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The V16 reed (Dark Green Box) features a medium-thick heart (more than a Java but less than a Traditional), with a thicker tip than a Java. This cut is designed to produce a strong attack with a deep, rich, more percussive sound. This is their warmest/darkest style after the Traditional.
Price per box of 5. (Only #2 left in stock.)