Istanbul Agop Xist Power 3 Piece Cymbal set – 14″ 16″ 20″ plus Hard Case
Great deals on Istanbul Agop Xist Power 3 Piece Cymbal set – 14″ 16″ 20″ plus Hard Case at Drum Central with free shipping on orders over £100 and a two year warranty.
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Istanbul in Turkey has long held the title of capital of the cymbal making world with the tradition of hand making cymbals dating back to the 16th Century there. Formed by Agop Tomurcuk around 1978 after the original K factory where he was foreman closed down, Istanbul Agop helped keep alive the art of hand made cymbals when the efficiency of mechanised production lines had all but replaced it. Istanbul Agop Cymbals embrace the ancient traditions of Turkish, hand-hammered cymbals but take a progressive approach toward sound, design and manufacturing.
The Istanbul Agop Xist series offers a modern edge with a history of world class leading traditional cymbal making. The cymbals produce a powerful modern sound thanks to the pre-form casting manufacturing method, which requires 3000 less hammer blows to finish than traditional methods. The innovative Xist range that blends modern production techniques with traditional cymbal making processes, They are able to offer professional quality, cast B20 (80% Copper, 20% Tin) cymbals at a price that is accessible to drummers at any level.
Like most machined cymbals Istanbul Agop Xist Power cymbals create a bright focussed modern sound with increased volume and attack that is great for rock and metal playing whilst still being versatile enough to be played at a lower volume. They are often compared to the well known Sabian AAX X-plosion range.
Power are loudest, brightest and the most cutting cymbals in Istanbul’s popular Xist range. Xist Power are perfect for heavy rock and metal drummers. Despite its heavy weight, special lathing technique Xist Power has a very dynamic, powerful and musical character.
For a limited time this set is also available with a FREE 18″ Crash.
- B20 Bronze
- Machine Hammered and Lathed
- Cast Cymbal
- Extra loud and cutting
- Larger, unlathed bell and unlathed center
- Heavier weight
All Istanbul Agop cymbals come with two years manufacturers warranty as standard. If your cymbal cracks, stop playing it immediately and contact us as soon as possible. At Drum Central we provide all your back up and support so in the unlikely occasion that you need to use your warranty all you have to do is contact our store and we will take care of the rest.
Estimated delivery by 28/10/2019SKU: IXPWS3
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