Paiste's legendary 2002 series defined the cymbal sound of generations of drummers worldwide. The 2002 20" Novo China features Paiste's original inverted round bell design. The bright, trashy and exotic tone and unique character of this cymbal make it a versatile China for many applications.
2002 Novo China
Sizes: 18" 20"
Volume: medium to very loud
Stick Sound: fairly pingy
Bell Character: clear, integrated
Sound Character: Very bright, slightly trashy, full, exotic. Wide range, complex mix. Fast, responsive, explosive crash, loud, clear defined bell. Very unique, versatile china for flexible application.
- 18" 20"
- Medium to very loud
- Stick Sound
- Fairly pingy
- Bell Character
- Clear, integrated
- Sound Character
- Very bright, slightly trashy, full, exotic. Wide range, complex mix. Fast, responsive, explosive crash, loud, clear defined bell. Very unique, versatile china for flexible application.
Alloy: CuSn8 Bronze, also known as "2002 Bronze"
Applications: Medium soft to very loud settings • Live and recording • Classic Rock, Blues, Punk, Hard Rock, Heavy Metal & most Modern Metal styles, Crossover, Country Rock, Ska, Rockabilly, Funk, R&B, Soul, Gospel and modern hybrids rooted in those styles
Sound: Brilliant, clear, warm, strong, musical and very precise with high energy levels and powerfully reliable projection