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    Pibroch reacted to mbettis's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    I also think that weight is a useful piece of information. That's why it is part of the serial numbers I put on my cymbals. I also...
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    Pibroch reacted to egw's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    Or to put it another way, imagine you're shopping for clothes. One company's LARGE is not necessarily the same as another company's. If...
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    Pibroch reacted to ThomFloor's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    Case in point. Does an "Explosion" crash have more sustain and volume than 'projection' crash? Does the latter truly 'project' lmore...
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    Pibroch reacted to Neal Pert's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    It's another very useful data point for those of us who are picky about cymbal sounds. Obviously if you hit something and you like it...
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    Pibroch reacted to JDA's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    weight = volume (pitch and throw..) (probably in drum shells too) weight was probably likely at first a Classical (music) concern...
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    Pibroch reacted to Johnny D's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    Exactly. You can print anything you want on a cymbal; Thin, Med Thin, Medium, etc, but those designations mean nothing if they're not...
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    Pibroch reacted to Fat Drummer's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    Yep, I too will disagree with you vehemently... weights are extremely important in the absence of a sound clip. As I often say, there...
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    Pibroch reacted to MrYikes's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    That's a good idea to weigh drum shells. Would have made it easier on me when I was putting together a light weight drum kit. On...
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    Pibroch reacted to makinao's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    In many cases, characteristics may vary widely even within product lines. So weights can give further clues as to the potential sounds...
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    Pibroch reacted to ThomFloor's post in the thread Cymbal weights with Like Like.
    Its actually extremely useful information if buying online, gives an idea of the sound. Example: An older Zildjian A 20 ride - 2000...
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    Pibroch reacted to Freewill3's post in the thread Use snare as a tom? - help with Like Like.
    I recently purchased this head for a snare but it sounds like something in the ballpark of your description...
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    Pibroch reacted to crash's post in the thread Use snare as a tom? - help with Like Like.
    My favorite when I’m trying to pull the lowest pitches out of a shallower drum has been either a black dot(preferred) or coated Emp reso.
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    Pibroch reacted to Lee Van Kief's post in the thread Use snare as a tom? - help with Like Like.
    Might be counterintuitive, but what has worked for me is tuning the reso up pretty tight and batter just low enough so that you can...
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    Pibroch replied to the thread Use snare as a tom? - help.
    In the past changing heads has resulted in better sound quality than my dampening efforts. Plus I need spare heads for my 14" snare...
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    Pibroch reacted to JDA's post in the thread Evans 56 ( vs Kentville) with Like Like.
    The Evans 56 logo alone is enough to make me not wanna object to em... holy sheeet
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