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Paiste Alpha 17" Metal Crash

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Paiste Alpha 17" Metal Crash

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  • Very powerful, metallic, icy shimmery with a trashy, dark edge. Wide range, fairly dirty mix. Very strong and sturdy crash cymbal that can be used in many settings of today's metal music. Occassional crash/riding patterns are also possible with this type of cymbal.
  • Mid range Semi Professional Cymbals with excellent sound quality and function.
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Series Description:

The creation of mid-range (semi-professional) cymbals with highest demand in sound quality and function • A substantial improvement in terms of sound, function and appearance of the Alpha series from 1997 (Original Introduction 1991)

Since: 1991
Alloy: CuSn8 Bronze, also known as “2002 Bronze”
Applications: All volume settings • Live and casual recording • Entire range of music styles
Sound: Bright, crisp, energetic, powerful, and cutting with clarity, warmth, and tonal definition

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Manufacturer Paiste

Product Specification

  • Sizes: 17" 18" 20" 
  • Weight: medium heavy 
  • Volume: medium to very loud 
  • Stick Sound: icy, metallic 
  • Intensity: very lively 
  • Sustain: long 
  • Bell Character: big, fairly integrated
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