PST8 cymbals are crafted from the legendary 2002 bronze, refined through traditional hand hammering and perfected with the unique handmade Reflector finish. These hallmarks of Swiss workmanship make these cymbals pure Paiste instruments, yet they are as attractively priced as the other successful Paiste Sound Technology series. Alloy: CuSn8 Bronze, also known as 2002 Bronze Applications: All volume settings, Live playing and casual recording, Entire range of music styles Sound Character: Bright, energetic, powerful. Fairly wide range, clean mix. Fairly giving feel with explosive attack. Sturdy, massive crash for loud music genres.