N5AN - 1 Pair NOVA Drumsticks 5A Nylon Tip Material: hickory, natural L = 406 mm = 14,3 mm Tip: Nylon tip, Oval shape Rich cymbal sounds. Light and fast for jazz orchestral and pit work. Nylon tips are the most durable and brightest sounding on cymbals. Vic Firth's Nova Series offers you a wide range of drumsticks from the standard 5B to a more tailored Rock stick, all at an affordable price. Nova sticks are made of high-quality American hickory - a dense wood with little flex for a more pronounced sound. Hickory is also capable of withstanding a great deal of shock, making it highly durable. Ideal drumsticks for every drummer, great for everyday drumming, or practice sessions.