Axial is the range of advanced technology pipe band drums from the British Drum Co.


Handcrafted in the UK to British Drum Co.’s highest standards, the Axial range represents a seminal moment in the evolution of pipe band drums. Featuring a snare drum, tenor drum and bass drum, the Axial range is both visually stunning and technically impressive.


Axial is the high-tension snare drum reinvented! 

Axial takes the concept of a high-tension, free-floating system to unsurpassed levels of innovation and performance.


Each drum is handbuilt using our unique cold-press moulding process to create an 8ply grade A Scandinavian Birch shell and features our N-Circle™ system. Axial hardware has been designed and precision engineered using low-mass, high-strength metals for optimum functionality. 


Every Axial drum is supplied with a British Drum Co. Magnetik marching drum key as standard.