Post your cymbal set up

Where to buy, how to cleaning etc...

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8MDrummer
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Post Thu Sep 07, 2006 6:34 pm



15" Sabian HH Traditional Hats

21" Zildjian Sweet Ride

22" Bosphorous New Orleans series Ride

18" Sabian Xplosion Crash

Above is the main setup. I also own the cymbals below for jazz gigs and other miscelaneous gigs:

10" UFIP Class Series splash

18" Instanbul Flat ride (w/ 3 rivets)

22" K Constantinople medium ride

20" K Constantinople light ride
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Post Sat Sep 09, 2006 8:44 am

zildjian line up:

Main used:

20" Z Custom Ride

18" Z Custom Rock Crash

16" Z Custom Rock Crash

16" ZXT Rock Crash (used as backup)

FX cymbals:

18" ZXT Total China

10" ZXT Flash Splash

have got a 20" ZXT Rock Ride that i dont use because of the custom.any takers in the UK are more than welcome to give offers on it..
found that the China took some "wearing in" but it sounds awsome now.
anyway,thats my line up of metal madness.
Mapex M Birch kit
Zildjian cymbals
Evans G2 heads
Pro Mark sticks with vatar grip tape
DW double kick
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Post Sat Sep 09, 2006 8:46 am

how could i forget the hats..shite..

got a pair of 14" ZXT Rock HI-Hats
Mapex M Birch kit
Zildjian cymbals
Evans G2 heads
Pro Mark sticks with vatar grip tape
DW double kick
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Post Sat Sep 09, 2006 10:46 am

1. Istanbul Mehmet, Handmade 12” Hi-Hat, Ergun GÃ¥rkey Signature
2. Zildjian 14” New Beat Hi-Hat
3. Istanbul Mehmet, Handmade 9” Splash
4. Istanbul Mehmet, Handmade 10” TÃ¥rk Bell
5. Zildjian 14” “K” Dark Crash - Thin
6. Zildjian 16” “K” Dark Crash - Thin
7. Zildjian 18” ”A” Crash
8. Istanbul Mehmet, Handmade 18” “Sultan series” Crash
9. Zildjian 12” “ZXT series” Total China
10. Zildjian 16” Oriental China Crash
11. Zildjian 20” “A” China Boy – High
12. Zildjian 22” “A” China Boy – Low
13. Zildjian 20” Rock Ride
14. Zildjian 20” Earth Ride
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Post Sat Sep 09, 2006 11:07 am

Animal : Nice set :) I like Istanbul Mahmet :) Hmm.. I haven't played on hi-hat Istanbul Mahmet 12" Ergun GÃ¥rkey Signature yet. Can u tell sth about that?
Pearl, Istanbul, Saluda, Evans. Dw 5000 :)
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Post Sun Sep 10, 2006 10:37 pm

16" Sabian AAX Stage Crash
14" Paiste Sound Edge Hi-Hats
17" Sabian AAX Stage Crash
18" Sabian AAX Stage Crash
20" Zildjian Scimitar Ride
20" Sabian AAX China
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Post Sun Sep 10, 2006 11:20 pm

Sabian.......
10" AAsplash
12" AAX splash
14" AAX crash
14" AAX hats
15" AAX crash
17" Vault crash
20" pro sonix ride
14" AAX china

DW Pacific Drums
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proud to endorse sabain, dw, and evans heads =)
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Post Sun Sep 10, 2006 11:26 pm

ALL PAISTE:

left to right

15" SOUND EDGE 2002 HEAVY HH
14" SIGNATURE FAST CRASH
16" SOUND FORMULA CRASH
12" SIGNATURE SPLASH
16" SIGNATURE FAST CRASH
24" RUDE RIDE/CRASH
18" SIGNATURE FULL CRASH
18" RUDE CHINA TYPE 2002

I have to add that I am happy with my Paiste cymbals and probably will never change :D
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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 12:17 am

Hi drummers - first post coming up!

