Paiste PST 3 Ride 20in
Paiste PST 3 Ride Product Overview by GAK
The PST 3 Ride is a warm, full and clear, multi-purpose cymbal from Paiste.
Constructed from MS63 brass alloy the cymbal provides a musical, harmonic and powerful tone.
Paiste Product Overview
The PST3 range provides lower cost cymbal solutions with excellent sound and function, with new manufacturing techniques creating advanced sonic texture throughout the entire cymbal surface. The MS63 brass alloy gives the PST3 range basic value class with the best price/value relationship. All of the PST3 cymbals are produced using quality programmed design parameters- precision mechanical shaping using advanced modern manufacturing tools.
These cymbals can be applied to all volume settings and to the entire range of musical styles a drummer will be challenged with. PST3 users include casual players and students- players who want affordable brass cymbals with Paiste quality and musicality.
The PST3 sound can be best described as musical, harmonic and powerful, with a full and focused presence. The new sonic texture technique adds musicality and complexity to the overall sound. This technique also creates a complex, sophisticated surface look.
- Weight: Medium heavy
- Volume: Soft to medium loud
- Stick Sound: Balanced
- Intensity: Medium lively
- Sustain: Medium
- Bell Character: Full, integrated
- Sound Character: Fairly dark, full, focused. Narrow range, clean mix. Soft, balanced feel. Sizzly ping over sweet, mellow, warm wash. Controllable ride for multi-purpose application.
Good price and good sound. I spend some time deliberating between a number of cymbals and I am happy with the choice I made.