Ahead 5A Aluminum Drumsticks

Tired of breaking wooden sticks? Try aircraft-grade aluminum Ahead drumsticks. These 16-inch medium-taper 5A sticks are the choice of hard-hitting drummers.

These aluminum drumsticks from Ahead come in the most popular drum stick size today; 5A. 5A sticks are the most versatile stick size and are equally at home in the hands of jazz drummers and rockers, Latin players and guys/gals that bring the funk. This particular model from Ahead features a medium taper and 16 inch length.

Learn what separates Ahead aluminum drumsticks from regular wood sticks:

MT covers

RGB rings

.540 in. diameter

.030 in. wall

Medium taper

16 in. long
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Shipping Weight: 0.5 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 18 x 2 x 1 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 5A

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 800-547-6401

Ahead 5A Aluminum Drum Sticks

Precision crafted of aircraft grade aluminum with super durable, replaceable shaft covers, Ahead drumsticks are the choice of today's hardest hitting drummers on stage and studio. Always perfectly balanced and matched with cushioned grips, Ahead sticks are backed by a 60-day replacement warranty against breakage direct from the manufacturer.

Reviewers gave this product an overall rating of 5 out of 5 stars. (4 ratings)
Submitted February 23, 2015 by gerald h in monroeville, PA
"Ahead 5a"
Overall: 5 out of 5 stars
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Bought 2 pair of these 15 years ago and they're still going strong. gone through many sheaths, and tips during that time. through metal, rock and jazz they havent done me wrong except that one time i left them at home and had to play with wooden sticks when i discovered an additional feature. i guess the aluminium ahs some sort of shock absorbing quality bc after that wooden stick gig the wrist forearm pain were off the charts. 5 stars all around
Musical Background:
20+ drums/bass guitar
Musical Style:
rock metal punk
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