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The world's #1 drumstick choice
The Vic Firth 5A has probably been through more pro drummer’s hands than any other 5A out there on the market. That's because no one else does sticks to the Vic Firth standard. When other sticks break, the Vic Firth 5A doesn’t even break a sweat. And that’s why everyone knows their name. Less stick-breaking mid-set means more time to groove in style.
Never worry about dropping your sticks
Vic Grip is an anti-slip drumstick coating which provides a comfortable and slip resistant grip to the top-selling American Classic® models. Made from an eco-friendly, water-based urethane, the Vic Grip is extremely durable and prevents you from dropping your drumsticks during performances - perfect for drummers who prefer an enhanced grip on their sticks.
The Vic Grip drumsticks are moisture proof and the grip coating isn't affected by wet or sweaty hands.
Vic Firth manufacturing
The Vic Firth drumsticks’ thorough manufacturing process ensures each stick meets the Vic Firth quality standard. No one else invests so much time and energy into creating the perfect pair of sticks - with approximately 16 steps of honing, refining and finishing.
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Durable and reliable hickory
American Classic Hickory Drumsticks are a combination of traditional and Vic Firth style. And, made from hickory – show off bold designs for a more pronounced sound. Hickory is a dense wood with little flex, providing exceptional sound quality. In addition to this, hickory is also great at dealing with shock, making it extremely durable.
Not sure what sticks to buy? Find your perfect pair with the Vic Firth Drumstick Guide.
- Size: 5A
- Length: 16''
- Diameter: 0.565''
- Material: Hickory
- Tip Material: Hickory
- Tip Shape: Tear Drop
- Taper: Medium
- Surface Area: Medium
- Surface Coating: Vic Grip (Red)