Paiste 20" 2002 Heavy Ride 1970s Black Label

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $225$325

The most recognizable of all Paiste cymbal lines, the 2002 series is known for its bright attack, clear projection and strong ties to rock.

Powerful and bright with gong-like crashability and a well-defined ping sound, the 2002 Heavy Ride projects and cuts thanks to its heavy weight and B8 construction.

Years of production: 1971-present

Composition: CuSn8, aka "2002 Bronze"

Associated Artists: John Bonham, Steward Copeland, Ian Paice