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Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks  2B Nylon

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The American Classic line combines tradition and Vic Firth style. With bold designs for fuller sound and deeply back-cut tips for intensified cymbal ...Click To Read More About This Product

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  • 2B Nylon

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  • 5A Wood

    $10.99 Top Rated

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  • 5B Nylon

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  • 5A Nylon

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Durable, high-quality sticks.

The American Classic line combines tradition and Vic Firth style. With bold designs for fuller sound and deeply back-cut tips for intensified cymbal response, the American Classic drumsticks are turned from select hickory, further enhancing their durability and sound.


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Vic FirthAmerican Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks
 
4.6

(based on 27 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (22)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

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  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

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92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (7)
  • Good quality (7)
  • Functional (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Concerts (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Professional musician (6), Experienced (5)

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Great for Most Gigs

This is a great product for a player who plays just about every style of music, although for metal you would want something a little heavier than this. I've used both the nylon tip...Read complete review

This is a great product for a player who plays just about every style of music, although for metal you would want something a little heavier than this. I've used both the nylon tip and regular wooden tips. The nylon tips do a great job of bringing out a brighter cymbal stike. The grip on the sticks are effective as long as you don't hold on TOO tight where your hands get sweaty. And I've taken these to The House of Blues in Dallas, the Dallas Music Fest, and numerous local venues around central Texas. Great sticks for a great value.

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This grip does not work

If you're looking for a good grip, this is not the stick you want. I have a big problem with sticks slipping when I play for a while.. I normally buy Vater grip...Read complete review

If you're looking for a good grip, this is not the stick you want. I have a big problem with sticks slipping when I play for a while.. I normally buy Vater grip tape which works great, but decided to give these a try just to see if the grip works... IT DOESN'T... They were actually more slippery than just wood by itself. Look elsewhere if you need a better grip and don't waste money on these.

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5.0

My New Favorite Sticks

By imix4u

from Birmingham, AL

About Me Experienced

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

      My previous go-to stick was a Zildjian DIP. I decided I wanted a slightly lighter stick and took a chance on these guys. I'm really pleased with them. They don't seem to warm up and get truly grippy, quite as fast as my Zildjians do, however, so far, the grip feels like it may be more durable than the Z's dip. I wear through the dip quickly and have to respray them. Doesn't seem like I'll have to do that with these guys.

       
      4.0

      Vic Grip

      By Tim

      from NC

      Pros

      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

          Sticks are great, should probably buy 3 or 4 sets up front lol. The grip was just what I was looking for, but it came off after a month of practicing lol. I will buy more, just wish the grip would adhere longer, oh well.

           
          2.0

          Blood on your Hands

          By Silverback

          from Memphis

          About Me Professional Musician

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Functional

          Cons

          • Poor Quality

          Best Uses

            Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

            The red color/dye comes off in your hands, and it is very sticky. Should you get it on your clothes or drums, it is very nearly impossible to remove.

             
            5.0

            I have arthritis and these sticks are my top choice

            By Double D

            from Fort Mill,SC

            About Me Professional Musician

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Good Quality
            • These sticks making gripping easy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Been playing 40yrs and these are my go to sticks

              Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

              All purpose stick used for every situation

               
              5.0

              My favorite sticks

              By Hal In Jax

              from Jacksonville, FL

              About Me Experienced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Excellent grip surface
              • Good Quality
              • Great size and balance

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

                  Everyone has their own preferences but the Vic Grip model (5A specifically) is perfect for me.

                   
                  5.0

                  I love these sticks!

                  By Drum Unit

                  from AZ

                  About Me Professional Musician

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Functional

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Concerts
                    • Practicing

                    Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

                    I've been using RockN sticks for 20 years. The quality remains constant. I love the Vic Grip as opposed to sanding or tape for grip.

                     
                    5.0

                    Great Sticks! and Quality

                    By Geo L.B.

                    from Long Beach, CA

                    About Me Professional Musician

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Functional
                    • Good Quality

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

                        These are just perfect for medium volume (5A sticks. I really like the "grip" dope put on them.

                         
                        5.0

                        I would buythis product again !!

                        By Happy Grandmother

                        from Florida

                        About Me Child

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Good Quality

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

                            Brought these for my Grandson !! The ones out of the stores , we were buying over & over again because they didn't hold up long

                             
                            5.0

                            Unique feel

                            By Big Daddy

                            from Western PA

                            About Me Experienced

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Functional
                            • Good Quality

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Gigs Practice

                              Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

                              The sticks I received are good sticks and held up well under my type pf play. I'm not a heavy hitter typically, nor am I "flashy". I'm a pocket drummer that plays rock, country new and old covers in working bands.

                              I'm not used to the "grippy" feeling so they felt a little sticky to me first time out but that's just because I'm not used to them.

                              Overall, I'd probably purchase more.

                               
                              5.0

                              Awesome Sticks/Poor packaging

                              By Drew

                              from Albuquerque, NM USA

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                              Pros

                              • Easy To Use

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Great All Around Stick

                                Comments about Vic Firth American Classic Vic Grip Hickory Drumsticks:

                                Prior to using this stick I really liked the Vic Firth Dave Weckle signature sticks. As much as I liked the sticks, I hated the finish on them. I wrote Vic Firth and was surprise they actually wrote back. They recommended that I try the Vic grips. Excellent recommendation.

                                It was a disappointment when I received the Sticks from M.F. The sticks felt like they had been dropped in a pile of dirt. They were really gritty and dirty. I was really looking forward to that nice new rubber feel. I was able to clean them but shouldn't have had to. I will probably buy these stick elsewhere next time

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