B8 – a best-seller since its launch in 1984 – has been replaced with the significantly improved new B8X series. With more hammering – including fully hammered bells – adjusted profiles, and a great new logo, the result is enhanced projection, more complexity and a great new look.


Fast, solid response for an explosion of bright tone for bigger, fuller accents.

• STYLE: Focused
• SOUND: Bright
• WEIGHT: Medium

Sabian 18″ B8X Chinese

SKU: 41816X


Bright bite is aggressive and edgy, with a cool, cutting rawness that is immediate and trashy.