Vic Firth 5A American Classic Hickory

Drumsticks

  • Size 5A
  • American Classic Series
  • Hickory wood
  • Wooden tips
  • Teardrop tips
  • Ideal for rock and as practice sticks
  • Length: 406 mm
  • Diameter: 14,4 mm

Further Information

Material Hickory
Nylon Head No
Tip Tear Shaped
Length in mm 406 mm
Handle Diameter in mm 14,4 mm
Weight in g 50,0 g

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The "Classic" Drumstick
Oguz A., 06.07.2021
I've been using the same Vic Firth 5A Classics for years now. Lately all they are being used for is practice, either on the drums or on the pad, they work perfectly either way.

However I do have a problem with the latest pair I ordered, they are significantly lighter. One stick is supposed to be 50 grams where in the last pair it's 48. It may sound miniscule on paper but you can really feel the difference while playing.

In any case, this was a first 'bad' experience after many times of great pairs of 5A's. Still recommended 9/10.
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No longer the best sticks I've played
Jizus, 16.09.2020
I am realizing, after having played these sticks for years, that they indeed have a problem with the tips. Sometimes tips will break within the first hour of use, which is frustrating seeing that these sticks are not budget (they are not the NOVA series after all, but have the same problems with the tips splitting). No longer worth it for me, I still have two unused pairs that I will keep for backup/last resort. It is just a stick after all, I just wish the tips would last significantly longer.
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Top quality
Sebadasta, 10.12.2020
You can’t go wrong with this ones! If the size is right for you then it’s a no brainier.

Been using these on edrums for the las 2 years and still look “like new” so you will get great value for the money
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Comfortable abd durable
AA, 12.04.2018
These sticks are really durable compared to any other sticks ive tried across many different brands. 1 set can last me up to a year, which is particularly impressive compared to alternative sets of drumsticks. I also particularly like the weight and grip comfort of these sticks, more so than my last Nova sticks.
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