10 Best Cajon Drums
for May 2022

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Meinl Cajon Box Drum with Internal Snares and FREE Bag - MADE IN EUROPE - Baltic Birch Wood Full Size, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (BC1NTWR)

Meinl Percussion Meinl Cajon Box Drum with Internal Snares and FREE Bag

MADE IN EUROPE, Baltic Birch Wood Full Size, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (BC1NTWR)

by Meinl USA L.C.
What We like

Includes heavy-duty bag the exterior 600 denier synthetic fabric is extraordinarily durable for the heaviest of road use designed for water, stain and abrasion resistance with a good degree of thickness and a PVC backing to give the bag more structure

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Product Features

  • Rear port for sound development a circular port is cut into the backside of the Baltic birch resonating body to enhance the tone by letting air escape the instrument as you play it this is also an ideal spot for microphone placement if needed
  • Create drum set grooves with bass and snare notes using your hands the wood playing surface has two zones for bass and snare play with your hands toward the center for deep bass or strike near the top corners with your fingers for crisp snare sounds
  • Perfect for acoustic shows and jam sessions this Baltic birch cajon is the perfect grab-and-go percussion instrument for singers/songwriter circles, spontaneous jam sessions, accompanying guitarists and supporting acoustic bands in coffee house settings
  • Full size measuring 12" W x 17 H x 12" D, this cajon projects clearly in acoustic music settings, and anyone can sit down and play this instrument, from adults to young musicians, regardless of skill level
  • Made in Europe (wine red finish) constructed with 100% Baltic birch wood, a wood type commonly found in high end drum set construction for its superb natural acoustic qualities that give you plenty of definition with deep bass and cutting high tones

Four solid silicone feet on the underside of the cajon are four solid silicone feet formulated to eliminate unwanted vibrations while protecting the cajon body from scratches on virtually any surface Perfect for acoustic shows and jam sessions this baltic birch cajon is the perfect grab-and-go percussion instrument for singers/songwriter circles, spontaneous jam sessions, accompanying guitarists and supporting acoustic bands in coffee house settings Full size measuring 12" w x 17 h x 12" d, this cajon projects clearly in acoustic music settings, and anyone can sit down and play this instrument, from adults to young musicians, regardless of skill level Made in europe (wine red finish) constructed with 100% baltic birch wood, a wood type commonly found in high end drum set construction for its superb natural acoustic qualities that give you plenty of definition with deep bass and cutting high tones Create drum set grooves with bass and snare notes using your hands the wood playing surface has two zones for bass and snare play with your hands toward the center for deep bass or strike near the top corners with your fingers for crisp snare sounds Internal snares dual sets of internal fixed snare wires are positioned against the inside of the playing surface to give you the same effect as a snare drum these snare wires are held in place with a thin mesh strap that leaves the tone unaltered Rear port for sound development a circular port is cut into the backside of the baltic birch resonating body to enhance the tone by letting air escape the instrument as you play it this is also an ideal spot for microphone placement if needed

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Donner Compact Size Cajon Box Drum with Internal Guitar Strings & Cajon Bag, Portable Travel Mini Birchwood Wood Percussion Box Cajon Drum Box DCD-1T

Donner Compact Size Cajon Box Drum with Internal Guitar Strings & Cajon Bag

Portable Travel Mini Birchwood Wood Percussion Box Cajon Drum Box DCD-1T

by Donner
What We like

SMALLER & COMPACT SIZE - 9.05" x 9.45" x 14.56", Weight Including Bag: 7.6 pounds. compact and comfortable to transport and play, lightweight but solidly constructed. A better choice for your outdoor music party. Made of hand-crafted birch wood, delivers rich sound and good bass depth, let you sit and play comfortably!

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Product Features

  • PLEASANT RHYTHMIC - Donner Cajon Box Drum let you enjoy richer sound than other cajons. Its internal fixed guitar strings delivers pleasant rhythmic sound for great acoustic enjoyment. Easy to adjust strings for various sound you like with the Allen wrench come with. Ideal percussion instrument for acoustic shows and jam session.
  • ANTI VIBRATION INTERFERENCE - Donner cajon percussion box features solid rubber-capped feet in order to prevent any possibility of vibration interference and encourage original crystal clear acoustic sound production. Ensure good bass volume, great in classic /traditional instrument style.
  • PORTABLE & PROTECTIVE BAG - Perfect for easy transport and safe storage. Made with top-quality 10mm padded nylon, incredibly useful for protecting your cajon drum while transporting. Take your drum around safely and store in safe space with ease!

