The 7A is a standard diameter drumstick for those who enjoy a lighter, short stick. This stick is excellent for jazz play where lower volumes are appreciated. Hickory is the most popular wood choice for drumsticks due to its resilience, responsiveness, durability, and classic feel. Length: 15 3/8" & Diameter: 0.512". Oval wood tip provides a dark, warm tone suited for multiple applications. Medium taper for balanced response and rebound. All Promark drumsticks are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA at our Texas facility to the most stringent quality controls in the industry.