The Vic Firth WB is a retractable wire brush with an infinitely adjustable brush spread capable of maintaining any playing position. A 6" spread and extra heavy gauge wire provide maximum coverage and sound. The oversized triangular metal pull rod doubles as an excellent beater for cymbal work. VIC FIRTH BRUSHES AND RUTES Vic Firth offers a variety of "brushes" designed to deliver a traditional sound or create bold new colors. Each model makes its own musical statement and provides the opportunity for an extensive range of effects.