Vic Firth American Classic 5A Nylon Tip Drumsticks
- L = 16"
- D = .565"
- Tear drop tip for rich cymbal sounds
- Light and fast for jazz
- orchestral and pit work.
The American Classic® line combines tradition and Vic Firth style. With bold designs for fuller sound, the Classics are turned from select hickory G"ô a dense wood with little flex for a more pronounced sound. Hickory is also capable of withstanding a great deal of shock, making it highly durable.
The wood tips are deeply back-cut for intensified cymbal response. The nylon tips are similar in size and shape to their wood counterparts, providing enhanced performance and a feel closer to their original wood tip models. Nylon tips are the most durable and brightest sounding on cymbals.