Coated Emperor(r) heads are warmer and more durable than Clear Emperors. They're made with two free-floating plies of 7-mil Mylar(r) film, which gives consistent open warm tones which accounts for their popularity among many of today's Studio, Pop, R&B and Rock drummers.
Emperor heads are the darkest sounding and most durable of the classic Weatherking series. These heads use two free-floating plys of 7 mil film, which gives them their consistent open tones and accounts for their popularity among many of today's top drummers.
Remo's never-ending innovation has brought these (and all of Remo's other two-ply heads including Pinstripe, Suede, and Renaissance) heads to greater levels. They offer the sustain, roundness, and clarity of single ply drumheads with two ply durability, making them the industry standard of what two ply heads should be.