Loud, powerful and ideal for cutting through the mix, heavy cymbals answer the call for drum gear that can take a pounding and keep right on playing. How do heavy cymbals differ from paper-thin, thin and medium cymbals? Simply put, they're 'bigger.' Bigger in the sense that they're designed to fill larger venues, bigger in that they function extremely well in forceful genres like heavy and thrash metal and bigger for those times when you really want to let loose and play hard. Want to add a heavy cymbal or two to your kit? Look no further than this fully-stocked selection of cymbals.
On these product pages, you'll find heavy cymbals from all the best-selling and top-rated brands. Sabian, Paiste, Meinl and many more, they're all here. Let's say your loyalty lies with Zildjian. Simply click on Zildjian under the brand menu and voila! Within seconds, you'll have all of Zildjian's heavy cymbals at your fingertips. From the hard rocking A Series Heavy Hi-Hat Cymbal Pair to the hand-held Pair of Metal Castanets, you'll unlock all kinds of Zildjian treasures with just a couple of mouse clicks.
You can also search by category, so if you've got a specific type of cymbal in mind, this may be your best way to browse. You can search rides, crashes, hi-hats, effect cymbals and more. Take for example, the cymbal packs category. Here you'll find cymbal sets like Paiste's PST 7 Heavy Rock Set and Meinl's MB20 Rock Cymbal Pack. These sets offer incredible value at an excellent price, making them both fantastic choices for beginning and amateur drummers who may be setting up their kits for the first time.
In addition to the prime examples mentioned above, there are dozens more heavy cymbals here to see. If you don't have your sights set on anything in particular, check them all out because you just never know when inspiration is going to strike. And if you've already got a certain brand or cymbal in mind, make sure you take advantage of the pre-determined search fields, they go a long way in whittling down your choices. The right heavy cymbal is out there; all you have to do is find the perfect fit for your kit.