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Meinl Byzance Extra Dry Thin Crash Traditional Cymbal  16 in.

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Unique lightweight crash cymbal with an extremely dry and low-pitched sound.Dark and dirty. These are the words that describe the Byzance Extra-Dry c...Read More

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      Trashy overtones, soft response with a fast decay creating an overall dryness.

      Unique lightweight crash cymbal with an extremely dry and low-pitched sound.

      Dark and dirty. These are the words that describe the Byzance Extra-Dry cymbals. The surface is completely unlathed and untreated (crashes are lathed on the bottom). Just raw hand-hammered bronze--for a raw earthy sound. There is no wash. The extremely short sustain and stick definition come from the deep hammer marks layered with a more traditional hammering. Smoky sound, buttery feel and a 2-year warranty. Use for studio, fusion, Latin, R&B, country, rock, jazz and pop.

      FEATURES
      • B20 bronze alloy
      • Hand hammered into shape
      • Utmost in musicality
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      MeinlByzance Extra Dry Thin Crash Traditional Cymbal
       
      5.0

      (based on 3 reviews)

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      5.0

      I LOVE THIS CYMBAL!!!!

      By Ko Esby

      from Fanwood , NJ

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      Pros

      • Explosive Attack
      • Full Crash
      • Responsive Feel

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Used great for everything.

        Comments about Meinl Byzance Extra Dry Thin Crash Traditional Cymbal:

        While jamming with the crew this cymbal cuts through the sound like butter.

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        (8 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        amazing crashes but not very loud

        By HH

        from chicago

        Comments about Meinl Byzance Extra Dry Thin Crash Traditional Cymbal:

        I have a 18" and a 20" and I absolutely love them. But consier that they have a RELATIVELY LOW VOLUME. A 20" goes well with 16" an 18" crashes of other series.They are kind of a hybrid between crash and china. A very unique cymbal. Amazing!

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        (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Simply Amazing.

        By Xenbiosis

        from California

        Comments about Meinl Byzance Extra Dry Thin Crash Traditional Cymbal:

        These crashes are simply out of this world. They sound great in and out of the studio. The response is more comfortable than any other cymbal I've played. They even look nice! Can't go wrong here.

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