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Old 04-11-2013, 03:06 PM
mcdrummer mcdrummer is offline
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Default Re: Fake vintage cymbals???

Originally Posted by mountainhick View Post
Ajaha not even a close fake, it would need to be completely re-hammered and re-lathed., and even then probably would only fool a true fool. If it was your business to produce fakes, this is more effort that starting from scratch and not worth the energy.

The fake issue is already well documented. Fakes are nothing new, some photos unfortunately have disappeared, but have a look at Post #20
I don't know, about that, I've seen some pretty shady stuff at guitar center.
1958 Gretsch Kit
1966 Kent Kit
1969 Ludwig Standard Kit
1970 Rogers Power Tone Kit
1970's Ludwig Vistalite Kit
1994 Yamaha Maple Custom
2010 Yamaha Maple Custom
28 assorted snares (including some real crap)
and 1 really nice K Zildjian Istanbul
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