Portable & protective bag - perfect for easy transport and safe storage. made with top-quality 10mm padded nylon, incredibly useful for protecting your cajon drum while transporting. take your drum around safely and store in safe space with ease! Anti vibration interference - Donner cajon percussion box features solid rubber-capped feet in order to prevent any possibility of vibration interference and encourage original crystal clear acoustic sound production. ensure good bass volume, great in classic /traditional instrument style. Pleasant rhythmic - Donner cajon box drum let you enjoy richer sound than other cajons. its internal fixed guitar strings delivers pleasant rhythmic sound for great acoustic enjoyment. easy to adjust strings for various sound you like with the allen wrench come with. ideal percussion instrument for acoustic shows and jam session.

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Cajon BOX Drum-Wooden Percussion Box musical instrument bass drum box acoustic box drum beat box with Internal Adjustable Guitar Strings cajon drum set package

PARDUS Cajon BOX Drum-Wooden Percussion Box musical instrument bass drum box acoustic box drum beat box with Internal Adjustable Guitar Strings cajon drum set package

by PARDUS
What We like

Easy to play: Regardless of skill level, you can play freely.

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Product Features

  • Music training: Inspire budding musicians, cultivate a sense of rhythm, and bring fun at the same time.
  • High quality: Selected russian birch, smooth and comfortable.
  • Sufficient capacity: The metal ball can play a good performance in any sound mixing with very little strength.

Music training: inspire budding musicians, cultivate a sense of rhythm, and bring fun at the same time. Sufficient capacity: the metal ball can play a good performance in any sound mixing with very little strength. High quality: selected russian birch, smooth and comfortable.

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Meinl Subwoofer Bass Cajon Box Drum with Internal Snares - NOT MADE IN CHINA - American White Ash Playing Surface, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (SUBCAJ1AWA)

Meinl Subwoofer Bass Cajon Box Drum with Internal Snares

NOT MADE IN CHINA, American White Ash Playing Surface, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (SUBCAJ1AWA)

by Meinl USA L.C.
What We like

Ultra-durable this cajon's modern composite body not only reflects sound for more articulation, but it gives the cajon an extra bit of ruggedness for heavy touring or to be used as a house percussion piece by different players

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Product Features

  • Full size measuring 11" W x 19" H x 12" D, this cajon projects clearly in acoustic music settings and provides a filling tone to support any musical style the top portion of the body is textured to create a non-slip sitting surface
  • Four solid silicone feet on the underside of the cajon are four solid silicone feet formulated to eliminate unwanted vibrations while protecting the cajon body from scratches on virtually any surface
  • Strong subwoofer bass sound with a low end punch that you will feel as soon as you start playing, the Meinl Subwoofer Cajon is made for players who put a heavy emphasis on getting an extra-deep bass tone with cutting snare
  • American white ash frontplate with modern composite body the American white ash frontplate along with modern composite body dish out cutting slaps, deep bass and respond to soft finger rolls or brush playing the wood grain also adds a stunning look
  • Forward-facing ports with internal bass reflex an internal reflex channel directs sound waves and air through forward-facing ports to create a bass note that feels like kick drum the tone will surround you as you play and project toward your audience

