American Classic® Kinetic Force 5AKF
Kinetic energy is a function of mass and speed. By adding a more dense material to the butt end of the sticks, they can be played longer and harder with less fatigue. They can also help you play faster!
.565" | 1.44cm
16" | 40.64cm
Taper affects the feel and balance of a stick.
A LONG TAPER produces a Back-Heavy Feel with more Flex and Faster Response.
A SHORT TAPER provides More Power and Durability with a Front Heavy Feel.
A MEDIUM TAPER gives you the best Balance between the Butt and the Tip
- Material: HICKORY
- Surface coating: LACQUER
Tip shape and material have a big Impact on the sound a drum stick produces.
Within each tip shape, it is helpful to know that a
VERY LARGE SURFACE AREA will Create a Dark, Rich Sound,
VERY SMALL SURFACE AREA will Produce a Light Sound with Clear Definition.
- Type: WOOD
- Shape: TEAR DROP
- Surface area: MEDIUM