a step below the Remo Ambassadors. When I get the chance you can bet I'll be putting the Remo clear ambassadors back on my Mapex set because, after 8 years, they're just the best sounding heads I've played.
Helpful · Not helpful · Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
Total
sound
quality

Remo 16" Ambassadore clear

Patrick3551, 29.06.2015
Excellent head as one would expect from a top manufacturer, I have used Remo head for many years and I have always gotten great wear and sound from them, I use this head on the bottom of a 16" floor tom and it gives great response and it easy to mike up with a Remo pin stripe on top. Excellent product and highly recommended.
Helpful · Not helpful · Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
€18.90 £16.72
You save %18.53 (€4.30)
Price includes VAT, shipping costs extra

£ price – guideline price only

Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
Share this product
Your Contact People
Phone: +49-9546-9223-40
FAX: +49-9546-9223-24
Online Guide
Online guides
Drumheads
Drumheads
Drumheads have been manufactured from plastic since 1956, mostly polyester.
 
 
 
 
 
test results:
Offers include 20% British VAT and are valid as long as stocks last. Shipping costs to the U.K. are 10 EUR (approx. £7), free shipping on orders above 199 EUR. Please click here for international Shipping rates. We do not accept liability for typographical errors or inaccurate information of any kind. *RRP = manufacturer's / distributor's recommended retail price in Germany
the box pro DSP 112 Behringer DeepMind 6 Boss MS-3 Multi Effects Switcher JBL LSR 305 White Limited Edition IK Multimedia iRig Pro I/O Baton Rouge UR1-S smile-bws Fluid Audio Strum Buddy Behringer DeepMind 12D Darkglass Microtubes B7K Ultra LTD M-Audio BX8 D3 RCF Art 712-A MK IV Kala KA T EQ Mahagoni Tenor
(1)
Recommended
the box pro DSP 112

Active full range loudspeaker Power: 1200 watts, Class D power amp, Speaker assembly: 12 "woofer and 1.35" compression driver, Built-in DSP with 4 presets and low cut, 2 XLR jack inputs, 1 XLR output, Maximum level: 134 dB, Radiation...

to the product
€221
(1)
Recommended
Behringer DeepMind 6

Behringer DeepMind 6; 6 voice Analogue Synthesizer; 37 semi-weighted full-size keys featuring velocity sensitivity and after-touch; 4 FX Engines powered by tc electronic & Klark Teknik; 12 oscillators - two OSCs and LFOs per voice; selectable 2- or 4-pole low-pass...

to the product
€745
(1)
Recommended
Boss MS-3 Multi Effects Switcher

Boss MS-3, effects pedal, Multi Effects Switcher, Pedal board effects loop switcher with 112 built-in effects for guitar & bass including tuner, noise reduction, global equalizer, midi, amp switching, USB connector & editor, controls: Knob 1 to 3, switches: On/Off...

to the product
€444
(3)
Recommended
JBL LSR 305 White Limited Edition

JBL LSR 305 White Limited Edition, Two-Way Powered Studio Monitor with 5" Woofer, 1" Soft-Dome High Frequency Transducer, 43Hz-24kHz, Class D Power Amp: 41/41W (LF/HF), Max Peak SPL: 108 dB SPL (C-weighted), Magnetic shielding, Level Control, LF trim (+2dB/-2dB), HF...

to the product
€129
(1)
Recommended
IK Multimedia iRig Pro I/O

Universal audio and MIDI interface for mobile devices and computers Combo XLR input and 6.3 mm jack for microphone-, line-, and instrument signals, High-quality preamp with adjustable gain, High-quality A/D, D/A conversion with up to 24 bit / 96...

to the product
€158
Recommended
Baton Rouge UR1-S smile-bws

Soprano Ukulele Body: Basswood, Neck: Okoume, Fretboard: Walnut, 12 Frets, Open guitar machine heads with black buttons, Scale: 34 cm, Nut width: 3.5 cm, Aquila strings in Boomwhackers colours (G = green, C = red, E = yellow, A...

to the product
€52
Recommended
Fluid Audio Strum Buddy

Fluid Audio Strum Buddy, electric guitar monitor/amplifier powered by a re-chargeable battery, suction cup mounted, ca. 3,5 hours of play time on one charge, channels: 1, power: 6 watts, equipped with: 40 mm Neodymium Magnet speakers, construction: ABS plastic housing,...

to the product
€85
Recommended
Behringer DeepMind 12D

Behringer DeepMind 12D; 12-voice Analogue Desktop Synthesizer; 4 FX Engines powered by tc electronic & Klark Teknik; 24 oscillators - two OSCs and LFOs per voice; selectable 2- or 4-pole low-pass filter per voice, shared high-pass filter; 8-channel modulation matrix;...

to the product
€955
Recommended
Darkglass Microtubes B7K Ultra LTD

Darkglass Microtubes B7K Ultra LTD, effectpedal, bass overdrive/preamp, control for master volume, blend, level, drive, bass +-12DB, low-mid +-12DB, toggle switch 250HZ, 500HZ and 1KHZ, hi-mid +-12DB toggle switch 750HZ, 1.5KHZ, 3KHZ., treble +-12DB, switches for grunt, attack, direct output...

to the product
€419
Recommended
M-Audio BX8 D3

M-Audio BX8 D3, Active 2-way near-field reference studio monitor; Tweeter: 1.25 inch (32 mm) 80 W silk dome tweeter; Amplifier: 150 Watt RMS Bi-Amp Class A / B Power Amplifier; Sound pressure (max SPL): 114 dB; Crossover: 1.9 kHz; Other...

to the product
€144
Recommended
RCF Art 712-A MK IV

Active Full-Range Speaker Can also be used as a floor monitor, FiRPHASE Technology, Equipped with a 12" RCF high-power woofer with 2.5" VC, and 1" RCF compression driver with titanium diaphragm and 1.75" VC, Digitally bi-amped with DSP, Power:...

to the product
€579
Recommended
Kala KA T EQ Mahagoni Tenor

Tenor Ukulele Tenor body size, Scale: 431 mm, Top: Mahogany, Sides and back: Mahogany, Neck: Mahogany, 18 Brass frets, Fretboard: Black, Bridge: Black walnut, Chrome-plated, enclosed and geared machine heads, Aquila Super Nylgut strings, Silk matte surface, KALA UK-300-TR...

to the product
€195
Feedback Found an error or want to give us feedback about this page?

We're looking forward to hearing from you and aim to solve any problems as soon as we can.

Please leave a comment. Please enter your e-mail address.