Forward-facing ports with internal bass reflex an internal reflex channel directs sound waves and air through forward-facing ports to create a bass note that feels like kick drum the tone will surround you as you play and project toward your audience Four solid silicone feet on the underside of the cajon are four solid silicone feet formulated to eliminate unwanted vibrations while protecting the cajon body from scratches on virtually any surface Full size measuring 11" w x 19" h x 12" d, this cajon projects clearly in acoustic music settings and provides a filling tone to support any musical style the top portion of the body is textured to create a non-slip sitting surface Strong subwoofer bass sound with a low end punch that you will feel as soon as you start playing, the meinl subwoofer cajon is made for players who put a heavy emphasis on getting an extra-deep bass tone with cutting snare American white ash frontplate with modern composite body the american white ash frontplate along with modern composite body dish out cutting slaps, deep bass and respond to soft finger rolls or brush playing the wood grain also adds a stunning look Internal fixed sets of snares dual sets of internal fixed snare wires are positioned against the playing surface to add the dimension of a crisp snare drum sound get a cutting backbeat snare tone by playing near the top corners of the playing surface Manufacturer disclaimer typographical or grammatical errors found in the bullet point or description text on this product page are a result of this sites system and are neither the fault of the manufacturer nor marketplace sellers

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Meinl Bongo Cajon Box Drum - NOT MADE IN CHINA - Super Natural Finish Playing Surface and Hardwood Body, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (BCA1SNT-M)

Meinl Percussion Meinl Bongo Cajon Box Drum

NOT MADE IN CHINA, Super Natural Finish Playing Surface and Hardwood Body, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (BCA1SNT-M)

by Meinl USA L.C.
What We like

Fits comfortably in your lap measuring 15 " L x 7 " W x 6 " H, the Meinl Bongo Cajon is designed to fit comfortably in your lap with the playing surface close to you (many players rest the bongo cajon on their legs while they play)

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Product Features

  • No tuning required an internal wood divider located under the playing surface separates the high and low pitch sounds from each other, and this will never go out of tune so you don't have to worry about the pitch going flat
  • Perfect for acoustic shows and jam sessions the bongo cajon is the perfect grab-and-go percussion instrument for singers/songwriter circles, spontaneous jam sessions, accompanying guitarists and supporting acoustic bands in coffee house settings
  • Four small silicone feet attached to the bottom corners of the bongo cajon are four small silicone feet to protect the wood body from scratches on virtually any surface
  • Hardwood, super natural matte we use hardwood from managed forests to construct this bongo cajon for its naturally musical sound properties like definition, warm tone and projection (the same hardwood is used in some of our standard cajons and bongos)
  • Hollow underside turning the instrument over, you'll notice the underside is completely hollow (aside from the pitch divider), and this is done to deliver outstanding projection to both you and your audience

Four small silicone feet attached to the bottom corners of the bongo cajon are four small silicone feet to protect the wood body from scratches on virtually any surface Manufacturer disclaimer typographical or grammatical errors found in the bullet point or description text on this product page are a result of this sites system and are neither the fault of the manufacturer nor marketplace sellers Perfect for acoustic shows and jam sessions the bongo cajon is the perfect grab-and-go percussion instrument for singers/songwriter circles, spontaneous jam sessions, accompanying guitarists and supporting acoustic bands in coffee house settings Create cajon and bongo grooves the wood playing surface has two zones for high and low pitch notes to give you the effect of playing traditional bongo drums with the added warmth and depth of a hollow wood cajon Hollow underside turning the instrument over, you'll notice the underside is completely hollow (aside from the pitch divider), and this is done to deliver outstanding projection to both you and your audience Hardwood, super natural matte we use hardwood from managed forests to construct this bongo cajon for its naturally musical sound properties like definition, warm tone and projection (the same hardwood is used in some of our standard cajons and bongos) No tuning required an internal wood divider located under the playing surface separates the high and low pitch sounds from each other, and this will never go out of tune so you don't have to worry about the pitch going flat

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GECKO Cajon BOX Drum-Wooden Percussion Box, with Internal Adjustable Guitar Strings ,2-YEAR WARRANTY

GECKO Cajon BOX Drum-Wooden Percussion Box

 with Internal Adjustable Guitar Strings, 2-YEAR WARRANTY

by GECKO
What We like

Compact and Lightweight: Designed to be easily carried to musical circles, Jam sessions, and so on. An ideal instrument for singers /song writers for trying out new beats.

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Product Features

  • The bottom pad of the barrel body protects the bottom of the barrel.
  • Made of imported birch, the whole barrel is made of wood.
  • PERFECT HANDCRAFT : Introducing string Jam Cajon, a perfect musical instrument that brings more life into your music. An amazing hand crafted wooden panel box frame built in classic /traditional instrument style.

