The Evans RealFeel™ Apprentice practice pads are the most popular option available. These single-sided pads are compact and lightweight for maximum portability. Featuring a natural gum rubber playing surface with a dark grey fabric finish which resists wear and tear, RealFeel™ provides a great practice substitute to an acoustic drum. The 7″ model features an 8mm threaded insert on the bottom for mounting to the Evans Apprentice Practice Pad Stand and most standard cymbal stands. All RealFeel™ by Evans drum pads are designed, engineered and manufactured to the most stringent quality controls in the industry.