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Old 06-10-2013, 06:54 AM
sjshooter sjshooter is offline
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Default Re: Best Stick between 5b and 2b??

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Originally Posted by EarthRocker View Post
I switched to Vic Firth's SD1 General about two months ago. They're maple sticks, but they're extremely sturdy. Everyone says Maple is a more fragile wood, but I slug my drums pretty hard and I have yet to break a pair. They're a bit thicker than a 5B, but thinner than a 2B.
I like these sticks, but they are thicker (.635") than a 2B (.630), albiet by a hair. And they shatter.

Looking on the Vic page, it would seem the SD10 or SRM would be the hickory midpoint between 5B and 2B:
http://www.vicfirth.com/products/sti...tion-guide.php
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