Vic Firth American Classic Hickory 5B Chop Out Practice Drumsticks


SKU 5BCO Category Tag



Rubber tip with an elongated taper to simulate the balance of the 5B.


The 5B “Chop-Out” features a hickory shaft with an elongated taper to simulate the balance of the 5B. The rubber tip creates an authentic feel, making it an ideal choice for practice wherever you desire! Also creates interesting timbres when played on drums and cymbals. “Since we introduced our rubber tip practice sticks for marching, we have had countless requests for a model that worked for players who prefer medium sized sticks,” states Neil Larrivee, Vic Firth Director of Education & New Product Development. “And with this new stick, players will be very pleased and satisfied, for sure!”

  • Designed to have the feel of our calssic 5B but with a rubber tip, allowing you to practice anytime, anywhere


  • Diameter : .595″ | 1.51cm
  • Length : 16.25″ | 41.28cm
  • Taper  : Medium


  • Series : American Classic® Specialty
  • Surface Coating : Lacquer


  • Material : Hickory
  • Tip Shape : Rubber Tip

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