Turkish Cymbals Signature Series 18-inch Lale Kardes Crash
Brand: Turkish Cymbals
Hand crafted in Istanbul, Turkey
Big , brilliant and warm sound with a loose, washy sustain.
For centuries, cymbals have been made in artisan workshops in Istanbul, Turkey, the acknowleged home of quality cymbal making.
Cymbal alloys (most notably B20 alloys) have secret recipes passed through generations.
Available in 18",20"
Details: Offering the "biggest ever" ride in the whole Turkish Cymbals range. Lale Kardeş signature series inspired by the sound of Blues, Beat, Rock'n Roll and Heavy Rock from 60's and 70's era. These hand hammered cymbals are responsive with a long sustain and produce a big, loud and loose sound with the availability range of soft to loud settings and are thin-to-medium weight. HI-HAT 15" Loud & dark. Loose"chick" sound. RIDE 22" & 24" A warm, washy and deep sound with a big, strong, harmonic bell and a nice ping. CRASH 18" &20" Big , brilliant and warm sound with a loose, washy sustain.....// -Turkish Cymbals -Hand Cast, Hand Hammered, Hand Lathed. Peculiar hiss-tone that is high, sharp & piercing. Excellent for short, punctuated accents with an exotic atmosphere. For centuries, cymbals have been made in artisan workshops in Istanbul, Turkey, the acknowleged home of quality cymbal making. Cymbal alloys (most notably B20 alloys) have secret recipes passed through generations and each Turkish Cymbal is hand cast, rolled whilst hot, hammered by skilled artisans and tested to give the unique sound the Turkish Cymbals have, before being finished on a lathe. Only by hand making can the cymbal be worthy of a top-flight drummer. Each cymbal has its own individual overtones and "DNA", whilst being broadly similar to its brothers. Your sound is unique with Turkish Cymbals. Probably the finest cymbals on the planet.