14" Paiste 'Giant Beat' hats
16', 18"19" Paiste 2002 crashes
20" Paiste 2002 Rock ride
22" Paiste 2002 China
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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 12:25 am

14" Z cutom Master sound hats
17" Z custom medium crash
19" Z custom medium crash
18" Z custom rock crash
18" Oriental china
8" A custom splash
8" K splash
8" Zil-bell
12" Alpha splash (for kool snare effect)
20" A custom ride (very old skool)
22" Sabian Paragon ride
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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 12:43 am

Lineup (left to right)-Recording

13 inch K/Z Hi Hats (had them since 1988)
16 inch Zildjian Rock Crash (Since 1984)
19 inch K hybrid crash
18 inch Medium Thin Crash
20 inch Oriential Crash Of Doom (hehehe)
19 inch Armand Ride
18 inch K Session Crash

Playing live
13 inch K/Z Hi Hats
18 inch Old zildjian crash ride
19 inch Old Zildjian sizzle ride
18 inch Rock Crash

All Zildjians all the time ;-)
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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 1:01 am

Ok lets see...

6'' A Custom Splash
8'' A Custom Splash
8" Zil-bell
10'' A Custom Splash
10'' ZXT Titanium Splash
11'' Oriental Splash
13'' K Custom Hats
13'' Master Sound Hats
13'' Master Sound Hats (brilliant)
14'' Qwick Beat Hats
15'' K Custom Crash (dark)
16" Oriental Trash/China
17'' K Custom Session Crash
17'' Avedis Zildjian Crash
17'' A Custom Crash
17'' A Custom Projection Crash
18'' Avedis Zildjian Crash
18'' A Custom Crash
18'' A Custom Projection Crash
18'' K Custom Crash (dark)
18'' Oriental Trash/China
20'' Avedis Zildjian Crash
20'' Avedis Zildjian Crash (yes, two!)
20" K Custom Flat Top Ride
21" A Custom Flat Top Ride with rivets
21" Avedis Zildjian Ride (brilliant)

I think this is it...could be a few others that I have forgotten.
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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 6:03 am

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my cymbals are all sabian with brasso to make them brilnt' . some ive left natural but most i have buffed out.

Hi-Hats:

14" Sabian HHX stage hats
14" Sabian Hand Hammerd Reg' hats

Crashs:

16" HHX stage Crash
16" HHX Studio Crash
18" HHX Power Crash
18" AAXplosion Crash
18" AAX Studio Crash
20" HHX Stage Crash
20" HHX Studio Crash
20" HHX Stage Crash/Ride

Rides:

21" Hand Hammered Raw Bell Dry Ride
20" HHX Stage Ride(as listed above)

Effects Cymabls:

8" AAX Brinlt Spash
8" AAX Natural Spalsh
10" Panagon Neil Peart Sig' Splash
14" HHX Evolution Mini Chian
16" AAX China
18" HHX China
19" Paragon Neil Peart Sig' china

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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 6:11 am

Chirs-Ska-Drummer wrote:Image
my cymbals are all sabian with brasso to make them brilnt' . some ive left natural but most i have buffed out.


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My God! There are some serious cymbal hoarders out there!! I was told that brasso on cymbals can effect the sound - true?

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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 7:27 am

My set up...
ROCK
- 20" Paiste Dry Dark Signature Ride
- 20" Paiste Dark Energy Prototype Ride
- 18" Paiste Signature Power Crash
- 18" Paiste Signature Full Crash
- 16" Paiste Signature Fast Crash
- 16" Paiste 2002 Medium Crash
- 14" Paiste Signature Fast Crash
- 14" Paiste Signature Sound Edge Hats
- 12" Paiste Flanger Bell
- 20" Sabian Pro Ride
- 22" Wuhan China
- 14" Wuhan China
- 16" Zildjian Avedis China
- 10" Zildjian ZXT Flash Splash
JAZZ
- 14" Sabian HHX Groove Hats
- 17" Sabian Legacy Crash
- 20" Sabian Artisan Light Ride
- 20" Zildjian 70's Holow Logo Ride