Potts & Pans carbon fiber steelpan mallets offer incredible note projection with very low weight. These let you get your high notes to speak without overplaying your instrument.
Potts & Pans mallets are handmade to your specifications. These particular mallet options are recommended for lead steelpans (aka tenor pan or soprano pan) but feel free to contact us about requesting other options that may not be listed.
Typically, lead mallets are 7″ or 8″ but feel free to request a custom length up to 12.”
Diameters available are:
A – 3/8″ (slightly thicker than a pen)
B – 7/16″
C – 1/2″ (industry norm)
Tips available for lead pans are:
Yellow – hardest on A & B diameters
Red – hardest on C diameter
Brown – softest
Natural Gum Rubber Wrap – variable
Not sure you actually want carbon fiber mallets? We also offer wood and aluminum. If you need help deciding which mallets are right for you, please feel free to contact us.
*Currently, our B8 Carbon Fiber mallet shaft is sold out, we will try to get some more as soon as possible.