The tops are traditionally
lathed with warm tonal grooves, while the bottoms are lathed with the
distinctive wider ridges associated with the Bosphorus New Orleans series.
The sound is semi-raw and smooth, musical and
extremely funky. these are more mellow than they are loud, which is great for many styles. The rides have great warmth, but plenty of stick
definition. The hats are dark, but can really cut. The Trash Crash features
uneven wobbly edges and deeply hammered pockets on the playing surface. The
sound is trashy, as the name implies, but warm enough to ride on. The Pang
Thang has flanged edges for mellow crashes with plenty of low end wash.