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Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal  6 in.

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The Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal adds a classic touch to modern drum sets. With the crisp, clear sound of the 1940s and 1950s, this splash offers ...Read More

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      The Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal adds a classic touch to modern drum sets. With the crisp, clear sound of the 1940s and 1950s, this splash offers a sophisticated accent. Developed with Vinnie Colaiuta, this cymbal is expertly crafted using thin weights and techniques such as rotary hammering. With a striking finish, this colorful splash will add a quick, bright accent to your drum set.

      Enables contemporary drummers to add classic A sounds to today's music!


      Add this distinctive splash to your percussion palette - ORDER TODAY AND SAVE!

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      ZildjianA Custom Splash Cymbal
       
      4.9

      (based on 87 reviews)

      Ratings Distribution

      • 5 Stars

         

        (83)

      • 4 Stars

         

        (2)

      • 3 Stars

         

        (1)

      • 2 Stars

         

        (0)

      • 1 Stars

         

        (1)

      100%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Bright sound (6)
      • Explosive attack (4)
      • Responsive feel (4)

      Cons

      No Cons

      Best Uses

      No Best Uses
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Experienced (4), Professional musician (3)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      Awesome

      See above.
      Went toa local music store today and hit every splash they had. This one had the best sound, hands-down. It even sounded better than a Paiste Sig splash in...Read complete review

      See above.
      Went toa local music store today and hit every splash they had. This one had the best sound, hands-down. It even sounded better than a Paiste Sig splash in there. I bought it instantly, and have no regrets. Is like a mini crash. Gets in and out quick, with a crisp brightness and none of that metal trashcan sounding crap that is so prevalent in most cymbals. I am thouroughly please.

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      I just dont know...

      i just dont know about this cymbal. i wasn't REAL pleased with the sound of this cymbal. don't get me wrong, it's ok, but it wasn't what i was expecting. then again,...Read complete review

      i just dont know about this cymbal. i wasn't REAL pleased with the sound of this cymbal. don't get me wrong, it's ok, but it wasn't what i was expecting. then again, how good can you make ANY 6 inch cymbal sound? it sounds good for what it is, but it wasn't what i pictured. i would probably buy it again for certain applications, but i will probably stay away from 6 inch splashes altogether, simply because it doesn't fit our sound.

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      5.0

      Bright and cutting - 6

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      from SW Missouri

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      Pros

      • Bright Sound
      • Explosive Attack
      • Responsive Feel

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Accompaniment
        • Jazz Clubs
        • School Bands
        • Small Venues
        • Soundtracks
        • Symphonies

        Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

        I purchased the 6" as this was a need for the artist I started playing for recently. The leaving drummer reported me that this was the splash he used on the CD and for the shows. After I got it I have been practicing with it and had yesterday 7/17/14 my first show with the band. And I couldn't be any happier. It is exactly as I expected, and what I expected. Explosive, bright and very cutting. Great little splash, proabably best money I ever spend. Love it.....

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        5.0

        beautiful

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        from PINEY FLATS,TN

        About Me Professional Musician

        Pros

        • Bright Sound

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Accompaniment

          Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

          I LOVE ORDERING FROM M.F. THEY KEEP YOU INFORMED ON YOUR ORDER ETC.

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          5.0

          Great Cymbals for the Price

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          from Shawnee, KS

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          Pros

          • Bright Sound
          • Explosive Attack
          • Focused Crash
          • Full Crash
          • Responsive Feel

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Small Venues

            Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

            Ordered these after playing a mixed set of Soultones. The Soultone Cymbals are very well constructed but not well rounded as far as sound is concerned.
            I have always wanted a set of A Custom's and decided to jump on these. Great buy for the money although I wish the 18" crash was a little brighter.

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            (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            3.0

            I just dont know...

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            from nashville, tn

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            Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

            i just dont know about this cymbal. i wasn't REAL pleased with the sound of this cymbal. don't get me wrong, it's ok, but it wasn't what i was expecting. then again, how good can you make ANY 6 inch cymbal sound? it sounds good for what it is, but it wasn't what i pictured. i would probably buy it again for certain applications, but i will probably stay away from 6 inch splashes altogether, simply because it doesn't fit our sound.

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            5.0

            one of the best money can buy

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            from liberty ky

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            Pros

            • Bright Sound
            • Explosive Attack
            • Responsive Feel
            • Sensitivequick Powerful

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Great For Any Setup

              Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

              as the title says one of the best money can buy i own a 6,8,10 and 12" a custom splashes, 6" is a nice tinkle for add in's 8 and 10" cut through music with distinctive sounds, 12" is most powerful but more along the crash line instead of splash but goes perfect with a 14" a custom crash bottom line if your looking for the perfect splash go with 10" if your wanting to spice it up a little go with the other sizes.

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              5.0

              The 10" Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal

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              from Wichita, Kansas USA

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              Pros

              • Bright Sound

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Jazz Clubs

                Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

                I have bought several splash cymbals that have not given me what I expect. That bright, sizzling, splash sound with a fairly quick decay. I bought the 10" Custom A and love it. It inspires me when I use it tastefully with all styles of music I play. I plan to purchase the 12" as well.

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                5.0

                very impressed

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                from pell city, AL

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                Pros

                • Bright Sound
                • Explosive Attack
                • Focused Crash
                • Full Crash
                • Responsive Feel

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

                    great splashed, i bought a used 10in at guitar center and im very impressed, i tend to lean more toward sabian , but zildjian impressed me with this splash. i reccomend it for any genre, and for practice or shows, its just a great all around splash

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                    5.0

                    Awesome sound

                    By 

                    from Destin Florida

                    Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

                    Been playing Zildjian cymbals for twenty years! I really enjoy the "A" series bright sound that cuts through live performances. Full reccomend on this little splash!

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                    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Awesome

                    By 

                    from Undisclosed

                    Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

                    See above.
                    Went toa local music store today and hit every splash they had. This one had the best sound, hands-down. It even sounded better than a Paiste Sig splash in there. I bought it instantly, and have no regrets. Is like a mini crash. Gets in and out quick, with a crisp brightness and none of that metal trashcan sounding crap that is so prevalent in most cymbals. I am thouroughly please.

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                    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    try this out

                    By 

                    from princeton wv

                    Comments about Zildjian A Custom Splash Cymbal:

                    this is a cymbal that is great a heavenly splash when i play it i like hittin the splash more then any cymbal but i recommen more of somethin like wuhan because i got the 2 togather then compared a 20.00 wuhan against a zildjian splash they had the same noise the same size but one thing the zildjian had a most lusterous noise more high pitch and a longer decay it`s worth it all

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