Varnish protects the steel drum from moisture and rust. The petals with notes on handpans are arranged so that everyone can play on it - it's really easy!!! You can play this drum with both hands or special sticks that are included. Yes, sticks are included, all right.Please make the order do not forget to specify what setting you want to receive. We wish you a great music! The item "12 Steel Tongue drum 10 notes (glukofon, tank drum, handpan, hand, hank drum)" is in sale since Thursday, September 13, 2018. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Percussion\Folk & World Drums\Handpans". The seller is "alatyr_store" and is located in Moscow. This item can be shipped worldwide.