Manufacturer’s Description for Paiste 201 Bronze Series Hi-Hat
101 Brass and 201 Bronze are manufactured according to the same high standards as previously the 502 and 302, and thus fulfill the same well known and well appreciated quality expectations.
For the manufacture of 201 Bronze cymbals, Paiste uses a high-grade bronze alloy.
Paiste employs modern, hi-tech production techniques in its German production facility for the manufacture of affordable cymbals with outstanding quality. The company utilizes its extensive Swiss-based knowhow and successfully transfers the essence of hand manufacture principles to modern, technical production. Paiste is a pioneer in this field, based on its 25 year experience with production of cymbals based on technology and automation.
Size: 14 in.
Weight: medium top / medium heavy bottom
Volume: soft to medium loud
Stick sound: pronounced
Chick sound: strong, tight
Sound character: Warm, full, energetic. Fairly narrow range, fairly complex mix. Even, responsive feel. Full, bright, open sound. Defined, solid chick sound. Versatile hi-hat for all-round playing.