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Product Spotlight: American Classic

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The Vic Firth American Classic Hickory Drum Sticks Wood 7A, precision-crafted to elevate your drumming skills to new heights. Constructed from dense, responsive hickory, renowned for its strength and ability to produce a focused sound, these premium drumsticks provide exceptional shock absorption and comfort. The classic teardrop-shaped tip generates articulate cymbal articulation and a balanced tone overall—ideal for jazz, rock, funk, and any genre demanding control and finesse.

Premium Hickory Construction for Power and Control

The hickory wood used in the American Classic 7A drumsticks provides an ideal blend of power, rebound, and flexibility. Its dense grain delivers a powerful sound with minimal effort while also dampening vibration. The result is a pair of drumsticks that are both responsive and controllable, allowing drummers to achieve nuanced dynamics and articulation with ease.

Teardrop Tip for Crisp, Balanced Tone

The teardrop-shaped tip of the American Classic 7A drumsticks produces clean, articulate cymbal tones and a focused overall sound. Its medium taper and rounded tip generate a blend of power and finesse well suited to jazz, funk, and rock. The nylon tip insert prevents premature cracking and aids cymbal clarity.

Built to Withstand Professional Use

Constructed from high-quality wood and designed with precision engineering, the American Classic 7A drumsticks are built to endure the demands of professional drumming. With proper care and maintenance, these drumsticks will provide faithful service through countless rehearsals, studio sessions, and live shows.

Additional Specifications

The American Classic 7A drumsticks measure 15 1/2" in length with a diameter of 0.550" for a balanced feel. They include a nylon tip for cymbal clarity and weigh approximately 0.32 oz per stick.