Paiste Alpha Metal Crash 18"
Paiste Alpha Series: The smart choice in serious sound. 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)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. Occasional crash/riding patterns are also possible with this type of cymbal.Sizes: 18" Weight: medium heavy Volume: medium to very loud Stick Sound: icy, metallic Intensity: very lively Sustain: long Bell Character: big, fairly integrated