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Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-20-2018, 10:28 PM
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Posted By Closet drummer
Premier Cabria Exclusive Snare drum lug MK 1

Hey Guys,
I need a Premier Cabria snare drum lug. MK 1 old school style for 98-00 snare drum.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 04-29-2018, 12:41 PM
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Views: 240
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: Help identify the year of Premier drums

http://www.vintagedrumguide.com/premier_drumsets.html

check link for most useful scans but like like Mid 60's........
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 04-28-2018, 12:53 PM
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Views: 227
Posted By Closet drummer
Giving my Premier 1005 a good Bath and Polish !!

Giving my 1005 Snare (mid 70's) that goes with my 72 kit some love.....A good Dawn soak, Polish, Soak hardware in rust preventative, Lube and reassemble with new heads !! Would love to have a 1035...
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-27-2018, 05:02 PM
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Views: 220
Posted By Closet drummer
Proper position of WFL type "Flat" snare stand

OK another stupid question,Ive been picking up more vintage hardware for my vintage kit....won't be gigging with it so just want the stands to also be vintage for the vibe,instead of all the later...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 03-27-2018, 04:27 PM
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Posted By Closet drummer
Re-Wrap Question

I have a Premier Bass drum that needs to be Re-wrapped. A Re-wrap is something i haven't done before so i want to practice a time or two before deciding whether or not I will re-wrap my Vintage drum...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 03-23-2018, 12:38 PM
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Posted By Closet drummer
WTB Premier 70's Lokfast Snare and cymbal stands

Hey Guys,
I'm looking for these to mate with my 72 kit. I have a hi hat stand. so I'm looking for two straight stands, and snare stand,in the US hopefully.

thanks
Earl
Forum: For Sale 03-23-2018, 12:20 PM
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Posted By Closet drummer
Forum: For Sale 03-17-2018, 10:07 PM
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Forum: For Sale 03-17-2018, 10:05 PM
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Views: 272
Posted By Closet drummer
Forum: For Sale 03-17-2018, 10:05 PM
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Views: 272
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Forum: Vintage Drums 03-15-2018, 06:48 PM
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Posted By Closet drummer
Re: Before you buy on VDF - Read This

My Name is Earl Austin. I'm a Blues musician,Hammond B-3 player ( drummer wanna be )
I'm starting to list some things for sale so I'll post my details.
My Ebay names are: Sixtiesmusclecarguy and...
Forum: For Sale 03-15-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 188
Posted By Closet drummer
Kinda Vintage ? 80's 1st Generation Pearl Free floating Snare 14x6.5 COS

So, I'm selling some of My Vintage ?? Drums..I'll remove post if this isn't considered vintage.......You can't keep them all..Here is a 1985 Pearl Free Floating 14 x 6.5 Chrome over Steel Snare.It...
Forum: For Sale 03-15-2018, 06:18 PM
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Posted By Closet drummer
Japanese 60's White marine Pearl 14" Snare- just enough yellow- $90 OBO

So, I'm selling some of My Vintage Drums....You can't keep them all..Here is a Vintage 60's Japanese made White Marine Pearl finished Snare. 8 Lug. I was going to mate this with my Premier Kit but...
Forum: For Sale 03-15-2018, 06:04 PM
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Posted By Closet drummer
SOLD-Rogers restored Brooks-Mays Era 14" Piccolo snare-$100

SOLD !!!!!You can't keep them all... here is a Brooks-Mays Era Rogers Piccolo Snare. These were only made for about a year so they are few and far between , Before Yamaha took over and Quality went...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-06-2018, 04:09 PM
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Views: 385
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: I can't resist a nice sparkling pearl MIJ kit

Cool,
I've got a matching Orange Sparkle snare MIJ to match that kit..... I haven't restored it yet......I just couldn't resist buying it when i saw it.....
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-21-2018, 10:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 275
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: I picked up some Premiers-Trying to date them?

Also, I found the date Sep 65 inside.... duh..... there’s Also a P stamped in there . What does that mean?
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-21-2018, 12:51 AM
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Views: 275
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: I picked up some Premiers-Trying to date them?

Cool....I have confirmed 1965 Hollywood Ace !! I actually found an old" For Sale" AD with MY DRUMS IN IT !! where the guy who I bought it from had bought the kit from....
and he had more info...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-21-2018, 12:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 275
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: I picked up some Premiers-Trying to date them?

Its looking like its a Hollywood Ace.....I need to check the plys i quess because it has eight lugs so not a student, and no Radio King strainer or Artist strainer, as those would be solid shells as...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-21-2018, 12:17 AM
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Views: 275
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: I picked up some Premiers-Trying to date them?

More pics of Slingerland Snare Drum.... also trying to determine its model and Age.....After Looking at the Badge style 1962-70.....and Strainer style 63-78.... and serial number placement on Dr Carl...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-20-2018, 11:15 PM
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Views: 275
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: I picked up some Premiers-Trying to date them?

Pics of Interior and Three Plys with Rings......

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Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-20-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 275
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: I picked up some Premiers-Trying to date them?

Thanks for the responses guys. They appear to be the African Mahogany with three plys and rings, also sizes are 22x14 , 12x8 , and 14x14 ....I will post some more pics later today...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-19-2018, 08:21 PM
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Views: 9,824
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: This is the Display Your Premier Drums Thread

Here are some pics of a Kit I just got.....Trying to gather some info... I posted a new thread so i wont clog this one with a bunch of pics, but I have some questions for the Premier Guru's out...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-19-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 275
Posted By Closet drummer
I picked up some Premiers-Trying to date them?

Hey Gang,
I picked up a set of White Marine Pearl Premiers, and I'm trying to correctly Date them and fiqure out which series they are.
I have been through the Catalogs here on the Forum ( Great...
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 11-28-2017, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 255
Posted By Closet drummer
Re: 14" Zildjian Cymbal question w' 50's small stamp

Thank You sir.
I will measure the hole and weigh it..... I'll let you know, and ill look hard at it for any ink left.
thanks
Earl
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 11-28-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 255
Posted By Closet drummer
14" Zildjian Cymbal question w' 50's small stamp

I'm Ignorant in this area. How do you tell a 14" Crash Cymbal from a Hi Hat top or bottom?
I have 14" zildjian with a 50's small stamp it appears..... that came with a kit I bought that was being...
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