The Johnny Lee Lane Snare Drum Stick features a large shaft and a medium long taper. The tip is designed with an increased surface area for excellent sound quality. Creates a great carrying sound for outdoor playing yet has an excellent feel. CORPSMASTER SNARE STICKS Field tested and field proven, the superior designs of the Corpsmaster line developed throughout years of collaboration with the world's finest drum and bugle corps. Each season since the products were introduced, Corpsmaster sticks and mallets have remained the most popular choice among the top high school bands, indoor percussion ensembles and DCI Championship corps. The Corpsmaster Signature marching snare sticks feature designs which reflect the musical requirements of each artist in terms of balance, feel and sound projection. All models are turned in hickory for strength and power with the exception of the MS4 which is crafted in Sta-Pac for maximum weight.