Hickory is the most popular wood choice for drumsticks due to its resilience, responsiveness, durability, and classic feelUnique reversed triangle tip for extreme articulationShort, quick taper for a more forward balance with less reboundDiameter: .680" Length: 16 3/4"All ProMark drumsticks are designed and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry
The DC51 is slightly smaller in diameter than the DC50 and features a unique tip that provides maximum articulation. There is a less pronounced "Comfort Flare" than the DC50 to achieve maximum control with the smaller stick. Because of its resilience, responsiveness and durability, hickory is the most commonly used wood for drum sticks. Hickory is the classic drum stick feel.