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Forum: Vintage Drums 10-21-2020, 06:50 AM
Replies: 33
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Posted By kevins
Re: Would you trade?

I'd make the trade if the Vistas are in good shape regarding all the condition issues already mentioned.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-17-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By kevins
Re: 1920's Leedy Engraved Elite

Thanks for sharing the techniques and products .. !!
Well done !!
Kevin
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-16-2020, 06:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By kevins
Re: 1920's Leedy Engraved Elite

Amazing come-back, Michael .. !!
How long did it take, and can you share some about the procedure you used?
Thanks .. !!
Kev
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-15-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 251
Posted By kevins
Re: Oliver Ditson Co. Boston New York

Awesome site and information there .. !!
Thanks for sharing .. !!
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-02-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 36,984
Posted By kevins
Re: This is the Display Your Slingerland Drums Thread

A few more .....
Late 70s Modern Solo .... And again in WMP, never should have sold that one, darn .... 60s Student Model in Mahogany
70s Sound King, got a deep-dish one also somewhere...
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-02-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 36,984
Posted By kevins
Re: This is the Display Your Slingerland Drums Thread

Some have come and gone, some are still "in the fold"
60s 3-ply .... 60s Artist solid shell ....late 50s Krupa Deluxe .... 70s Chrome over wood .... 30s Professional Model
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-01-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,379
Posted By kevins
Re: Hello......Is This Thing Working?

It may not be gangbusters busy around here, but just as an example...
For JimmySticks, and I'm not picking on you, but I found it gratifying to see that since your first post on 7-7-2019 you have:...
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-01-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,379
Posted By kevins
Re: Hello......Is This Thing Working?

Just posted this from my phone...🤗
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-30-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,379
Posted By kevins
Re: Hello......Is This Thing Working?

You may have to bend it slightly to get the Ludwig strainer to fit.
I've taken a few of them off Slingerland snares after finding a Rapid strainer to replace it with.
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Forum: Vintage Drums 09-11-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By kevins
Re: Slingerland Deluxe Student Sparkling Green Pearl

It's a 7 incher.
I've enjoyed playing this rascal today.....glad y'all had a question or two about her.
Clapping Happy2Clapping Happy2
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-11-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By kevins
Re: Slingerland Deluxe Student Sparkling Green Pearl

I pulled out the drum, and yes, the snare bridge was added at some point. It's a 3-ply shell. Sounds great!
Kev
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-07-2020, 06:19 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By kevins
Re: Slingerland Deluxe Student Sparkling Green Pearl

Yessir! A deep dish Student RK from the 50's and an Aluminum Student from the 70's.
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-06-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By kevins
Re: Slingerland Deluxe Student Sparkling Green Pearl

Super fine example, as always, from you, Mark.
Congrats .. !!
I also have a soft spot for the "Student Series" offerings from Slingerland. I lean towards the Student Model, but there's a Deluxe in...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 08-14-2020, 07:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 315
Posted By kevins
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-17-2020, 06:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,336
Posted By kevins
Re: MIJ kit on Ebay

Hi Mark.
What year is the cat scan, please?
Thanks!
Kevin
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-22-2020, 06:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,336
Posted By kevins
Re: MIJ kit on Ebay

Hi Mark
Do you know what year your the Sears catalog scan is?
Thanks
Kev
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-11-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,139
Posted By kevins
Re: Is Anyone Still Using This Forum?

I'm here twice a day, morning and evening...Cool1
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-02-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 621
Posted By kevins
Re: Correct width and finish for Keystone Ludwig Bass Hoops

I've always used a satin finish when refurbing bass hoops with good results.
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-02-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 690
Posted By kevins
Re: Happy 79th Birthday, Charlie

I feel a lot younger now.
Happy, Happy, Charlie.
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-02-2020, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 368
Posted By kevins
Re: Change lugs or leave them

If inclined to change them, why not to the same lugs on the bass drum?
Would have a Club Date-ish look to them.
Just throwing it out there.
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-22-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,487
Posted By kevins
Re: Slingerland Cordova

I like 'em .. !!
For me, I'd go between 5 and 6 for them. That's mainly cuz they aren't a popular finish.
And, depending on how badly the FT resonant rim is scratched up from setting it down on a...
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-10-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 685
Posted By kevins
Re: Weird stand??

I believe that's a Slingerland boom arm stand put together wrong, lol.
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-16-2020, 06:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 748
Posted By kevins
Re: Home made drum bag for Ludwig Auditorium

Awesome, thanks for posting .. !!
Forum: For Sale 02-23-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,718
Posted By kevins
Forum: Wanted to Buy 02-02-2020, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By kevins
Re: 6 MM cymbal sleeves

Ditto ....:Santa::Santa:
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