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 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 »

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 »

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 »

How Are Bongo Drums Made?

Bongos are a set of two wooden drums with traditional skin heads that are attached by a wooden block. Although bongo-like drums are found all over the world, including the Middle East and India, th... Read More »