Hardtke Timpani FAQ
What kind of heads do you recommend for the Hardtke
We always recommend Irish Super Kalfo heads and Remo
What is the playing height of the timpani without
The playing height without wheels is 81,5cm
Do you offer different kinds of wheels / Castors?
Yes, we offer the low wheels as you can see on the
pictures. These wheels increases the height with 7 cm
and the big wheels with 12 cm.
Do you offer a retractable wheel system?
Yes, we offer a system which allows the timpani to
stand directly on the floor.
Can I order my own bowl design?
As you can see, we offer two different bowl shapes
and thicknesses. If you have a special wish to shape
or thickness, we can make it.
Can I have painted counter hoops in stead of chromed?
Yes, we can paint them in the same colour as the
Can I order a special frame colour?
The standard colours are red/brown as on the site
and Ivory, but we can do whatever you want – even pink.
Can I design my own flight cases?
Yes, the cases are always custom made to specific
orders. You can see the standard model on the site