Providing a perfect balance of tone, durability and ease to work with, Hickory has long been established as THE popular wood for drum sticks. Great for all genres and styles of playing, you can’t go wrong with a Hickory stick – it’s a classic for a reason.
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ProMark, part of the DAddario family, has been leading the way for the manufacturers of drumsticks, percussion mallets, and accessories for over half a century. Amongst the company’s clients one can find big names from the worlds of both popular and classical music; Jonathan Haas, timpanist for the American Symphony Orchestra; Dom Howard, drummer for rock group Muse; and Neal Peart, the legendary drummer of Rush, to name just a few. ProMark is based in Houston, Texas, all products are produced in the USA to stringent quality control conditions.
- Hickory is the most popular wood choice for drumsticks due to its resilience, responsiveness, durability, and classic feel
- Oval wood tip provides a dark, warm tone suited for multiple applications
- Short taper creates less rebound and more forward-weighted power
- All ProMark drumsticks are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA at our Texas facility to the most stringent quality controls in the industry
- Diameter: .551″
- Length: 16″
- Tip Material: Wood
- Tip Shape: Oval
- Product Code: TX5AW