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Forum: Vintage Drums 10-17-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By longjohn
Re: Slingerland snare basement find, not sure next move

If the wrap is not salvageable to your satisfaction maybe look at some "Mirror Chrome" wrap from Jammin Sam's... worked for me... wont cost the earth either,,

Cheers
John
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-17-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 176
Posted By longjohn
Re: 1920's Leedy Engraved Elite

Great work Michael.. and obviously a very rewarding outcome for you... Love seeing these historic pieces being brought back to their former glory...

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-30-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,197
Posted By longjohn
Re: Show Off Your Silver Sparkle

'68 keystones... wish I'd hung on to...

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-28-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,315
Posted By longjohn
Re: Hello......Is This Thing Working?

Maybe Rotarded should change his name to Rotated, ?

Cheers John
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-25-2020, 12:41 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,315
Posted By longjohn
Re: Hello......Is This Thing Working?

Yes.. one of the few places left that we don't need a mask... Cheers
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-25-2020, 12:23 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,315
Posted By longjohn
Re: Hello......Is This Thing Working?

Not sure but they seem to turnover quite a bit.... I have one too.. ;)

Cheers
John
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 09-18-2020, 01:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By longjohn
Re: We're does get parts for a canister throne?

Try contacting Jim Moritz at Chicago Drums.... He is currently building replicas.... Nice too.. he'd have parts,,

Cheers
John
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-18-2020, 01:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 738
Posted By longjohn
Re: Where is Johnny Ringo?

Best wishes to you and your wife JR.... Speedy recovery...

Am able to relate closely to your predicament... (My wife has been in hospital since 2nd of July.suffering from severe depression) I have...
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-01-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 717
Posted By longjohn
Re: It's all about keeping time!

Cool clock... I had seen this before recently...

(Prime candidate for a badge or logo) .
Cheers
John
Forum: General Drum Questions 08-14-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 855
Posted By longjohn
Re: Do you see what I see in photo?

Looks to be just a single Crash or ride on the HH stand..

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-02-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,549
Posted By longjohn
Re: Star "Midget" Set In a WMP w/10x10 Floor!

Nice work... Never sighted a Blue set before..

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-30-2020, 03:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 819
Posted By longjohn
Re: Doug Clifford's CCR Camco kit.

No Way would I have sat way up there... looks very dodgy indeed...

John
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-14-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 553
Posted By longjohn
Re: Star Midget Kit Saved

Had that exact model kit for my kids back in the 70's, same finish too. There is an earlier thread in here somewhere..

Cheers
John
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Forum: Vintage Drums 07-05-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 848
Posted By longjohn
Re: Slingerland Blue Flame

If it has the 3 lines & is 60's. 70's then the Snare is COB...

Cheers
John
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 07-05-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,011
Posted By longjohn
Re: 1977 Slingerland Blakrome

Super Rock Kit, Looks great... I still have mine too purchased new... But I
no longer have all of the stands..

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-30-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 448
Posted By longjohn
Re: Apollo Megatone pre Tama King Beat

Nice condition on the snare... The stand looks like Slingerland origin??

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-29-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 807
Posted By longjohn
Re: T-rod ID help--old school rods

Amazing catalogue…. (Not seen by me before).. Thanks
John
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-23-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By longjohn
Re: How many of you are still friends with old bandmates?

I have a few ex band members from the 70's that are like family. This particular band was together only for a few years but each continued with other bands. We always stayed in touch and always get...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-21-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,339
Posted By longjohn
Re: Leedy Project Begins

Nice work.. they'll look nice with the kit..

Cheers
John
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-11-2020, 03:15 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,070
Posted By longjohn
Re: Is Anyone Still Using This Forum?

Check in here for a browse most days.... But I've learned so much Keep on Pl from this forum over the yearsCoffee Break2Coffee Break2Coffee Break2 … I don't have as many questions as I once did..
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Forum: General Drum Questions 06-09-2020, 05:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,074
Posted By longjohn
Re: Celebrating 14 years on VDF!

Years fly by quickly when we are having fun.. congrats.

Cheers Mark...

John
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-31-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By longjohn
Re: Joao Palma (1943-2016)

Great groove.... used to play along with this track way back when it was all over the airwaves...
Cheers
John
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 05-24-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,427
Posted By longjohn
Re: Slingerland Smoky Pearl

Looks like someone painted the existing kit.. just so to accommodate inclusion of the brand x? concert tom..

Cheers
John
Forum: General Drum Questions 05-20-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,674
Posted By longjohn
Re: How will live music performance change in the (near) future?

No problem with your post O-Lugs,
It was headed in the right direction.

Cheers
John
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-28-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,639
Posted By longjohn
Re: Drum pedal Trowa

With all due respect Spiker... Your translation to the English language is not so good...
I suggest that you post here in your native language ... and allow someone here to translate …

Cheers ...
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