Patent Number: 7,087,824

Title: Device for striking a percussion instrument

Abstract: The present invention relates to a striker device for striking the playing surface of a percussion instrument. The striker device includes a flexible slapper plate upon which a ball is mounted. A means for adjustably mounting the striker device allows it to be mounted onto a rod of the percussion instrument such that the movement of the rod causes the slapper plate to oscillate causing the ball to strike the playing surface of the percussion instrument.

Inventors: Szynal; Matthew J. (Austin, TX)


International Classification: G10D 13/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/08/02018