Made of imported birch, the whole barrel is made of wood. Perfect handcraft : introducing string jam cajon, a perfect musical instrument that brings more life into your music. an amazing hand crafted wooden panel box frame built in classic /traditional instrument style. The bottom pad of the barrel body protects the bottom of the barrel.

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Pyle Wooden Hand Drum Percussion Beat Box-Hybrid Electronic Style Acoustic E-Cajon w/Built-in Pickup Connector, Internal Guitar Snare String PCJD50

Pyle Wooden Hand Drum Percussion Beat Box-Hybrid Electronic Style Acoustic E-Cajon w/Built-in Pickup Connector

Internal Guitar Snare String PCJD50

by Pyle
What We like

COMPACT AND LIGHTWEIGHT: The beat box drums snare cajon features a sturdy birch wood construction and has a a compact size of 13.4"L x 13.0"W x 20.1"H and weighs only 9.92 lbs making it easy to travel around. Can be used by both adult and children

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Product Features

  • 1/4" INCH CONNECTOR: This cajon electronic snare drum box musical instrument is equipped w/ guitar pick-up style 1/4" connector & has the ability to connect to external pa system, amplifier, or speaker system. Comes w/ pickup, 9V battery, & allen key
  • INTERNAL GUITAR SNARE STRINGED: The cajon box deep snare drum is exquisitely engineered for musicians to fully express their music. The internal guitar snare string provides smooth rhythmic sound & adds a "buzz" effect for amazing drumming experience
  • PERFECTLY HANDCRAFTED: This snare-style percussion wood box cajon drum has a perfectly hand-crafted birch wood panel housing case that produces deep and rounded bass tones and the upper corners give classic slap and crackle sound
  • ANTI-VIBRATION INTERFERENCE: Pyle percussion instruments cajon box drum are equipped w/ rubber capped feet in order to prevent any possibility of vibration interference and encourage original crystal clear acoustic sound production

1/4" inch connector: this cajon electronic snare drum box musical instrument is equipped w/ guitar pick-up style 1/4" connector & has the ability to connect to external pa system, amplifier, or speaker system. comes w/ pickup, 9v battery, & allen key Perfectly handcrafted: this snare-style percussion wood box cajon drum has a perfectly hand-crafted birch wood panel housing case that produces deep and rounded bass tones and the upper corners give classic slap and crackle sound Internal guitar snare stringed: the cajon box deep snare drum is exquisitely engineered for musicians to fully express their music. the internal guitar snare string provides smooth rhythmic sound & adds a "buzz" effect for amazing drumming experience Anti-vibration interference: Pyle percussion instruments cajon box drum are equipped w/ rubber capped feet in order to prevent any possibility of vibration interference and encourage original crystal clear acoustic sound production

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Topnaca String Cajon Box Drum, Subwoofer Bass Cajon, Birchwood Percussion Box, with Internal Metal Guitar Strings, Ebony Burst Frontplate, Baltic Birch Body, Suitable for Kids, Teens, and Adults

Topnaca String Cajon Box Drum

Subwoofer Bass Cajon, Birchwood Percussion Box, with Internal Metal Guitar Strings, Ebony Burst Frontplate, Baltic Birch Body, Suitable for Kids, Teens, and Adults

by 56152201
What We like

Internal Steel Cajon Strings : This is equipped with strings that allow you to achieve crisp and articulate guitar notes with a sensitive response. It features internal adjustable guitar strings which provides a smooth rhythmic sound production for a better musical experience. Strings can be tuned from the bottom of the cajon get a cutting backbeat tone by playing near the top corners of the playing surface.

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Product Features

  • Punchy Bass Effect : With a low end punch that you will feel the first time you sit down to play, the Topnaca cajon box drum accessories has an ultra-deep bass sound. An internal reflex channel directs sound waves and air out through forward-facing ports to create a bass note. With the sound of bursting, it gives the audience a shocking auditory feast. The tone will completely surround you as you play.
  • Exquisite Design and Portable Bag : The cajon has seiko corner and screw recess design for preventing scratches. On the back, there is a handle design, which solves the trouble of holding drums with both hands. The string cajon is equipped with a portable and fashionable bag, which is convenient for taking outside and protecting the cajon.
  • High Quality Material : Equipped with an ebony wood frontplate, this cajon is ultra-sensitive to soft finger rolls, giving you a wide range of dynamics to play with. The solid russian birch body with thick rubber feet resonates fully while providing a strong structure for the instrument. It has stronger sound conductivity and better corrosion resistance.

