More than a 5A, less than a 5B.
The Vic Firth American Classic 55A Hickory Drumsticks are a perfect middle-ground. Combing the dimensions of their two most popular drumsticks, you get the versatility of both with your preferred feel.
You can expect a bit more power and articulation with balanced performance in any genre. Matt Gartska and Shawn Fichter are both fans of Vic Firth's 55A. They are reliable and built to last!
- Size: 55A
- Length: 16''
- Diameter: .580''
- Material: Hickory
- Drum Stick Tip: Wood
- Tip Shape: Tear Drop
- Taper: Medium
- Finish: Natural
- In between the 5A and 5B in size
- Gives you a little more power, speed, and articulation
- Versatile dimensions - the 55A could be the sweet spot
- Made to strict standards, you can rely on the 55A to be consistent every time