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Old 08-11-2019, 08:40 PM
johnnyringo johnnyringo is online now
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Default Premier XPK

I've been offered this Premier kit for $250. I think it's an XPK. I dig the finish, just not sure how they sound. Should I jump on it?
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Old 08-12-2019, 07:43 AM
jmcohen jmcohen is offline
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What’s with the floor tom? It looks like a giant bongo head is stretched on top? Weird.
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Old 08-12-2019, 09:50 AM
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$250? I'd have bought it and asked questions later!

A quick look around the web and I found all good reviews and nothing for 250. Heck, it's hard to find any full kit for that price! That one looks clean as well.
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Old 08-12-2019, 11:51 AM
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These are APK's. APK's have wrapped Meranti shells, whereas XPK's have Meranti shells with a lacquered birch outer layer. Not pro level, but a decent kit for the money.
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Old 08-12-2019, 10:43 PM
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They're worth $250, if only for the satin flame finish. I'm not a fan of oversized rack toms though. That's a a rubber muffler over the floor tom head, I think.
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Old 08-12-2019, 11:14 PM
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I suppose if they're good enough for Pierre van der Linden, I should go ahead and buy it.
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Old 08-15-2019, 10:25 AM
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Originally Posted by johnnyringo View Post
I suppose if they're good enough for Pierre van der Linden, I should go ahead and buy it.
https://youtu.be/FAdGIbESIo8
I find myself asking you this question a lot - did you buy the kit? Lol
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