Meinl Classics Custom Dark 17" Crash Cymbal

Meinl Classics Custom Dark 17" Crash Cymbal



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The Meinl Classics Custom Dark 17” Crash Cymbal combines explosive attack, strong projection and full frequency spread to deliver fast impactful accents filled with dark, shimmering tone.

Custom Dark Crash

The Meinl Classics Custom Dark 17” Crash was introduced at NAMM 2019 alongside 12 other additions to the Classics Custom Dark range.

Designed for louder music styles and performance settings, the Classics Custom Dark range delivers cut, clarity and volume.

Offering explosive attack, strong projection and a full frequency range, this crash offers a wide spread of tone to make sure your crash accents deliver full impact.

Meinl Classics Custom Dark 17” Crash Cymbal Key Features:

  • Full Frequency Range
  • Wide Full Spread
  • Explosive Attack
  • Strong Projection
  • Touch of Warmth Due to Additional Hammering

Fast Attack, Full Spread

Delivering a brilliant combination of fast, bursting attack and full dark tonal spread, this crash is the ideal way to add impact to your playing.

The medium weight of this 17” crash allows it to open up quickly to deliver a fast flash of accenting tone.

The explosive attack and strong projection of this crash delivers the volume and cut needed to cut through the loudest of musical settings to ensure you’re heard over the biggest of guitar tones.

The sharp attack then blends into a full frequency spread of lusciously dark tone.

Offering superb cut and great dark character, this crash is the perfect option for adding instant impact and full sustain to your sound.

Additional Hammering and Lathing

All members of the Meinl Classics Custom Dark Cymbal range undergo a special finishing process to achieve their distinctive cutting sound and eye-cathing appearance.

Offering a brilliant blend of dark, complex tone and clear, cutting projection thanks to the unique finishing process, these cymbals also feature a striking black aesthetic mixed with shimmering lathe stripe detailing.

Providing a look that’s far from traditional, this 17” Meinl crash then goes through a combination of widely spaced, deep hammering and additional lathing to add a warmer character to its sound that brilliantly complements its explosive attack.


Delivering explosive attack for instant impact and full spreading sustain filled with dark tone, this crash is a brilliant option for the hard hitters who play louder music styles.

The clear, cut ensures you’re heard over the loudest mix while the full medium sustain adds a touch of dark warmth to the sound.

The special finishing process, deep hammering and additional lathing serve to create a cymbal with a distinctive look and a dark character-filled punch.

For explosive attack, full sustain and eye-catching looks, buy the Meinl Classics Custom 17” Crash Cymbal now from Professional Music Technology Online!

Meinl Classics Custom Dark 17" Crash Cymbal Specifications:

  • Styles: Metal, Rock, Pop, Fusion, Studio
  • Timbre: Dark
  • Character: Musical, Rich
  • Pitch: High-Mid
  • Volume: Medium to High
  • Sustain: Medium to Long
  • Weight: Medium
  • Finish: Dark
  • Material: B10
  • Lathe: Wide Blade
  • SKU: CC17DAC
More Information
Manufacturer Meinl
SKU 301508
Shipping Weight (kg) 4.000000
Cymbal Series classics custom dark
Cymbal Type crash


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