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Forum: Vintage Drums 09-06-2021, 01:40 AM
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Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your Ludwig Drum Thread

I picked up this marching bass and snare this past winter
from some folks in Babylon Long Island they were part of a van load of similar shells

I wanted to try and build a kit from these two...
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-29-2021, 10:56 PM
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Views: 57,192
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your Ludwig Drum Thread

Thanks Dan, It really is in nice condition it came with it's own hard leather case that too is super clean
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-29-2021, 10:51 PM
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Posted By Kenwood
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-27-2021, 05:35 PM
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Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your Ludwig Drum Thread

A few retired Ludwig marchers
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-21-2021, 04:03 AM
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Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your Ludwig Drum Thread

a few of mine
the mod orange started with three blue/olive badged born together toms with moderate fade. It was tough to find a blue/olive bass drum that was reasonably affordable with a similar...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-17-2021, 11:12 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

Hello again Olimpass,
My bass drum shell has a slight fade going on as well when compared to the original hoops
which I switched out for the black

I have this other C.B.700 project here that I...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-17-2021, 06:39 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

Hello Olimpass,
I have seen those same Pearl made drums
badged as C.B. 700, Jet, Cortley, Bradley and Royce there are most likely others as well.

I had a few partials here, that I decided to...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 07-31-2021, 08:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 409
Posted By Kenwood
Re: That great Kent Sound

Hello Wayne to my knowledge so far
When Kent started running out of the two ply maple shells
they did import the Asian mahogany shells from Star but otherwise continued to use authentic Kent...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-23-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,611
Posted By Kenwood
Re: Ludwig Black Panther

Hello Erik Thank you for the reply It was my pleasure to participate
I have never heard before, that the better shells were used for the BP
What I have always heard was the thing about the citrus...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-13-2021, 08:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,611
Posted By Kenwood
Re: Ludwig Black Panther

I always thought some mod orange kits were also recovered with the black panther along with citrus mod?
I must have got my "mods" mixed up

These players of mine were a little scuffed and rusted ...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-13-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 959
Posted By Kenwood
Re: I this snare

Could it be a vintage Premier snare ?
the snare gate and round ears on the hoops looks like it might be
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-11-2021, 08:01 PM
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Views: 206
Posted By Kenwood
WTB Champagne sparkle Kent floor tom

16" with separate lugs for each side like this one
I searched for a few years before finding the one pictured
and then it was lost in shipping and never arrived.
worse still, was my seller...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-10-2021, 12:07 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

Hello Dan I just could never spend super huge money for a single kit.
I think the most I spent on a single kit were these Superstars
http://www.vintagedrumforum.com/showthread.php?t=56042
I only...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-27-2021, 08:09 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

Hello Dan Thank You very kindly for your comments pal
not sure we could measure up to any world status
but the current display has to be one of the larger in the New England area
all one needs is...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-27-2021, 12:41 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

Dan yes indeed these particular Crown badges used by Hoshino Kougyou are a thing where you either love them or you hate them They are one of my personal favorites.
"Crown" was used by a few...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-24-2021, 10:30 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

Mark these Crown badged drums by Hoshino Kougyou
are sort of the same color with a different pattern

I initially found only the ten lug bass drum and three toms (all eight lug)

I looked for...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-23-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

Dan yes the lugs on the snare drum I have
match the snare drum pictured here in the red sparkle



the snare drum pictured in the tiger sparkle
has the correct lugs to match the rest of my...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-22-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

This kit for the most part at least, was never badged
but is built by Hoshino Kougyou
the Marquis badged snare came along first and only cost me a measly five dollars
the bass and toms came...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-16-2021, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,127
Posted By Kenwood
Re: Vintage Tempo kit

This first pic is a Tempo badged 3 pc kit built by Pearl
would sure like to find both the Star and the Hoshino Kougyou built versions
the second pic is a 4 pc "Tempro" pro badged kit also built...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-09-2021, 11:01 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 71,300
Posted By Kenwood
Re: This is the Display Your MIJ Drums Thread

These are U.S.Mercury badged, Sonor cloned drums by Star
in the fibre gold pearl (bamboo like)
it started with just the snare, my New Jersey seller for it,
put me on to a second seller in...
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-23-2021, 09:47 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 52,415
Posted By Kenwood
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 04-21-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 577
Posted By Kenwood
Re: President set tiger eye

Are all president kits made with the resin shells?
The gold grain pearl wrap is beautiful as are the other colors with that pattern.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 04-17-2021, 08:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,609
Posted By Kenwood
Re: Pics of my restored CB700 kit w/ wrist watch lugs

Hello Jimmy I had already done the stain on a kit with similar wood
and was only luke warm at best on my end result.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-13-2021, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,729
Posted By Kenwood
Re: CitriStrip fail-learn from Dean

I had excellent results with the graffiti remover on enamel paint
over silver sparkle wraps I tried citi-strip once on the same paint over wmp and the paint came off but slightly melted into the...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-13-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,586
Posted By Kenwood
Re: Slingerland Re-wrap opinions

Tom I would not re-wrap them at all
the three shells outwardly look very well matched to me
work on the adhesive residue as drumfx has suggested and go with the wood look
maximize your resale by...
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