Meinl HCS 16" China Cymbal

Meinl HCS 16" China Cymbal



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Meinl HCS 16" China Cymbal
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The Meinl HCS 16" China Cymbal offers a beautiful balance of explosive brightness and dark trashiness to deliver brilliant accenting tone.

The Bright and The Dark

Part of the Meinl HCS cymbal series, this 16" China delivers superb sound at a brilliantly affordable price.

Offering a blend of bright attack and dark decay, this China cymbal is a great option for new and budget conscious drummers who want to add a new sound character to their cymbal setup.

Meinl HCS 16" China Cymbal Key Features:

  • Explosive, Brash and Bright Attack
  • Deep, Dark, Trashy Undertones
  • Brass Alloy
  • Ideal for Rock and Pop
  • Warm Sound
  • Perfect for New Drummers

Brash and Trashy

The Meinl HCS 16" China opens up extremely quickly thanks to its thin weight, allowing it to deliver instant bursts of explosive attacking tone perfect for accents.

The bright, brash attack quickly blends into dark, trashy undertones filled with deep character, making it a brilliant choice for playing ride patterns.

Whether you want to add some instant impact with an explosive accent or accentuate a particular section of a song with a trashy ride pattern, this 16" Meinl China is great choice.

Brilliant for Beginners

The Meinl HCS series was designed to deliver top notch tone at an accessible price, making them a great option for new drummers looking for their first cymbals.

Widely respected around the world by drummers of all styles, Meinl produce an extensive range of cymbals to help you achieve your ideal sound.

That’s why they’re best placed to create a set of cymbals specifically tailored to beginners.


With its bright, bursting attack and dark, trashy character, the Meinl 16" HCS China offers a great way to inject some new creative tone into your setup.

For explosive brash brightness and deep, dark trashy undertones, all at a great price, buy the Meinl HCS 16" China Cymbal now from PMT Online.

Meinl HCS 16" China Cymbal Specifications:

  • Styles: Rock, Pop
  • Timbre: Mid-Bright
  • Character: Warm, Harmonical
  • Pitch: Low-Mid
  • Volume: Medium to Low
  • Sustain: Medium to Short
  • Weight: Thin
  • Finish: Traditional
  • Material: MS63
  • Lathe: Wide Blade
  • SKU: HCS16CH
More Information
Manufacturer Meinl
SKU 155616
Shipping Weight (kg) 2.000000
Cymbal Series hcs
Cymbal Type china


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