AHEAD sticks are the most advanced drumstick in the world, with a vibration reduction system that reduces hand fatigue and lets you play longer and faster. A replaceable polyurethane cover protects both stick and gear. Ahead Drumsticks are truly ahead of their time. Ergonomically tuned handle diameters. Precision alloy core provides negligible weight and balance variations. Super-hard replacement polyurethane covers protect both sticks and gear. Vibration-reduction system reduces hand fatigue. Aluminum drumsticks with replaceable nylon sleeves.