Vic firth make great sticks and rods. The Rute has a great respoinse, feels comfortable in hand and gives you a characterful tone on drums or cymbals
Here's what Vic Firth have to say about the Rute
Our original. Designed for all-around rock‚ jazz and combo playing. With 16 dowels (.056").
- Length: 16 3/8"
- Handle thickness: .750"
- Dowels: 16