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Paiste Alpha 18" Medium Crash Brilliant Finish

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Paiste Alpha 18" Medium Crash Brilliant Finish - a first class sound at an affordable price.
Model Number: PALFBMCR18

Availability:      In Stock

Delivery:          Order Before 1pm for Next Day Delivery

Alpha cymbals were first launched by Paiste in 1992. Today, the Alpha brand is synonymous with dependability, and the cymbals are well known for their first-class sound and fair prices.  Paiste has introduced the Alpha Series in a new Brilliant Finish, and once again advances these trusted qualities. These cymbals are perfect for drummers looking to upgrade their starter set to a gigging/recording standard at an affordable price.


Weight: medium
Volume: medium low to medium loud
Stick Sound: washy
Intensity: fairly lively
Sustain: medium long
Bell Character: integrated
Sound Character: Bright, full, shimmering. Medium range, fairly clean mix with a balanced, responsive feel. Strong, full and sturdy crash for universal use in many musical styles in the pop or rock field.

Medium Low to Medium Loud
Stick Sound
Fairly Lively
Medium Long
Sound Character
Bright, full, shimmering
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Paiste, (pronounced Pie-Stee) a Swiss manufacturer and designer, is the world's third largest manufacturer of cymbals, gongs and metal percussion. Paiste is an Estonian/Finnish word which means "shine".


The product line includes the 2002 series of cymbals, Introduced in 1971. Made of B8 (CuSn8) and is regarded by many as the first fully professional series made from this alloy. John Bonham of Led Zeppelin famously used these cymbals on all their recordings.


However, Paiste also make first rate starter cymbals - they have the knack of making inexpensive cymbals that just sound good!

All standard domestic orders that are dispatched using either Parcelforce or Royal Mail depending on your location, the weight of the goods. Parcelforce parcels will require a signature upon receipt of the goods. Most orders will be delivered by next working day if you order before 1 pm, but please allow up to 2 working days for your delivery. Royal Mail 2nd Class Parcels can takes 3 - 4 days.


You will be sent an email confirmation once your order has been dispatched with tracking information wherever possible. Parcelforce will also contact you by Email and SMS to confirm your 1 hour delivery window. (This service is only available to UK mainland customers). If the delivery date/time is not convenient, you can reply to the Email or SMS to change delivery.