OK, so I went with Benny's recommendation on all my toms as well. Coated Emperor on the batter and coated Ambassadors on the bottom. Now, I was a bit worried about my 8" inch tom sounding choked out with a double ply coated on the top and a coated on the bottom.
Prior to this config, I had...
I have a china 16". It is the best china I have ever found. It was ridiculously cheap. I have never found a Sabian, Zildjian that I have liked.
I have always come back to the Wuhan china. Makes sense. Get your China's from china.
I got it a few days ago. Love the cymbal, but believe it or not, the 20 inch Legacy is a lower pitch than the 22" Phoenix. Ug, so I am selling it. I am going to go with a 20" Apollo ride.
Here is the link if you know anyone that is interested: https://www.ebay.com/itm/164063117313