Pearl Crystal Beat Series

The Original Seamless Acrylic Drum Set. Not just another transparent drums, Pearl Crystal Beat's original seamless shell is back, upgraded, and fortified for today's power player.In 1973, Pearl set a benchmark in the drumming world with the introduction of the clear see-through drum set - Crystal Beat. A stunning combination of visual appeal and powerful sonic attack, Crystal Beat's revolutionary transparent construction was molded -not rolled- creating a strong acrylic drum system for a stronger, tour-ready percussive assault.

Kit make-up & Configurations

Opti-Mount suspension system

Pearl Crystal Beat clear toms include the Opti-Mount suspension system to remove undue shell pressure and increase sustain. 1.6mm triple-flanged hoops offer just the right amount of attack without sacrificing tonal body.


The Drum come with the following configuration:

10", 12" and 16" Toms

22" Bass Drum

7mm thick acrylic shell

By increasing shell thickness to 7mm, Pearl Crystal Beat modern see-through drum shell is more flexible, less brittle and delivers more body and tone than ever before.

Its dual 45° bearing edge features a rounded apex, adding control, increased articulation, and punch to acrylic’s lively sonic nature.