For drummers looking to make their entrance to the Zildjian Family, Planet Z is the place to start the journey. Crafted in the USA from an exclusive nickel-silver alloy, Planet Z is a sonically superior cymbal in its price category and is truly worthy of bearing the Zildjian name. No matter what style you play, Planet Z is an easy and affordable way to complete your sound.

Set the pace.
Planet Z Ride cymbals provide clean stick definition on top of focused underlying tones. Use the bell for accents and patterns or play towards the outer edge of this multi-faceted cymbal to create a washy, high-volume wall of sound.

Models Available
18” Planet Z Crash Ride (PLZ18CR)
20” Planet Z Ride (PLZ20R)

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Cut through the mix.
Planet Z Crash cymbals give your music a pronounced punch with a full, explosive sound. Lively and versatile, these Crashes will cut through when you most need to accent the beat.
Add more color. The Splash cymbal emits a quick, focused tone with a quick decay. Bright, fast, and cutting, used for quick accents or when an alternate tone color is needed. A perfect addition to any drum or percussion setup.

Models Available
16” Planet Z Crash (PLZ16C)
10” Planet Z Splash (PLZ10S)

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Keep the beat.
Planet Z HiHats deliver a range of sounds and respond precisely to how you play them. They’re clean and crisp when open, or short and separated when closed.

Models Available
13” Planet Z HiHats (PLZ13PR)
14” Planet Z HiHats (PLZ14PR)

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Stand out.
The Planet Z China puts out powerful accents that are fast, bright, and trashy. Fast decay with plenty of volume to cut through the mix. A perfect addition to any drum or percussion setup.

Models Available
18" Planet Z China (PLZ18CH)

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Be Heard.  For entry level Band students, the recently upgraded Planet Z is the place to start the journey. Crafted in the U.S.A. from a nickel-silver alloy, Planet Z cymbals are sonically superior in their category and are truly worthy of bearing the Zildjian name.

Models Available
16" Planet Z Band, Pairs (PLZ16BP) 
18" Planet Z Band, Pairs (PLZ18BP)

Product features-
- Proprietary nickel-silver alloy
- Full, rich cymbal crash
- Made in the USA