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Old 02-01-2020, 01:48 PM
slingerfan slingerfan is offline
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Default Re: Slingerland Drums No City Label

Originally Posted by MutantMozart View Post
Good information, no these definitely would not be that model, I think it's an early Sprit model. The BD has metal hoops.
OK. Metal BD hoops would indicate Spirit model. 940xxx serials are consistent with later HSS era. According to Dr. Wenk the shell construction on early Spirits was 5-ply mahogany. Later HSS Spirit models were 7-ply mahogany with an interior ply of maple.
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