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Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-20-2015, 07:35 PM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Re: Here's Some Pics of Baxter Drums...

Very interesting stuff - it makes me wonder just how many kits like this were made? There must have been hundreds of them at one time, where have they all gone? Why is there not more known about...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-19-2015, 08:53 PM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Re: Here's Some Pics of Baxter Drums...

Hi thomasehirshiii,

The shell sizes are 12, 14, and 20". Very interesting about the stencil information (Pearl or Hoshino...these certainly appear older than what I have been reading about...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-19-2015, 10:15 AM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Re: Here's Some Pics of Baxter Drums...

Hey Drummerjohn333,

Thanks for writing - your kit looks fantastic!
Yes, I might consider getting a second maple hoop to match the other one. One side of my bass drum has the correct Baxter...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-19-2015, 10:09 AM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Re: Repair of Vintage Japanese Tom Mount...

Here's a quick picture of the repaired item...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-18-2015, 04:06 PM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Re: Repair of Vintage Japanese Tom Mount...

I found someone locally who does welding - he had a mobile repair truck, and was willing to do such a small job. Now the mount is solid as a rock!

Here's some pics of the kit:...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-18-2015, 04:03 PM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Here's Some Pics of Baxter Drums...

Here's a few pictures of a kit. I don't read much about Baxter drums, what little I can find is that they were perhaps made in the 80's or 90's?

This kit certainly screams 60's or 70's, just by...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-13-2015, 05:51 PM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Re: Repair of Vintage Japanese Tom Mount...

Thanks everyone,


Hmmm...not sure if it's white-metal and can't be welded, or if my solution might work or not? I guess thomasehirshiii has an interesting take on it - that simply filling in the...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-12-2015, 10:36 PM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Re: Repair of Vintage Japanese Tom Mount...

Thanks to the two of you,

Kenwood, you gave an excellent description of the manufacturing method. My pin is "peaned" not in a cross pattern, but in two parallel lines. I wonder if there is...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-12-2015, 05:41 PM
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Views: 1,689
Posted By iluvchiclets
Repair of Vintage Japanese Tom Mount...

Hi all,

I wanted to ask the experience of the forum before taking a torch to my old tom mount!

I have attached a picture of the item I want to repair - drummers will certainly recognize it as...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-15-2014, 11:42 AM
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Views: 1,120
Posted By iluvchiclets
Re: Parts for Silvertone Drum Set

Just thought I would let everyone know I found a local seller who is offering me an older "Pro-pedal" hi-hat stand....appears to be just what I need.

Look forward to learning more on this forum.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 05-14-2014, 07:17 AM
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Posted By iluvchiclets
Parts for Silvertone Drum Set

My first post!

I am learning a bit about early 60s and 70s drums after starting to restore a Silvertone kit. It's my only retro-kit, and I realize that I could easily spend a bit more more and...
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