Hickory is the most popular wood choice for drumsticks due to its resilience, responsiveness, durability, and classic feelOval nylon tip provides a brighter more articulate tone suited for multiple applicationsMedium taper for balanced response and reboundDiameter: .551" Length: 16 1/4"All ProMark drumsticks are designed and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry
The 747 features a classic 5A diameter but is longer and features a thicker taper. The large oval bead provides a dark, warm tone. The 747 is the perfect stick when more volume is required. The nylon tip provides a brighter, more articulate 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.