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The Zildjian A Custom 8" Splash cymbal adds a burst of musical color to your drum kit. Created with the help of drumming icon Vinnie Colaiuta, the A Custom series is renowned for cymbals with a sweet and sophisticated tone reminiscent of vintage cymbals from the 1940s and 1950s. The Zildjian A Custom 8" Splash cymbal delivers a quick, crisp crash with a colorful tone, ideal for drummers looking to expand their sonic palette.

Fast, Musical Crash

With its thin weight and brilliant finish, the Zildjian A Custom 8" Splash cymbal produces a fast, short crash with a musical tone. Its petite size allows for quick decay, while still offering a splash of tonal color. Add it to your drum set for accents, transitions or short crashes.

Part of the Legendary A Custom Series

The Zildjian A Custom 8" Splash cymbal is part of Zildjian's prestigious A Custom series, developed in collaboration with world-renowned drummer Vinnie Colaiuta. Using exclusive hammering and lathing techniques, the A Custom series is renowned for producing cymbals with a sweet, sophisticated tone ideal for drummers looking to expand their musical palette with cymbals reminiscent of vintage classics from the mid-20th century.

Versatile and Expressive

With its musical tone and short decay, the Zildjian A Custom 8" Splash cymbal is an extremely versatile and expressive addition to any drum set. Use it to accentuate transitions, add color to drum fills or open and close musical phrases. Its petite size also makes it ideal as an effects cymbal.

Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal 10 in.
Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal 10 in.
Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal 10 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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