Looking for a good quality mallet at a low price? I would definitely recommend checking out the Balter Basic mallets. These mallets are a must if you are taking a percussion pedagogy class in the near future! -Adam
The Mike Balter Basics II BB22 Medium Birch Marimba Mallets feature black yarn round-headed mallets that produce a full tone across the marimba. Balter Basics II is a line of economically developed products for the high school percussionist or student in a Percussion Methods Class. This series will provide the player a mallet that has a great feel and exceptional quality at a very affordable price. Hardness: Medium Head Diameter: 1 7/16" Overall Length: 16 7/8" Handle Diameter: 11/32"