The 808 has a longer taper and large round tip which allows for articulate ride cymbal work. The nylon tip provides a brighter, more articulate sound.
-Shira Kashi™ Oak is a dense and heavy wood providing a sturdy feel in your hand and excellent ride cymbal articulation. Sticks made of this Japanese Oak are exceptionally durable and usually last longer than other types of wood.
-Diameter: .579" Length: 16"
-Round nylon tip provides a brighter more articulate tone suited for multiple applications
-Long taper for fast and responsive rebound