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Forum: Wanted to Buy 04-20-2020, 04:38 PM
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Posted By Butchie
WTB: Gretsch Gladstone Floor Tom Leg Mount

Looking for one 1950's Gretsch Gladstone floor tom leg mount.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 10-03-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,071
Posted By Butchie
Re: WTB: JCR Snare Drum, Plus.

Yes JCR also made congas, bongos, timbales, etc. The others were also boutique makers of latin musical instruments. JCR was based out of the Bronx and Jr Tirado and SOS were Brooklynites. Right now...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 10-03-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,071
Posted By Butchie
WTB: JCR Snare Drum, Plus.

Looking for a JCR (maker of latin musical instruments) snare drum. Also I'm always in the market for Junior Tirado, Timba Ismael, Cuban congas, JCR, Skin on Skin and most other vintage latin congas,...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 07-07-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,221
Posted By Butchie
WTB Latin Percussion Catalogs

Looking to buy Latin Percussion (LP) and any other latin percussion instrument maker catalogs, especially pre 1990.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 05-24-2018, 12:00 AM
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Views: 1,028
Posted By Butchie
WTB Zildjian Timbale Cymbals

Looking to buy a Zildjian Azuka Salsa Timbale cymbal and the Azuka Timbale cymbal, 16" and 18". PM me, Thanks.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 05-20-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,163
Posted By Butchie
Re: WTB Vintage Bongos, Timbales

I'm more in the market for bongos, they don't take up much room. Vintage always vintage. When I hit the lottery I'll hit you up for some of your beauties, lol.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 05-19-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,163
Posted By Butchie
WTB Vintage Bongos, Timbales

Hi all. I'm looking to buy traditional latin vintage bongos such as Gon Bops, Valje, LP's, old unidentified, not drum kit bongos. Those I seek are made of wood with no wrap. I'm also in the market...
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-07-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,080
Posted By Butchie
Re: Big Band Kits IN L.A.

A few sentences without "drum" in it and someone is offended, sad.
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-02-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,080
Posted By Butchie
Re: Big Band Kits IN L.A.

Wow so you basically have a new 50's mic! I also have one I got with a kit I bought from an 89 year old drummer. Unfortunately he beat the heck out of it. It works but it is uuuuugly.
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-02-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,080
Posted By Butchie
Re: Big Band Kits IN L.A.

Yes Verlander pitched excellent with 14 k's (Yankee killer) but yes Yankees pitching combined got 13 k's not too shabby. Like I said great series. Oh, Native New Yawker here, I bleed pinstripes, lol....
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-02-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,080
Posted By Butchie
Re: Big Band Kits IN L.A.

Thank you Zach. By the way a great series Yankees/Astros.
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-02-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,080
Posted By Butchie
Big Band Kits IN L.A.

On Craigslist for sale several big band kits (20's-40's) at Studio City. Check L.A. on Craigslist. Sorry I don't know how to post the link.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 04-30-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,466
Posted By Butchie
Re: WTB JCR Mini Timbales

Cuquito thanks for the great pictures of some very rare drums, I especially like the timbalitos. In the 90's I mentioned to Caly that I saw a set of his brass timbalons at a music shop in the Bronx...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 04-29-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,466
Posted By Butchie
Re: WTB JCR Mini Timbales

Again Mendozart and Ramon5454 I am sorry but you must admit it looked as if Ramon5454 was pitching the timbs to Mendozart who in turn showed interest. I have experienced getting burned on another...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 04-28-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,466
Posted By Butchie
Re: WTB JCR Mini Timbales

For those who saw my prior post I apologize if I offended anyone. I hope that what I believed was taking place wasn't.
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-26-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 574
Posted By Butchie
VAT, Tariffs, Customs, Taxes?

Sorry if this has been asked before but has anyone purchased drums from Europe and paid any VAT, tariffs, taxes, customs charges, etc? I read that the carrier will or may not collect these charges...
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-25-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,086
Posted By Butchie
Re: VDF members meet @ CT Drum Show at Big Blue ?

Sounds like a good time, thanks!
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-23-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,086
Posted By Butchie
Re: VDF members meet @ CT Drum Show at Big Blue ?

Any drums of interest besides Big Blue? How was the turnout? I ask only because about 20 years ago I attended my one and only drum show at I think it was called The Peppermint Lounge in Pa. It was...
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-22-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,461
Posted By Butchie
Re: Padded Drum Bags

K.O. I agree the handle is not my favorite but as you said they work for me.
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-21-2018, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,461
Posted By Butchie
Re: Padded Drum Bags

I checked out the Galaxy and Tuxedo lines and I decided to go with Drum Seekers. More padding than Galaxy and Tuxedo and were less expensive than Ahead and PR. I did find that they were a little...
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-20-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,461
Posted By Butchie
Padded Drum Bags

Looking to buy some protection for my snares, strictly for storing not gigging. I like Ahead, Protection Racket and Drum Seeker but I believe they have too much padding (very limited space) and a...
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-20-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,741
Posted By Butchie
Re: The timbales the started it all back in 1939-1940's

Cuco, those are beautiful timbales. Are they 13" and 14"?
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-17-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,509
Posted By Butchie
Re: Nice Surprise!

Sorry guys, gals, I'm having some issues. Can I send the photos to someone to post for me please?
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-16-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,509
Posted By Butchie
Re: Nice Surprise!

Sorry posting images keep failing.
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-16-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,509
Posted By Butchie
Re: Nice Surprise!

As promised here are photos of my restored 20's Black Beauty. I did what I could by removing the foil contact paper and gold paint from the shell but I knew it could be better. Mike Curroto offered...
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