Punchy bass effect : with a low end punch that you will feel the first time you sit down to play, the topnaca cajon box drum accessories has an ultra-deep bass sound. an internal reflex channel directs sound waves and air out through forward-facing ports to create a bass note. with the sound of bursting, it gives the audience a shocking auditory feast. the tone will completely surround you as you play. High quality material : equipped with an ebony wood frontplate, this cajon is ultra-sensitive to soft finger rolls, giving you a wide range of dynamics to play with. the solid russian birch body with thick rubber feet resonates fully while providing a strong structure for the instrument. it has stronger sound conductivity and better corrosion resistance. Exquisite design and portable bag : the cajon has seiko corner and screw recess design for preventing scratches. on the back, there is a handle design, which solves the trouble of holding drums with both hands. the string cajon is equipped with a portable and fashionable bag, which is convenient for taking outside and protecting the cajon.

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CajonTab Jumbo 12

Louson Drums CajonTab Jumbo 12"

Portable cajon drum with external snare

by Louson Drums
What We like

includes guitar strap

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Product Features

  • high quality birch plywood
  • removable snare completely changes the sound
  • built in the United States
  • portable, wearable cajon drum

Portable, wearable cajon drum Built in the united states High quality birch plywood Removable snare completely changes the sound

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Pyle Snare Style Birch Wood Compact Acoustic Jam Cajon-Wooden Hand Drum Percussion Beat Box with Internal, Deep Bass, Classic Slap, and Crackle Sound-for Kids, Teens, and Adults-PCJD25, Brown (PCJD25)

Pyle Snare Style Birch Wood Compact Acoustic Jam Cajon-Wooden Hand Drum Percussion Beat Box with Internal

Deep Bass, Classic Slap, and Crackle Sound-for Kids, Teens, and Adults-PCJD25, Brown (PCJD25)

by Sound Around
What We like

COMPACT AND LIGHTWEIGHT: Comes in a compact size (L x W x H): 12.0 x 12.0 x 15.0 inch and weighs only 9.75 lbs. Portable and very light and easy to carry around unlike other heavy and bulky brands of Cajon drums. Can be used by both adult and children.

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Product Features

  • MUSICAL FUN FOR ALL AGES: Fun packed musical instrument for kids, teens, and adults for various musical circle and jam sessions as well as for supporting acoustic bands.
  • PROTECTED FOR GREAT SOUND: The wooden percussion beat box features rubber-capped feet to prevent any vibration interference & encourage original crystal clear acoustic sound production. Its rugged and durable construction makes it safe to sit on.
  • PERFECTLY HANDCRAFTED: This Snare-Style Cajon Wooden Percussion Box by Pyle has a perfectly Hand-Crafted Birch Wood Panel Housing case that produces deep and rounded bass tones and the upper corners gives classic slap and crackle sound
  • INTERNAL SNARES: The hand slap box drum is exquisitely engineered to allow musicians to fully express themselves, it features internal snares for a smooth rhythmic sound production and adds a "buzz" effect for an amazing drumming experience.

Perfectly handcrafted: this snare-style cajon wooden percussion box by pyle has a perfectly hand-crafted birch wood panel housing case that produces deep and rounded bass tones and the upper corners gives classic slap and crackle sound Protected for great sound: the wooden percussion beat box features rubber-capped feet to prevent any vibration interference & encourage original crystal clear acoustic sound production. its rugged and durable construction makes it safe to sit on. Musical fun for all ages: fun packed musical instrument for kids, teens, and adults for various musical circle and jam sessions as well as for supporting acoustic bands. Internal snares: the hand slap box drum is exquisitely engineered to allow musicians to fully express themselves, it features internal snares for a smooth rhythmic sound production and adds a "buzz" effect for an amazing drumming experience.

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