For a full sound at all dynamic levels. Perfect for large gongs and tam tams. Head = 3 1/2″, L = 17″ – Vic Firth’s bass drum mallets combine seamless, round felt heads with contoured maple handles for deep, dark sound without excessive weight. The gong mallets feature turned maple handles, tapered for comfortable gripping and are offered with fleece covered (GB1-2) or yarn wound (GB3-4) heads. The chime hammer is designed for durability, with a high impact head and a hickory handle.