Paiste 18" 2002 China Cymbal 2010s

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The most recognizable of all Paiste cymbal lines, the 2002 series is known for its bright attack, clear projection and strong ties to rock. It is also Paiste's longest-running series, with some models in continuous production since 1971.

Explosive and trashy with pronounced overtones, the 2002 China typifies the big rock china cymbal.


Years of production: 1971-present

Composition: CuSn8, "2002" Bronze (92% copper, 8% tin, traces of silver)

Notable artists: Larry Mullen Jr, Cozy Powell, Barriemore Barlow

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