The feel and response of a drumstick with the volume control and alternative sounds of a rod product. The NEW Vic Firth RUTE-X rods offer unparalleled dynamic versatility, solid rimshots, and cross sticking that you can’t get with traditional rods. Perfect for the studio, practice, or any low volume setting. Available in 4 models: light gauge, medium gauge, and heavy gauge premium birch, and a durable poly synthetic.
- Length: 16.25”
- Dia: 0.580”
- Alternate sound and volume control with the feel/response of a drumstick
- Rimshots and cross sticks are effortless with this drumstick/rod hybrid design
- Premium birch dowels in 3 different sizes for 3 different sounds- light, medium, heavy gauge as well as a durable poly synthetic option which offers a darker, warmer sound
- Precision crafted, walnut stained US Hickory shaft allowing a more responsive feel and versatility
- A moveable band adjusts to dial in your sound and feel