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#101
dogmanaut

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I traded a 17" A Custom med. on saturday for a 16" Bosphorus New Orleans crash . I did the right thing .

 

 My first one, and it won't be the last .

 

Just a lovely instrument, soft ,loud and all points in between .

 

Yeah, you definitely came out on top there, IMHO. The New Orleans Series is one of my favorites -- not just among Bosphorus stuff, but every brand. Just awesome cymbals all around. Congrats! 


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I have a ton of gear - 11 sets or so and about 30 cymbals.  When I record, I have to really stretch to rationalize using something besides my Blaemire drums and the 2 Bosphorus cymbals I own.  

 

I'm not keen on "signature" models (I actually got cold feet on a crash once because it said "Dave Weckyl" on it), but these happen to be the Stanton Moore 20" Wide Ride and an 18" Smash Crash.  They are older, Pre-split and I love them primarily because the have huge chord blooms with absolutely no dissonance.  They are "tuned" like no other cymbals I've had.


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Floyd, if you have any Bos you'd like to part with...give me a PM.

 

Thx.


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I'm afraid the two I have are keepers.


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