Bahia strap - Macapart
|suitable for:||Repinique 2 sticks, Surdo 2 beater|
|weight (net):||0,3 kg|
Shorter hip strap for Samba Reggae and Afro Samba styles, breathable padding
You like playing your repinique down between your knees, or as a surdo player you are the cool guy pulling off the show lifting your surdo above your head, your band has loads of choreographies and you are looking for a strap that holds your instrument in tight position but leaves you enough space for showing off - then the Bahia strap is a good choice!
The Bahia strap with its open hook system and its breathable padding is a classic. In Brazil this system is probably the most common one as in enables you to put on and off your instrument easily and quickly. Great for a lot of instrument changing!
Continuously adjustable, length approx. 125 cm
Customer reviews for "Bahia strap"(1)
Stitching came away within 20-30 minutes of use, even with a custom-made ultra light surdo.
Brand description "Macapart"
Zeca MACAPART played percussion with Monobloco and repinique in various Samba schools for many years. He couldn´t find any high quality straps for carrying the instruments in any of the music shops, so he decided to make his own. Shoulder straps, hip straps, special edition straps:
Since then, creative and stylish solutions for carrying your percussion instrument are made in Rio!
Logical and nice design, high quality material and perfect manufacturing displays the MACAPART straps made in Rio de Janeiro. All straps are tested in Rio´s sambascene, and only the ones that pass the test concerning aesthetics, comfort and durability, actually go into production.
MACAPART also stands for top-class caixas and repiniques.