Premium PreMounted™ Bongo Heads: 9″ Hembra



Premium PreMounted™ Bongo Heads elevate the sound of any hembra. The right skin can make a huge difference in the sound of an hembra. A variety of skin types, thicknesses and three color options make your PreMounted™ heads fully customizable to suit any application.

PreMounted™ heads are hand crafted to order on 3/16″ stainless steel flesh hoops using proprietary processes to fine tune globally sourced premium Steer skins.

Mounting is easy, as our PreMounted™ heads are designed to be plug and play.

Please select skin type, thickness and color preferences.

Production times vary based on thickness, color and order volume. The typical required drying time is one week.


Skin Types

Steer (Peru): Peruvian steer, crisp slaps, round open tones, rich bass, highly controlled overtones, warm and classic, medium action, ideal for studio

Steer (Middle East): Middle Eastern steer, crisp slaps, round open tones, rich bass, controlled overtones, warm and classic, medium action, very smooth and somewhat supple playing surface, ideal for live and studio, our shop favorite

Available skin colors: natural, amber, chocolate


These PreMounted Bongo Heads will fit:

LP Bongos

Generation 3, Triple, Johnny “Danny” Rodriguez and any other LP 9″ hembra

Meinl Bongos



Traditional Crown: rolled thick gauge, steel flat bar

Traditional Conga Crown

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Additional information

Weight 1.1 lbs
Dimensions 10.25 × 10.25 × 1.75 in
Crown Type


Skin Type

Steer (Middle East), Steer (Peru)

Skin Thickness

Thick 1.6-2mm, Medium 1.3-1.6mm, Medium Thin 1-1.3mm

Skin Color

Natural, Amber, Chocolate