Made from steel alloy for a pure tone. Designed to be played sitting in lap, but can be used in most modern tom or snare stands. Large sound port on bottom that allows sound to flow through. Note ranges from 4th and 5th octave.Can be played with the included mallets or with hands. The item "7 Lotus Steel Tongue Drum Chakra drum Handpan Drum Fine Hand Tuned, Snapphire" is in sale since Friday, December 29, 2017. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Percussion\Folk & World Drums\Handpans". The seller is "wisdom_light" and is located in Duluth, Georgia. This item can be shipped worldwide.