He has been involved with
the development of two cymbal lines - the SabianEvolution and Legacy series cymbals. He
has also be active in Yamaha's development of the
high level PHX ("Phoenix") series of drums, plus
Yamaha's snare drums that feature a dual-strainer
Dave has two signature
series drum sticks through Vic Firth, and has
also helped develop the Remo Dave Weckl
Adjustable Bass Drum Muffling System and Remo Active
Drum Dampening System.
You can learn more about
the drum gear Dave uses in the right column of the page.
Dave is just as serious
about his studio gear - and it's constantly changing as
he upgrades for the best possible sound on his own
recordings and those he completes for clients through Dave Weckl Production
Here is a short video of
Dave talking about his studio, the gear, and his
approach to recording/mixing projects...