Hickory is the most popular wood choice for drumsticks due to its resilience, responsiveness, durability, and classic feelLarge round wood tip provides a bright, clear and loud tone that is articulate on cymbal bellsLong taper for fast and responsive reboundDiameter: .579" Length: 16"All ProMark drumsticks are designed and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry
The 808 was designed by educator and jazz/fusion great Paul Wertico. The long taper and large round tip provides a very articulate sound on the ride cymbal, one of Paul's trademarks. Because of its resilience, responsiveness and durability, hickory is the most commonly used wood for drum sticks. Hickory is the classic drum stick feel.