Paiste 17" RUDE Thin Crash 2010s Raw

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $130$180

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 Thin Crash is the lightest cymbal in the RUDE series. The crash responds with a bright, full character and mellifluent sustain.
Years of production: 1980-present

Composition: CuSn8 "2002" Bronze

Notable players: Nicko McBrain, John Dolmayan, Ian Paice