How are steel drums made?

Answer The steel drum or pan is considered the only original non-electric, acoustic instrument invented in the 20th century. It was developed in Trinidad around the time of World War II as a louder, more ... Read More »

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How to Remove Rust From Steel Car Drums?

Brake drums are made from cast steel, and since they typically don't have any painted protection, they tend to rust and look unattractive after a few years of use. Although it's not detrimental to ... Read More »

How do steel drums relate to slavery?

Steel drums evolved from African drumming traditions brought to the West Indies by African slaves during European colonization. Spanish, British and French colonized Trinidad and Tobago, comprised ... Read More »

Are steel cans made from aluminium steel?

A French scientist invented the steel can after receiving a commission to find a way to preserve Napoleon's food. Steel cans enjoy popularity today but are much cheaper to produce. A mixture of iro... Read More »

What are tenor drums made out of?

A tenor drum, also known as a single tenor or multi-tenor, is made of wood and metal. The type of wood is dependent upon the company that makes the drums, according to music educator and marching b... Read More »