The sound and reaction of the Gong are determined by the size, weight and the material the mallet is made of. The mallets listed in the mallet section, are in accordance with the proper requirements. If you will use other mallets or tools, please make sure that the materials used are not too hard or sharp in order to avoid damaging or distuning the Gong. However, it is quiet possible you may be able to create interesting and fascinating sounds through the use of various materials and objects while utilizing appropriate care. Paiste mallets are manufactured to Paiste’s specifications, standards for top quality and durability.
These yarn wrapped Paiste Mallets are made for PAISTE SOUND PLATES PAISTE SUSPENDED CYMBALS AND PAISTE ROTOSOUNDS, CUP CHIMES
These are of thicker metal than the Nickel Silver Alloy that is used for Paiste Gongs.
The Paiste M14 Mallets come as a pair
The M14 is for Rotosounds and Cup Chimes. However you can play these on gongs, with intelligence and skill. They require a different technique than the usual Paiste mallets.
Weight / Length: 38 gr. / 360 mm
Handle / Head Diameter: 8 mm / 30 mm
Paiste Gong Recommendations:
Selection: Suspended Cymbals