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      Paiste Signature Series Dark Energy MKII Ride Cymbal (447298)
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A fusion of darkness, energy, projection, and brilliance.

This extremely versatile, flexible ride is ideal for wide ranging application in modern blended music styles. Pronounced, crisp stick sound, with bell character that's integrated, dark, and full.
Lively, yet extremely controllable intensity with medium sustain. Mark IIs tend to be a bit livelier and brighter. This manifests itself in the overall sound character and in particular in the bell and ping sound. Mark II also has a bit more volume potential due to its more open character.

Paiste Signature Series Dark Energy MKII Ride Cymbal

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  • Incredible! 21"

    As reviewed by TVTjoey on 1/30/2010

    this ride is gnarly! Very sensitive! Play it lightly, and it purrs like a kitten. Then open it up some more, and it will roar like a lion! The wash is unlike anything i've ever heard. Great stick definition and bell is just sounds like a more prominent body hit. This ride is truly dark sounding, yet it has the brilliance that Paiste is known for. Crash is very strong and washy too.

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  • paiste mark II

    As reviewed by bennett thompson on 9/18/2009

    there's no such thing as the perfect cymbal, but paiste got it as close as anyone. i've owned the mark II for about 5 years and absolutely am in love with it. it can do everything and then some. what luck i've had

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  • paiste mark II

    As reviewed by bennett thompson on 9/18/2009

    there's no such thing as the perfect cymbal, but paiste got it as close as anyone. i've owned the mark II for about 5 years and absolutely am in love with it. it can do everything and then some. what luck i've had

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