Vic Firth F1 American Classic Series - hickory wood, wood tip, medium round tip with a short tapered neck, great for fusion or electric jazz.
Length: 16 3/16"
Taper affects the feel and balance of a stick.
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.
MEDIUM TAPER gives you the best Balance between the Butt and the Tip
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.