Braided heavy gauge stainless-steel wires produce bold percussive sound. Strike, scrape or let your imagination create a variety of effects. With hickory handles. L=14″, Dia.=.575″, Spread = 5 1/2″ – Vic Firth offers a variety of “brushes” designed to deliver a traditional sound or create bold new colors. Each model makes its own musical statement and provides the opportunity for an extensive range of effects.