Paiste 18" RUDE Novo China 2010s Raw

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $160$220

Developed in conjunction with the rise of punk and heavy metal in the mid to late '70s, the Paiste RUDE series was designed to function optimally in high-decibel playing environments. The cymbals features heavier weights, extended hammering patterns and a raw lathing.

The Novo China features a tight, symmetrical hammering pattern and inverted bell for a sizzling, extended accent.
Years of production: 1980-present

Composition: CuSn8 "2002" Bronze

Notable players: Nicko McBrain, John Dolmayan, Ian Paice