A ride cymbal is typically one of the larger cymbals on an acoustic drum set. The most common positioning for this cymbal is to the far right of the drum set over the floor tom. Even though rides can be used for accents, these cymbals are generally played with a rhythmic pattern.
21" K Custom Special Dry Ride
K Custom Special Dry are the original dry cymbal remastered for today‰Ûªs modern musical styles. These raw and earthy cymbals deliver a dry, funky sound with a quick fast attack, lots of dirt, yet shuts down quickly for a powerful expression of personality. Nice solid stick sound, but crashable Good wash under the stick with dark funky undertones Integrated bell enables whole cymbal to easily respond åÊ
18" HH Garage Ride
Inspired by Claus Hessler, the 18" Garage Ride is a versatile model with dry, controlled stick and a low level of wash, even when you dig in. Its smaller size makes it an ideal all-purpose cymbal that doubles nicely as a very-controllable crash. Medium-Thin with a small raw bell, it attacks with minimal sustain and dry, controlled stick. SABIAN introduces HH Remastered - with more hammering, more complexity, and more tone. As a result, HH Rides sound more traditional and complex. Much like a remastered classic album is taken from the great to the sublime, HH Remastered adds complexity and tone to each cymbal, delivering unmatched sonic texture across the entire line.
19" XSR Monarch
The 19" XSR Monarch opens the door to a greater range of pitch in the Monarch family, with way more crashable options. Thin, with straight-ahead, focused sound, the Monarch delivers vintage look and feel, and fantastic crashability, at an unbelievable value. Like that amazing cymbal you found in a garage sale, you'll consider this a huge score. Big & Ugly is a collection of unique Ride cymbals from SABIAN. They are big, dark, loose and dynamic - but most importantly, they are huge fun to play. Crafted from pure SABIAN B20 Bronze using trickle-down technology from award-winning Evolution and X-Plosion cymbals, XSR delivers unprecedented sound and performance at a price designed to fit your cymbal budget.