12" Paiste Twenty Mini China 446 grams, from 2008
Serial number: # 07842051 from 2008
Sound Character: Aggressive, explosive, rich, trashy. Wide range, complex mix. Heavy yet comfortable feel. Barking attack paired with an exotic roaring crash. Strong washy ride. Suitable for loud musical styles.
Alloy: CuSn20, also know as Traditional Bronze
Production: Manual craftsmanship exclusively. Hand alloying, hand hammering, hand lathing. Proprietary manufacturing methods
Applications: Medium soft to loud settings. Live and recording. Pop, Blues, Soul, Rock, Jazz, Big Band, R B, Country, Acoustic Music, percussive settings, classical applications and Latin styles.
Users: Professional drummers, recording artists, studio owners. Sound enthusiasts and collectors.
Sound: Warm, broad, deep, sparkling, dark, oriental, trashy, bright and forceful. Cymbals with a certain raw and untamed sort of a mystical force, yet with the harmony, balance and consistent quality that is a Paiste trademark for decades