These venerable cymbals developed during the 1960's rapid expansion of popular music were faithfully recreated and re-launched by Paiste in 2005. Giant Beat cymbals offer the big, warm, brilliant vintage sound that takes you straight back to the roots of Rock.

  • Since: 1967

  • Alloy: CuSn8 Bronze, also known as 2002 Bronze

  • Applications: Soft to loud settings - Live and recording - Blues, Rock n' Roll, Beat Music, Rock, Country

  • Sound: Bright and warm with a multilayered, full, dark, glassily splendid presence and a wonderfully loose, lively and big feel

26" Giant Beat
  • Weight: medium thin

  • Volume: soft to loud

  • Stick Sound: clear, washy

  • Intensity: lively

  • Sustain: long

  • Bell Character: integrated

Sound Character: Deep, dark, rich, brilliant, warm. Wide range, fairly complex mix. Even, balanced, very responsive feel. Pearly, wooden ping over a wide, deep, full wash. Big, swelling crash sound. Strong, articulate embedded bell. An ultimate classic sound, developed in 1967 during one of popular music's most revolutionary eras.

ConditionBrand New (New)
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  • 26" Giant Beat Multi-Functional Cymbal
  • Traditional
  • 26"

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