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Cymbal hit at 1,000 frames per second.
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In this fascinating clip, an ordinary cymbal is hit with a drumstick, but the camera is slowed down to capture the motion at just 1000 frames per second. Watch to see just how the cymbal reacts to being struck, flexing, vibrating, and bending.