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Cymbals listed from left to right
18" PST 5 China
8" Signature Dark Energy Splash Mark I
17" 2002 Crash
12" Signature Splash
18" Signature Full Crash
10" 2002 Splash
16" Signature Dark Energy Crash Mark I
22" Signature Precision Heavy Ride
19" RUDE Wild Crash
18" Signature Dark Energy Crash Mark I
18" 2002 Novo China
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Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19"
Sound character: Dark body, full frequency spectrum, brilliant highs. Very wide range, complex, pleasing musical mix. Immediate, sensitive response, strong attack, controllable spread, even, layered fade. This crash combines silky, soft qualities with energy and projection for an incredibly versatile application range. Also extremely well suited as suspended cymbals and for mallet rolls.
Sizes: 10", 8"
Sound character: Full, wet with a brittle, trashy side. Fairly wide range, complex mix. Soft and very responsive, giving feel with a short, exploding sparkly splash character. Very well suited for dynamic effect accents in many musical styles. Also, well suited for hand playing in percussive set-ups.
Sizes: 17", 18", 19"
Sound character: Very energetic and powerful, metallic, hissing. Fairly narrow range, fairly clean mix. Very responsive, giving feel. Very well suited for crash/ride patterns. Strong, sturdy, loud crash for aggressive playing styles in loud and extreme musical genres.