When you're a company as radical as Meinl Cymbals, a push toward the traditional can be a refreshing twist. So it is with the Meinl Pure Alloy 14" hi-hats. These cymbals look to the past with fully lathed surfaces and traditional craftsmanship, for a look and response that's closer to yesterday's plates. This hi-hat pair boasts a defined chick to keep up with today's live music and a full, shimmery wash to blast your beats into the stratosphere. The full tonal spectrum is present in the Meinl Pure Alloy 14" hi-hats: not just a brilliant top, but real air-moving SPLs and a velvety midrange for a connection you can feel with every stroke.