A handmade cymbal with a versatile sound is a great addition to any drum rig. The Paiste 602 range are flexible, precise and have a consistent tone that works in most any genre from jazz to hard rock.
This 20" Thin Crash has a very bright, ringing tone with a very quick response. The bigger the cymbal the warmer the tone and at 20" this has a pleasing depth to it that gives it a very strong tone.
Here's what Paiste have to say
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.
- Alloy: CuSn20, also known as «Traditional Bronze» or «602 Bronze»
- Weight: Thin
- Volume: medium low to medium loud
- Stick Sound: washy
- Intensity: fairly lively
- Sustain: Medium
Applications: Low to medium loud settings •especially well-suited for recording, live • extremely versatile cymbals for a wide range of music styles such as Pop, Rock, Jazz, Fusion, Blues, R&B, Country, Folk, acoustic music
Sound: Silvery, breathy, transparent. Fairly wide range, slightly complex and dense mix. Soft shimmering and velvety feel. A light crash cymbal with a definite retro character suited for many styles in that music genre.