What rope is used for the djembe?

Top end djembes are typically strung with 5mm thick ropes for extra durability and performance enhancement. X8 Drum Djembes use high performance, low stretch Alpine rope on all of our custom djembe drums.

How do you rope a djembe?

How tight should a djembe head be?

It should be tight so the hand rebounds quickly off the skin, and the skin resonates freely.

How do you make a djembe strap?

Should I oil my djembe?

How do you tighten a djembe rope?