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Old 08-22-2013, 12:44 AM
tamadrm tamadrm is offline
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Default Re: The "Holy Grail" of cymbals?

Originally Posted by Anon La Ply View Post
The thing would have to sound pretty gongy at that size, wouldn't it?
Grea,those 60's Zildjians of unusual size,sound quite washy and dark,as oppose to gongy,because the're pretty thin,with little stick definition.

You also get quite a lot of "wobble" when playing them.You can play it for a while,leave the room,have dinner and watch a movie,come back,and it's still vibrateing.You can actually see,the edge moving up an down,almost 20mm

They do take some time to get going though.You have to move a lot of metal.I doubt I'd play anything over a 24.It's just too much work.:)

Steve B
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