When you're ready to upgrade your hi hat to something with great tone and clarity the Formula 602 Modern Essential is just that. This hi hat fits neatly into most musical styles and has a light, crisp tone.
Rich, silvery, bright, somewhat mellow. Wide range, fairly complex mix. Quick and responsive feel with a soft and warm touch. Very controllable. Full, round and energetic open sound, paired with a light and airy chick sound. Ideal for playing at moderate volume level and a wide range of studio applications.
Here's what Paiste say about the Formula 602
One of the world’s most referred and legendary cymbal line in history. Renown and loved for its fine, pure, soft, delicate musical tone, that requirea precise playing. Reintroduction of the most popular models, faithfully re-created in terms of sound and look in 2011. Forged from the legendary «602 Bronze» (CuSn20), handcrafted from start to finish by highly skilled Swiss craftsmen, Formula 602 Classic Sounds cymbals produce a true, pure sound of unique clarity and consistency.
- Sizes: 15"
- Weight: medium top / medium bottom
- Volume: medium low to medium loud
- Stick Sound: soft, fairly dry
- Intensity: lively
- Sustain: medium
- Chick Sound: airy, light, papery