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28” of JOY! RARE Bosphorus 28” TURK Ride 3536 g YES! A 28”!! INSANE BEAUTIFUL

Original price $359.99 - Original price $359.99
Original price
$359.99 - $359.99
Current price $359.99


  • Well, this just makes me happy! 

  • A truly Hand Hammered 28”. Yes. A 28”. 

  • And this can easily be your main ride cymbal. It’s gorgeous. 
  • This is reminiscent of those HUGE Zildjians you would see in the background of a 1940s or 1950s Zildjian ad with Papa Joe Jones.  Just a massive wavy hand-hammered cymbal lying against the wall and you’re like “what the hell is that?!!” 

  • Well, this rare 28” celebrates that era and vibe! 

  • It’s even LOOKS 80 years old with its unlathed, raw heavily Hand Hammered surface. 

  • Ultra Rare HUGE Bosphorus 28” TURK Ride or Crash. 

  • Unique. A massive hand constructed instrument. 

  • As you can see, this stunning 28” has a raw bell feeding into a beautifully Hand Hammered massive plain, the last outer half-inch is golden.  

  • The result is a cymbal that has all the wonderful light and complex tone of a truly Hand Hammered cymbal with the focus and drier attack of an unlatched TURK.  

  • With a weight of exactly 3536 grams, this MASSIVE 28” Bosphorus plays like a great, dry semi- complex-sounding Thin to Medium Thin Light Ride or CRASH RIDE. The weight gives it a good attack while the Old-World Turkish craftsmanship lends its telltale complexity to the mix. 

  • Remarkably responsive at low to medium level volumes!  Crash on it and it ROARS like the levee just broke - more than capable in loud to very loud settings. 

  • Organic but still with a glow. Subtle but lively, responsive with a smooth complexity.

  • The 28” size supplies myriad options for drawing tone out of this instrument.  It’s like playing a grand piano. 

  • A gorgeous Main Ride or massive Crash Ride. 

  • MESMERIZING to watch wobble and float about. 

  • This is a unique instrument! It’s a calling card. It can easily be your main ride or roaring crash! Or make it sizzle for that 1940s vibe! 

  • Edge crack removed professionally. You cannot  hear it and it’s a freaking 28”. Inconsequential the way you would play a 28”. It plays beautifully as is. 

  • An absolute JOY to play and make music with and have fun with.  

  • Nothing like it at all. Gorgeous COPPER HUE. And it’s the price of a 16” Zildjian K Custom.  Literally.