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Our Product Research TeamA Return to Form for Vater Sticks
When Vater patriarch Jack Adams and partner Fred Michaeli began hand-lathing drumsticks in the basement of Boston's Jacks Drum Shop for the likes of Buddy Rich and Elvin Jones, neither could have predicted that today, some 60 years later, Vater would go on to become one of the most successful names in the worldwide percussion space. The Vater Classics hickory stick lineup consists of six core models that are spec'd and sized just as Jack and his family pioneered them prior to the Vater brand. All Vater Classics sticks are sourced from choice hickory and lathe turned for heirloom quality. In addition to slightly reduced diameters across most models, Vater Classics sticks feature special logos and balanced tapers, "for sticks that dance in your hands" (Alan Vater). Experience a return to form in drumstick construction — check out the Vater Classics series from Sweetwater.Related Videos: Classics Drumsticks 3-pack - 5A - Wood TipAbout Vater Classics 5As
The timeless 5A plays even sweeter in the Vater Classics 5A. For swing to rock, this model makes the perfect starting point for just about every drummer and every style of music. Acorn tips pull a full, broadband sound out of drums and cymbals.Vater Classics 5A Wood Tip Drumstick 3-pack Features:
- Reproductions of Vater's earliest stick models
- Lathe turned for heirloom quality
- Sourced from select hickory
- Balanced tapers create stick profiles that dance in the hands
- Vater Classics center logos
- Length: 16"
- Diameter: .565"
- Tips: acorn (wood)