Hickory is the most popular wood choice for drumsticks due to its resilience, responsiveness, durability, and classic feelBarrel wood tip provides a board, clear tone and is ideal for live performanceLong taper for fast and responsive reboundDiameter: .551" Length: 16"All ProMark drumsticks are designed and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry
The 5AX was design by Chris Adler, drummer for the heavy metal band Lamb of God. Similar to a 5A in length and diameter, the 5AX is fast and powerful. The oversized barrel tip provides a full and robust sound. Because of its resilience, responsiveness and durability, hickory is the most commonly used wood for drum sticks. Hickory is the classic drum stick feel.