A Few 22" Rides Comparison

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Sabian Legacy Heavy Ride 2976 grams

Paiste SCDR 3146 grams 2 rivets

Bosphorus Hammer Ride 2550 grams 2 rivets

Paiste Siganture Rough Ride 3062 grams

Zildjian John Riley Stick....tip is chipped and worn down a bit from tons of gigs


 

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Ha ha

I bet you are getting tired of my videos.

Ill try to record a tune from a gig next
 

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Thx Tom - I liked the SCDR... I have a Legacy Heavy -21" actually - too icy sounding. I also have a SCDR and it better...
 

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Thx Tom - I liked the SCDR... I have a Legacy Heavy -21" actually - too icy sounding. I also have a SCDR and it better...
You have a 21" Heavy? Didn't know they made that size. How much does it weighs?
 

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You have a 21" Heavy? Didn't know they made that size. How much does it weighs?
It was a custom order - it weighs 2654g. I haven't heard it in a long time, I should bring it out again...
 

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To my ear, it's bewteen the Sabian and the Bosphorus. I like different elements about them both (I have the 22" Legacy but never played the Bosphorus ) but did not find the 2 Paiste's to my liking at all.
 

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The Legacy is nice indeed. Has a clear ring to it but also some lower tones. Easy crash for the weight.
Should be versatile for different volume settings and styles.
 

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I'd take the Bosphorus first. Your rides are on the very upper limit of weight for my taste (except the SCDR for which that's the norm). I enjoy your videos, Tom. Just keep posting them!
 

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I was convinced that the Legacy was going to win this comparo - until you loaded the Bosphorus. Gracious! That Bosphorus is filled with goodness on all accounts. Just remarkable.

That particular Paiste - nada. Sounds very, very wimpy by comparison on all accounts.

GeeDeeEmm
 

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I was convinced that the Legacy was going to win this comparo - until you loaded the Bosphorus. Gracious! That Bosphorus is filled with goodness on all accounts. Just remarkable.

That particular Paiste - nada. Sounds very, very wimpy by comparison on all accounts.

GeeDeeEmm
First time Ive ever heard a scdr called wimpy.

And Im old
 

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I was convinced that the Legacy was going to win this comparo - until you loaded the Bosphorus. Gracious! That Bosphorus is filled with goodness on all accounts. Just remarkable.

That particular Paiste - nada. Sounds very, very wimpy by comparison on all accounts.

GeeDeeEmm
Yeah? That Hammer is the best I have owned. I had two others that were really, really bright and too stiff

I have a gig Sunday. Tenor, piano, bass, drums

I feel like being crazy and playing a different set of cymbals for each set of music.


Out of the cymbals in my latest videos the only ones I have not gigged yet are
Bosphorus Hammer
19" Agop Mel Lewis
22" Legacy Heavy
18" Legacy Crash

I think I will bring them Sunday
 

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Yeah? That Hammer is the best I have owned. I had two others that were really, really bright and too stiff

I have a gig Sunday. Tenor, piano, bass, drums

I feel like being crazy and playing a different set of cymbals for each set of music.


Out of the cymbals in my latest videos the only ones I have not gigged yet are
Bosphorus Hammer
19" Agop Mel Lewis
22" Legacy Heavy
18" Legacy Crash

I think I will bring them Sunday
Yeah man.
Gig that Legacy Heavy. Im super curious to hear your review of it in that setting.
 

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Yes. I am bringing the legacies.

Here is a "hotter/louder" video of the Bosphorus Hammer and the Mel Lewis 19"

I am using Regal Tip Jeff Hamilton model sticks

 


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