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    Incorrectly labeled cymbals??

    A while ago I saw an auction on ebay for a 17" AAXplosion crash for $130. I bid on and won the auction, and it just arrived today. I set it up next to my 18" AAXplosion crash to see how they would sound, expecting a somewhat similar sound and feel since, after all, they're the same model but...
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    Which metal?

    When I get a new kit in like a year or so I'm going to get a mid-level kit and then get a really nice high end snare to go with it. I like my snare to have a nice fat, deep sound but still with a good crack. A good example of the sound I'm after is Brandon Barnes's snare sound on Rise Against's...
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    First post

    Hey everyone. This is my first post. I've been drumming for three years and I've got a 5 pc. PDP kit with Sabian B8 hats and ride and AAXplosion and Studio crashes (I'm replacing the B8's in a couple months :D). This seems like a great forum and I'm looking forward to posting more.
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