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Forum: Vintage Drums 03-27-2020, 12:23 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Vintage Champion Snare Drum

nice job on the clean-up.
looks good.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-20-2020, 06:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Ludwig Soloblox 1928, what material? what sound?

I have never seen or heard these before.
Very interesting though.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-17-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 221
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Home made drum bag for Ludwig Auditorium

Excellent.
I wouldn't even attempt something like this.
My fingers would probably be sewn together.

Wayne
Forum: General Drum Questions 03-14-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 359
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Ludwig "tri tone" wrap?

Here is a 5 band
you don’t see these to often.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-12-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 481
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: “Rose Pearl” Walberg & Auge 6.5 snare

13" tom
28" bass drum
6.5" snare
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 03-11-2020, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Trap kit cymbals 30’/40’s ???

1940’s cool
Thanks Mike

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 03-10-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Trap kit cymbals 30’/40’s ???

A couple more
Not sure who these were made by.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 03-10-2020, 10:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By DRUMR69
Trap kit cymbals 30’/40’s ???

Hello, I am sure someone will be able to tell me more about these.
They came with a 30’s - 40’s kit. Just curious if that seems correct.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 03-10-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Ajaha cymbal

Thanks for the info Zenstat. Your knowledge on these things amaze me.
I do believe this is from the 30’s / 40’s because it came with a trap kit I recently bought.
I have 5 others I am trying to...
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-10-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 481
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: “Rose Pearl” Walberg & Auge 6.5 snare

Here is a teaser.
From previous owner before I had it shipped.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 03-10-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By DRUMR69
Ajaha cymbal

Can anyone tell me about this cymbal?
Pretty heavy 14”.
Year?
Thanks

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-10-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 481
Posted By DRUMR69
“Rose Pearl” Walberg & Auge 6.5 snare

This is a beauty.
Vintage rose pearl wrap W&A snare.
It is back with Big Blue and will be joining the W&A family again after all these years. Quite amazing. I will have pictures shortly when I can...
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-09-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch snare- flea market restoration

Yes that is correct.
Thanks

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-08-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch snare- flea market restoration

I found it at a flea market near me under a pile of rubble. Ask the person how much he wanted for it , he said give me $5. So I grabbed it and ran.
Here is what it looked like when I put it in my...
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-07-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By DRUMR69
Gretsch snare- flea market restoration

Here she is - quite the beauty.
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-07-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 386
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Ludwig Tension Rods - standard lengths

You are welcome.
That’s what we are here for, glad to help.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-06-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Identification: Ludwig snare Monroe

They nailed it, Blue Marble

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-04-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 386
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Ludwig Tension Rods - standard lengths

Here you go, taken from 1970 3-ply kit.
12” = 1-5/8”
13” = 1-7/8”
16” = 2-3/8”
22” = 3-7/8”
Hope that’s what you wanted.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-04-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 386
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Ludwig Tension Rods - standard lengths

I don't have a late 60's kit but I do have a 65 and a 70 kit I could check for you if that helps. I am sure there isn't much change.
Did you check online catalogs from that year? they sometimes have...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-25-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

Cleaned it up and came out beautiful.
Just need to find some parts especially for the strainer to work.
Hopefully won’t be too hard. Can’t wait to see how it sounds.
Need the strainer to work for...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-24-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

if you see the first 2 pictures above , they had black electrical tape on it.
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-24-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

12 rods missing , bottom hoop is missing 2.
Is that what the butt is called "Fishtail"?
Thanks for your info by the way.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-24-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

I think I will start a new post in restoring section once I start on this but here is the 2 shots of the strainer. I don’t see any extra holes but there was damage to veneer and edge under a taped...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-23-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

Are you serious on the dry baby powder?
Never heard of that.
Well that’s a number I found quickly on the internet but didn’t know if it was called something else. So it is a 4155?
I did see a 4166...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-23-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By DRUMR69
Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

I believe this is a 4155 and needs some TLC but couldn’t resist for $5 asking price hiding away under a pile of junk at a flee market today.
Any info would be appreciated.
Top rim missing, plus...
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