For every style and kit there's a Paiste cymbal and this 14" Crash is a great first or second cymbal. The 101 series are affordable, reliable and have a great tone. Apart from replacing skins a new set of cymbals is the best way to get an entry level kit sounding its best.
Fairly dark, full, focused. Narrow range, clean mix. Even, balanced feel. Multi-purpose cymbal with fast, powerful crash and soft, mellow ride qualities.
Here's what Paiste have to say about the 101 series
Ushering in a higher standard of sound and durability, the 101 series stay true to the renown Paiste quality whilst offering an affordable option for the aspiring drummer looking for high performance and quality sound at an attainable price. Nothing is sacrificed in the pursuit of performance, the tonal properties of these cymbals are bright and pronounced, they punch well above their weight and perform within any musical context be it soft and subtle or heavy and bold. Supplied as individual units or pre-configured box sets, a wide selection is available to ensure you have the best tools at your disposal as you begin your musical journey.
- Sizes: 18"
- Weight: medium heavy
- Volume: soft to medium
- Stick Sound: fairly pronounced
- Intensity: lively
- Sustain: medium
- Bell Character: full, integrated