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Forum: Vintage Drums Today, 11:20 AM
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Re: Best places for 1920s Gretsch drum history and appraisal, plus axillary percussio

Several snares ???? Must have pics, it wont take to long to give you what you need. So many know much and where to look here.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals Yesterday, 07:59 PM
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Re: two old paiste 602s

Do you have a fish scale ? Know anybody at a deli ??
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums Yesterday, 12:28 PM
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Re: Cleaning and Acrolite

I suggest a liquid car wax using the same process as your car. That wax is made to prevent weather and sun damage and I doubt you will be leaving it out in the rain or snow. I put it on my wrap and...
Forum: Vintage Drums Yesterday, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 152
Posted By OddBall
Re: Slingerland "root beer" finish&Spitfire "Tre' Cool" kit.

If you spill bleach on black clothes you get a redish brown spot, so it`s possible that black will fade to a rootbeer color.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums Yesterday, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 58
Posted By OddBall
Re: Japanese Tension Rods

If they don`t work, try this link.

https://stdrums.de/tips/threat/threat.htm
Forum: General Drum Questions Yesterday, 10:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 216
Posted By OddBall
Re: Canada Day, Part Two

Even I wont drive stoned. It hinders your reaction time and attention span. Like booze, don`t smoke and drive is very good advice. It`s a day is done kids are in bed, honey come here type thing.
Forum: General Drum Questions Yesterday, 10:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 216
Posted By OddBall
Re: Canada Day, Part Two

I don`t drink and never did so......
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums Yesterday, 10:21 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By OddBall
Re: Does anyone know what type of drums these are?

Oh, I forgot, the roto toms are made by Remo.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums Yesterday, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 137
Posted By OddBall
Re: Does anyone know what type of drums these are?

Ok it works now,


The roto toms are real deal second series, difference is the lever handles that loosen them. I have first series and those are just regular nuts you need a wrench for. Plus...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums Yesterday, 10:08 AM
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Views: 137
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Forum: General Drum Questions 10-17-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 216
Posted By OddBall
Re: Canada Day, Part Two

.......Pass it !
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-16-2018, 08:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 102
Posted By OddBall
Re: Quick tip on protecting wood hoops from pedal rash

I lost one of the two pieces of molded rubber that came with my BD, I use a strip of leather on the outside edge. It`s held in place by the SpeedKing.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-11-2018, 03:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 123
Posted By OddBall
Re: Repairing renforcement ring separation

That`ll clean right up. Show us the ring.
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-05-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 616
Posted By OddBall
Re: Why do people dent your heads ?

You`re absolutely right. There`s a stick threshold as well depending on how you chop. None is accidental for the most part.

I live with it. If you run a studio, you plan for it.
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-03-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 616
Posted By OddBall
Re: Why do people dent your heads ?

Drummers hook up well with the Bass players like vocals hook up with a good vocalist and the lead guitar hooks up with the chick in the second row. 90% of my time playing is without vocals. They`re...
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-03-2018, 09:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 616
Posted By OddBall
Re: Why do people dent your heads ?

i don`t know what a kevlar head is, I know it`s used in body armor. I hope they are not expensive. The ax players can`t drown me, the bass player can at will.

The loudness gradually went from...
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-03-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 616
Posted By OddBall
Re: Why do people dent your heads ?

I remember woodstock !i
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-03-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 616
Posted By OddBall
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-02-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By OddBall
Re: Ludwig Drum Throne

Got it. Cool idea and those back supports are worth it.
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-02-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By OddBall
Re: Early 60's Jazz Fesival basket case acquisition.

That key is white steel and wont strip. it`ll strip the rod first.
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-02-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By OddBall
Re: Early 60's Jazz Fesival basket case acquisition.

I like those barrel nut tone controls. They take the hits and don`t break.
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-02-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By OddBall
Re: Ludwig Drum Throne

The only thing I would have done different is leave the Ludwig script on the front and not behind the back bar.
Did it have to go there or was it optional ?
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-01-2018, 06:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 616
Posted By OddBall
Re: Why do people dent your heads ?

This is my kit, the only one I got, I`ve had others in that room but they were not mine. My friends were right, Buy SONOR and all you`ll ever change is heads.
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-01-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 616
Posted By OddBall
Re: Why do people dent your heads ?

OK then you know outside in the street, you hit hard. It follows me back to my kit. I have no problem knowing it`s me that does these things, I blame nobody. I use clear Emperors with black dots and...
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-01-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 616
Posted By OddBall
Re: Why do people dent your heads ?

Since I`m the only one here who dents and makes HH china`s,..I`ll go first.

My head has been dented a dozen times. It don`t work, I still don`t play elevator music.

I take my kit to the...
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