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Meinl Classics Custom Dark 16" Trash Crash Cymbal

Meinl Classics Custom Dark 16" Trash Crash Cymbal



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The Meinl Classics Custom Dark 16” Trash Crash Cymbal delivers clear cut and full volume to provide instant punching accents and bright trashy tone.

Trash and Crash

Part of a selection of 13 new models added to the Meinl Classics Custom Dark range at NAMM 2019, the 16” Trash Crash adds a new trashy dimension to the range.

Offering the cut, clarity and volume that characterise this popular cymbal series, the use of hole patterning serves to add a trashy, white noise style aspect to the standard crash sound. 

Blending FX trash with instant crash attack, this Meinl 16” Trash Crash meets the needs of louder music styles and settings.

Delivering cutting attack tinged with dark trashiness, this 16” Crash cymbal provides the ideal way to add tone filled accents to your playing.

Meinl Classics Custom Dark 16” Trash Crash Cymbal Key Features:

  • Fast Attack
  • Medium Sustain
  • Dark Undertones
  • Black Aesthetic with Shimmering Lathe Lines

Deliciously Dark, Trashy Tone

The surface of the Meinl Classics Custom Dark 16” Trash Crash features strategically placed holes to deliver a striking look as well as a distinctive tone.

This hole patterns serves to produce the trashy aspect of the cymbal sound for a crash that offers a delicious combination of dark tone and trashy impact.

Capable of slicing through the densest of musical settings with ease, this crash combines the bursting attack of a crash with the character filled trashy tone of an FX cymbal.

Fast Attack, Medium Sustain

Featuring a medium weight, this 16” Meinl crash is able to open up quickly to deliver an instant burst of attacking tone while producing a full sustain.

The crash jumps into action instantly to deliver a fast flash of impactful sound perfect for adding sharp accents and embellishments to your playing.

The explosive attack then blends into a trashy medium sustain that’s filled with character.

Offering a brilliant way to add some powerful impact to your playing, this Classics Custom Dark Trash Crash delivers full punch and luscious trashy sustain.

Unique Finishing Process

All of the cymbals in the Meinl Classics Custom Dark series go through a special finishing process to create their dark, complex tone and clear, cutting sound.

In addition to producing a distinctive sound, this process also provides the strikingly different black aesthetic that’s filled with shimmering lathed stripes.

Far from traditional, the special finishing process is then followed by a combination of wide, deep hammering and additional lathing to give it a warmer character that brilliantly complements its explosive, attacking tone.


The perfect way to add a hint of trashiness to your setup, this 16” crash blends clear, cutting attack, medium sustain and dark tone to deliver a punch of trash filled impact.

The combination of the unique finishing process, deep hammering and additional lathing serve to create a cymbal with a stand out aesthetic, warm character and impactful cutting punch.

For a mix of crash attack and FX trash, buy the Meinl Classics Custom 16” Trash Crash now from Professional Music Technology Online!

Meinl Classics Custom Dark 16" Trash Crash Cymbal Specifications:

  • Styles: Metal, Rock, Pop, Fusion, Studio
  • Timbre: Bright
  • Character: Musical, Rich
  • Pitch: High-Mid
  • Volume: Medium
  • Sustain: Medium
  • Weight: Medium
  • Finish: Dark
  • Material: B10
  • Lathe: Wide Blade


More Information
Manufacturer Meinl
SKU 301506
Shipping Weight (kg) 4.000000
Cymbal Series classics custom dark
Cymbal Type crash


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