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The Zildjian A Custom 22" Ping Ride Cymbal offers a blend of articulate stick definition and shimmering brilliance perfect for any musical setting. Crafted from cast bronze using Zildjian's radical rotary hammering technique, this medium-heavy cymbal produces a clear, defined "ping" with a bright, sophisticated tone. The thin weight and brilliant finish provide crisp, sweet overtones and allow the cymbal to cut through loud mixes.

Versatile Tone Suits Any Style

With its balanced blend of articulation and wash, the A Custom 22" Ping Ride Cymbal complements any genre from rock to jazz. The medium weight gives drummers full control over dynamics, from subtle rhythmic accents to crashing crescendos. The 22" size offers enough spread for broad washes yet remains focused enough for intricate rhythmic work. This versatile, musical cymbal will inspire creativity in any player.

Premium Quality Built to Last

As part of Zildjian's flagship A Custom series, this cymbal is crafted according to the highest standards of quality and musicality. Zildjian has produced the world's finest cymbals for over 380 years, using traditional Turkish cymbal-smithing techniques combined with modern innovations. The A Custom 22" Ping Ride Cymbal provides a lifetime of rich, expressive sound. Its brilliant finish and rotary hammering further ensure consistent performance for years to come.

The Perfect Addition to Any Kit

With its versatile tone and premium quality, the A Custom 22" Ping Ride Cymbal makes an exceptional addition to drum kits of all styles. It has the power and projection for loud rock settings yet the nuance for intricate jazz rhythms. The medium weight provides enough stick definition for articulated rhythmic work yet enough wash for broad, shimmering accents. An ideal all-purpose ride for studio, stage, and practice, this cymbal offers a lifetime of rich, expressive sound.

Zildjian A Custom Ping Ride Cymbal 22 in.
Zildjian A Custom Ping Ride Cymbal 22 in.
Zildjian A Custom Ping Ride Cymbal 22 in.

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    Avedis Zildjian Company Warranty Statement

    As of October 1, 2009, all Zildjian Cymbals are guaranteed against manufacturer's defects for two (2) years from the date of original purchase.
    For warranty claims outside the U.S., contact your local Zildjian distributor. Click here for the international distributor locator.
    Warranty Process
    Cymbals that show factory defects within two years of their original purchase are eligible for examination at our factory. Zildjian experts will evaluate the damage and issue a replacement cymbal, unless it appears the damage is related to improper use or care.

    If you believe your cymbal has a factory defect:
    1. Contact Zildjian to obtain a Return Authorization number (RA#), via telephone: 781-871-2200.
    2. Indicate the location of the damage on the cymbal with a piece of tape.
    3. Make a photocopy of your original numbered and dated sales receipt.
    4. Carefully package your cymbal. Include your RA# and the photocopy of your sales receipt in the box.
    5. Ship the package to:
    Avedis Zildjian Company
    22 Longwater Drive
    Norwell, MA 02061

    A Cymbal will not be replaced if:
    1. It has been misplayed, dropped, played with excessive force or treated abusively.
    2. The center hole is worn due to improper stand set-up or abusive play.
    3. The cymbal was bought second-hand or used in a lease program.
    4. The cymbal has previously been replaced by Zildjian.
    5. More than two years have passed since the cymbal was purchased.

    Warranty Notes:
    • Cost of shipping a damaged cymbal to Zildjian is the customers responsibility.
    • Factory evaluations take approximately 4 - 6 weeks.
    • Cymbals that do not meet the warranty guidelines will be returned to customer.
    • Cost of shipping a replacement or damaged cymbal back to the customer will be covered by Zildjian.

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