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Friction Gong Mallets, also called Rub Mallets, can be rubbed along the face of a gong to produce various high overtones and whale type sounds.

Each gong will respond differently to the friction gong mallets depending on the amount of pressure applied, as well as the speed of the stroke. You'll keep discovering new sound possibilities the longer you spend with your gong. 

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Mike Balter ERSR Super Rub Gong Mallets - The Gong Shop

Mike Balter ERSR Super Rub Gong Mallets


These Balter Gong Mallets are part of the Emil Richards Sounds of the Studio Series. Includes a set of 3 gong mallets - each producing a unique sound on gongs, cymbals, drums, timpani, or any percussion instrument. These mallets create the popular "whale sounds" on gongs and cymbals. Overall length is 8 1/2". Handle diameter is 3/16". Head diame...

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