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Mike Balter Set of 3 Emil Richards Super Rub Mallets

Mike Balter Set of 3 Emil Richards Super Rub Mallets

Regular price $39.95 AUD
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Mike Balter Set of 3 Emil Richards Super Rub Mallets


  • Creates Friction on Gong Surfaces
  • Produces 'Whale Noises' or Ethereal Effects
  • Three Sizes Included
  • Smaller Mallets Make High Overtones
  • Larger Mallets Make More Volume


Mike Balter Emil Richards 'Sounds of the Studio' Series Super Rub Mallets create lots of friction when rubbed across drum heads and gongs, creating those weird 'moans' and ethereal sounds that sometimes come up in the music.

You get three mallets with this pack in graduating sizes: 3/4", 7/8", and 15/16". The smaller the mallet, the easier it is to pull out high overtones. Larger mallets have an easier time making the effect louder.

  • Emil Richards series
  • Consists of 3 mallets with head diameters 2.1, 2.4, and 3.4 cm
  • Diameter of shaft: 2 mm
  • Shaft length: 21.6 cm


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Delivery Information

As we take great care in packing, please allow 2 business days for handling and shipping preparation.  

During peak seasons or sale events (Black Friday) please allow 5-7 days for packing to allow of careful packing of your precious investment

We ship anywhere in the world using Australia Post, EMS, DHL or Fedex , please allow anywhere from 7 -21 days depending on location.

Shipping Internationally delivery times 7-21 Days
Shipping in Australia please allow 3-14 Days depending on your choice of service




On most of the items we sell, you can return the item to us for *exchange only* within 14 days of receipt, as long as we receive the item(s) in the same condition as we sent it to you. 

You will be responsible to cover the shipping cost back to our location, as well as the shipping cost for the replacement. If you have damaged the item(s), please contact us and let us know.

However, if your return is due to an error from my end, or a quality problem, then we would pay shipping costs back to our office.

If any item was damaged in shipping, please contact us immediately, as that is a different issue and involves us reaching out and making claim with the shipping company.

*exchange only*: You can exchange for an item of the same price or higher, but we cannot refund any difference.

Damage from shipping

We wrap and protect your gong(s) and accessories in custom-made strong cardboard boxes and with extreme care. If you receive your order damaged in any shape or form, please contact us immediately with photos and a description of the damage.

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