A bit bigger than a 7A in the grip, Vater 8A Sugar Maple Sticks have a small barrel-shaped bead for defined and articulate cymbal work. Great response from around the drumkit. Available in wood tip. Length = 16" Diameter = .555"
The Vater "Jazz Ride" is slightly over a 5A in the grip. Long taper to a small teardrop tip for a great ride cymbal sound, response and definition. Available in wood tip. Length = 16" Diameter = .575"
The Vater "BeBop 500" model comes in under a 7A in the grip. The quick taper produces a fast rebound with a small tip size for a clean ride cymbal tone. The BeBop series sticks are smaller grip sized models that are perfect for lower volume or Jazz settings. Also available in Maple and Sugar Maple. Maple will offer a lighter touch and slightly warmer cymbal tone. Available in wood or nylon tip. Length = 16" Diameter = .5"
The Vater "Heartbeater" is between a 5A and 5B in the grip. A solid feeling drumstick with an acorn style tip that gives the player outstanding rebound from around the drumkit. A great stick for mid-volume Rock music situations. Available in wood tip. Length = 16.125" Diameter = .58"
Vater BeBop 550 Sugar Maple Sticks have a quick taper that produces a fast rebound and a small tip size for a clean ride cymbal tone. The BeBop series sticks are smaller grip sized models that are perfect for lower volume or Jazz settings. Also available in American Hickory. Maple offers a lighter touch and slightly warmer cymbal tone. Available in wood tip. Length = 16" Diameter = .55"
A truly unique model with no taper or tip made from "dark" hickory. This double butt-end stick has no finish or lacquer, which leaves a comfortable sanded finish. The Vater Morgan Rose's Alien Freak Drumsticks design, weight and size gives a powerful and solid feel with a huge amount of volume from around the kit. Hickory. Available in wood tip. Length = 16" Diameter = .61" "Finally a stick for someone with one thing in mind… DESTRUCTION! With the dual More Info »
Designed by the Jazz Legend, Vater's Jimmy Cobb Model Drumsticks measure in between a 5A and a 5B in the grip. They feature a long taper to a medium sized teardrop tip for warm and defined cymbal tones. A "quick" feeling jazz stick. Available in wood tip. Length = 16" Diameter = .595" Part of Vater's "Player's Design" Series, this custom model is derived from the artist's unique and individual style, under the direction of the artists themselves, through careful More Info »
Vic Firth 5A Dual Tone American Classic Hickory Drumsticks feature the classic Vic Firth 5A wood tip with a durable synthetic felt mallet head attached to the butt end. Available in wood tip only. Length = 16.125" Diameter = .565"
Vic Firth Corpsmaster Ralph Hardimon Multi-Tenor Sticks have a full sized hickory shaft with exceptionally large barrel tip for a big sound with clarity. Length = 15.3125" Diameter = .690"
Vater Stephen Creighton Pipe Band Sugar Maple Sticks feature a tapered handle and oval shaped tip for perfect contact on the drum head. These elements give a great balance and pitch on the Pipe Band high-tension snare drums. Stephen Creighton was a junior world champion at just 16 years old and currently holds 2 Drum Corps World Titles and numerous additional honors. He is a sergeant for the world-renowned St. Laurence O'Toole Pipe Band in Ireland. Available in wood tip. More Info »
The Vater Vater XD-ROCK is an American hickory stick with a 2B style grip and heavier taper for solid feel. Well balanced, weighted and responsive with a rounded barrel-style wood tip or nylon tip. The Xtreme Design Series models have been designed to meet the great demand of drummers who have been asking for stick models in between the very popular Vater Power 5A, Power 5B and the Rock model. Available in wood or nylon tip. Length = 16.5" More Info »
Part of the Vater Cymbal Sticks Collection, the Oval features a 5A sized grip and produces Mid Range tones. Made from Sugar Maple for a lighter touch. Available in wood tip. Length = 16″ Diameter = .57″ The Cymbal Stick models are recreations of those originally designed and hand-turned in the mid 1950s by Jack Adams (Alan & Ron Vater's grandfather). These Maple models feature the same distinct tip shapes and specifications that gave drummers of the great jazz and More Info »
The Vater "Hitmaker" is 5A sized in the grip with a gentle taper and an acorn-style bead that puts out great tone from around the drum-kit. A very well balanced, responsive and solid feeling stick. Available in wood tip. Length = 16.25" Diameter = .57"
Barrel-shaped tip gives a full sound without overwhelming volume. Just under a 7A in grip size. Available in wood tip. Length = 15.875" Diameter = .53"
Just under a 5A in grip size with a barrel-shaped tip, Vater Recording American Hickory Sticks combine broad, dynamic tone range with superb balance and feel. Also available in Sugar Maple. Available in wood tip. Length = 16.25" Diameter = .56"
Vic Firth American Jazz 1 Hickory Drumsticks feature a wood tip on a 5B shaft that feels full-sized yet plays "lightning fast". Vic Firth AJ1 American Jazz Drumsticks have a long taper in the select hickory shaft allowing for neck specifications sizeable enough to create dark cymbal sounds. The small tear drop tip keeps everything in focus. Ideal for the player who is looking for that great feel and ultimate rebound on the drum and ride cymbal. Available in wood More Info »
Vic Firth Jeff Queen Solo Corpsmaster Signature Snare Drum Sticks have a full round tip on a hickory shaft for consistent sound quality regardless of the angle of approach. The long taper and reduced neck size produce excellent speed. A slight taper toward the rounded butt end improves back-sticking control and sound quality. Available in wood tip only. Length = 17" Butt Diameter = .725" Shaft Diameter = .675"
Ted Atkatz Signature Snare Sticks--Vic Firth SATK--persimmon wood with a long taper for great control and clarity during soft playing. A member of the Vic Firth Symphonic Signature Series. Persimmon Wood Available in wood tip. Length=17" Diameter=.660"
Vater Traditional 7A American Hickory Drumsticks are dubbed “traditional” because they are longer and have a different tip shape than standard 7A's in the industry. This classic style 7A has a great feel for lighter playing. The small acorn tip delivers full cymbal and drum sounds without being overbearing. Available in wood or nylon tip. Length = 15.5" Diameter = .540"
Vater Session American Hickory Sticks are comfortable to the traditional 5A player, with a small acorn tip for great cymbal and drum sounds. Also available in Sugar Maple. Available in wood tip. Length = 16" Diameter = .57"