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Forum: Vintage Cymbals 11-20-2020, 04:03 PM
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Re: Avedis Zildjian manufacturing year

Yes, it's from the 1960's.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 11-12-2020, 01:11 AM
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Posted By Drumaholic
Re: Just about as thin as a 22" ever gets

If they didn't keep that wing nut cranked down good and tight on the stand it might just float away.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 11-11-2020, 04:20 PM
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Posted By Drumaholic
Just about as thin as a 22" ever gets

Only Boslover's type II trans is thinner, and maybe one that I used to have:
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Forum: Vintage Cymbals 11-10-2020, 02:02 PM
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Posted By Drumaholic
A notable un-knowable

It's this one: "Zilcian". Then "Atoy" or something similar. No Arabic script. Purportedly made in Istanbul, designated by "Ist." Definitely Turkish made and also looks very K-like. Just when you...
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 11-06-2020, 10:56 PM
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Posted By Drumaholic
Re: What is the Most Expensive Vintage Cymbal Ever Sold?

Bill Maley sold that cymbal and that was at least 6 years ago.

I personally sold a 22" paper-thin type IIIb old stamp last year for $3700.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 11-06-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: What is the Most Expensive Vintage Cymbal Ever Sold?

No he still has them. The 18" is framed and mounted on the wall.

Highest paid: Old stamp 22" K. over $4000.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-27-2020, 12:20 PM
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Posted By Drumaholic
Re: K. Zildjian Istanbul Older New Stamp 22in Ride 2118g

I completely agree with that. I have one thin and one medium-ride type. The so called "heavy" is a favorite. Cymbals canh get to a certian thin-ness where they actually start tp loose tonality. The...
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-19-2020, 09:05 PM
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Views: 528
Posted By Drumaholic
K. Zildjian Istanbul Older New Stamp 22in Ride 2118g

Hear the cymbal; feel free to comment on it:

https://youtu.be/eZ7N86RCxVU
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-15-2020, 10:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,162
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: Now THIS guy has some gorgeous K's!

Great. And because it felt so good to him and it did what he liked so well, he sold it.

Good on him.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-09-2020, 01:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: 1966-1977 ISTANBUL K ZILDJIAN 24" Thin Low 2590g |

Or as in this video where its used as a straight-up crash:

https://youtu.be/fZg5DvIvbt4
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-09-2020, 12:01 AM
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Views: 278
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: 1966-1977 ISTANBUL K ZILDJIAN 24" Thin Low 2590g |

Here's a demo without the rivet chain, so you can actually hear the cymbal.

https://youtu.be/1CtEZYFgWtM
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-07-2020, 07:25 PM
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Posted By Drumaholic
Re: K Zildjian Istanbul Vintage 2846 gramm

Actually its on the thinner side really ,and maybe would be med-thin. Most are around 3000gm. +.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-05-2020, 10:56 PM
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Posted By Drumaholic
K Zildjian Istanbul Vintage 2846 gramm

Probably the best controlled and most playable 24". It's another early new stamp.

https://youtu.be/6WjtAY5jpS0
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-05-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By Drumaholic
1966-1977 ISTANBUL K ZILDJIAN 24" Thin Low 2590g |

The thinnest one of these ever heard!

https://youtu.be/SYgQGzyHzz8
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-05-2020, 10:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By Drumaholic
Early new stamp Istanbul K.

Righteous sounding:

https://youtu.be/83P75Al4QlQ
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 10-03-2020, 04:19 AM
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Views: 224
Posted By Drumaholic
You rarely see a 23" Avedis these days

https://www.ebay.com/itm/VINTAGE-1950s-ZILDJIAN-AVEDIS-23-CYMBAL-played-by-Eugene-FATS-Heard/114438750514?hash=item1aa514c132:g:yxQAAOSwX59fdVc9
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-27-2020, 03:36 AM
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Views: 293
Posted By Drumaholic
They should have made an entire cymbal line based on this design

https://soundcloud.com/roundbadge_it/avedis-zildjian-22-vintage-prototype-2580-grams-300820-1530
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-25-2020, 12:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By Drumaholic
Zildjian 30" ride cymbal

https://youtu.be/3ngvxnloqNI
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-21-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,050
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: John Riley Plays His Old Ks

Video 2 is the one I mean. I think that both of those were probably new stamps. But that 22" was too much of an ice queen for my taste.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-20-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 261
Posted By Drumaholic
Old Walt is at it again

Check these out:



https://www.ebay.com/itm/K-ZILDJIAN-ISTANBUL-MATCHING-OLD-STAMP-HI-HAT-CYMBALS-MINT-JAZZ-THIN-c1950/293745250561?hash=item446494d101:g:~0kAAOSwk-BfZ51S
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-19-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,050
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: John Riley Plays His Old Ks

That left side 20" is the bomb. That 22" though......well let's just say that I saw that one at the drum show. I might have ridden on it for about 15 seconds and then just walked away from it.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-18-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,075
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: What to use to try to reduce scratches on a vintage cymbal?

Whew!
It's such a relief to hear that! And the serenity I got just from hearing that....Now I'm assured that I'll be able sleep peacefully tonight.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-16-2020, 09:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,075
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: What to use to try to reduce scratches on a vintage cymbal?

Do we really need to go through all this again now for a 2nd time?
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-11-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,162
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: Now THIS guy has some gorgeous K's!

Bring in the cymbal. When I play it I'll in situ then I'll let you know if its good or not.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 09-11-2020, 12:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 253
Posted By Drumaholic
Re: Best batter side triple flange hoop for vintage drum?

Welcome to the cymbal department. You evidently you made a wrong turn on your way here.
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