Vater Unveils Eternal Black Drumsticks
Vater introduced the Eternal Black Series, a line of drumsticks finished in a black stain.
Stick models included in the Eternal Black Series are Vater's 5A, 5B, and Power 5B as well as three brand new designs: Warrior, Punisher and Destroyer. All Eternal Black Series models come in both wood and nylon tip. All Eternal Black models available in wood and nylon tip.
Eternal Black 5A
Described as a "very well balanced stick. Heavier toward the tip for fast attack and response on drums."
L 16" D .570"
L 40.64cm D 1.45cm
Eternal Black 5B
Described as "very responsive, comfortable and balanced stick with acorn tip. Versatile stick."
L 16" D .605"
L 40.64cm D 1.54cm
Eternal Black Power 5B
Similar grip as 5B but with 1/2" extra length. The "big brother" to Power 5A.
L 16 1/2" D .610"
L 41.91cm D 1.55cm
Eternal Black Warrior
Just over a 5A in the grip. "The slightly heavier taper and the rounded barrel style tip gives this stick great playability," according to Vater.
L 16 1/4" D .580"
L 41.28cm D 1.47cm
Eternal Black Punisher
A slightly bigger version of the Warrior, the Punisher is '"perfect for when you need a bit more volume and weight. Delivers solid rim shots and full tones from drums and cymbals."
L 16 1/4" D .605"
L 41.28cm D 1.54cm
Eternal Black Destroyer
Just over a 2B in the grip with some extra length for a bit more reach around the drums. The grip, taper and extra length make this design "a great stick for heavier hitting players," according to Vater.
L 16 1/2" D .630"
L 41.91cm D 1.60cm
Wood Tip: $13.99
Nylon Tip: $14.49
For more information, check out www.vater.com.
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