Vintage Drum Forum the best vintage drum forum on the Internet - Vintage Drum History - Vintage Drum Questions

Go Back   Vintage Drum Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 487
Search took 0.27 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: fungus amungus
Forum: General Drum Questions 03-04-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Looking for Orphan shells

I'm looking for orphan 19 year old blonds in French maid outfits and big hooters...if ya'll find any, remember da' fungus. PayPal only! Excited
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-02-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,420
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Not Good - How bad is this?

Plus 1 on Frondelli, a true craftsman! Break out the old tape measure to checkout the roundness, should be in the neighborhood of 21.875" if the bass drum is 22". It's wood, so don't freakout if it's...
Forum: For Sale 02-29-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,578
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Drums-Cymbals-Hardware

Thanks EMD! Really hated selling that one, but I hate selling any of my stuff, LOL!

Just a heads up, will be listing a LOT of Paiste Cymbals very soon...having to relocate & going to liquidate...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 02-12-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,750
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Advice on a stripped thread

You can buy a small tap at your local hardware/tool store & do this yourself...very quick & very simple. Just my 2 cents.
Dan
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-12-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,610
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: What is the definition of a real drum builder as opposed to a Drum assembler?

Well said Mikey! There are few people with the resources to manufacture shells, it is a very large front end investment that can suck the profits out of a small start-up business. Besides, you want...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-11-2012, 04:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,140
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: KnuckleHead Bocote Custom Snare

Thanks man! Got a lot of experience rubbing oil into hard wood when I was a kid...guess it paid off!
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-11-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,610
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: What is the definition of a real drum builder as opposed to a Drum assembler?

Creation is creation, people do it for different reasons. I started building because I could no longer play due to physical issues & also because I wanted a 14" floor for my Gretsch kit & didn't want...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-11-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 837
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Zoomatic Washer

Hey John,
If you're to take her apart through the "Zoomy Fix" spring in there while your at it. It will help with the tension issues in the Zoomy. It'll squeak a little when adjusting but will...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-11-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,610
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: What is the definition of a real drum builder as opposed to a Drum assembler?

Damn man, you truly have some anger issues! I have never attacked or said anything derogatory about anyone EVER on this site...EVER! I give my opinions & they are my opinions & I support the members...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-11-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,610
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: What is the definition of a real drum builder as opposed to a Drum assembler?

I want to apologize if I've seemed a bit testy lately on some of my reply's or threads. Going thru some domestic issues & I may have transfered some aggression towards people who don't deserve...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-11-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,140
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: KnuckleHead Bocote Custom Snare

Thanks James! I like contrast between shiny/satin & nature/industrial. Too many guys already make the "bright & shiny" thing...I like a vintage look with modern hardware.



Thanks man! Actually...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-11-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,140
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: KnuckleHead Bocote Custom Snare

BTW, here's a pic of bunny's drum.
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-11-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,140
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: KnuckleHead Bocote Custom Snare

Sometimes I'll buy a shell with the basic edges cut, sometimes I cut them myself on my router table. Depends on what shell the customer wants, some guys have found & bought shells that already have...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-10-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,700
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Paiste Drums?

Crap? Jeff made the "Spirit of 2002'", made Steve Smith's snares, Carter Beauford snares, Dennis Chamber's snares (no matter what anyone one says) & was Bonzo's drum tech. I guess it's time to get...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-10-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,140
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: KnuckleHead Bocote Custom Snare

I'm a NuckelHead & my drums are NuckelHeads...Nick can spell it anyway he likes. He's a great guy to deal with & I built him a great drum...very proud of this one!

For the record, it is...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-10-2012, 04:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,700
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Paiste Drums?

OMG...would trade everything I've got for even a small kit!
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-10-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,655
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: I miss the small stores

I miss 3 old shops, Nuncies (home of the "Drum Evangelist" he-he Gary Asher), Birmingham Percussion Center (my buddy Hugh Carpenter's shop) & MMI Music in Mobile.

Nuncies is where I got my first...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-09-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,610
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: What is the definition of a real drum builder as opposed to a Drum assembler?

OK, I guess it's time for me to take the lure & head for the other end of the lake...i.e., bait received, bait taken.

Custom and/or Boutique are idiotic terms that customers expect to justify...
Forum: For Sale 02-09-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,578
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Drums-Cymbals-Hardware

Thank you so much, you & the other folks that have bought stuff from me know I'm not a flipper. I loved the 2 drums you bought & had no intention of selling them...guess you could see that. There...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-09-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,021
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Slingerland Buddy 4x14.....Help!

Hey Gravy!
You have what I call a Road Kill snare, that just means you have an open slate to recreate this as you see fit. It just needs some love & a few $'s but will be an outstanding drum. Shell...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 02-09-2012, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 900
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: restoring a slingerland 1963 snare

Very good advise! The Concert Kings are GREAT DRUMS! The only thing I can add to barjack's reply is to be patient & educate yourself. Not sure if you know about the Sister Site "Vintage Drum Guide",...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-09-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,401
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Need a laugh???

Funny Stuff!

Remember reading about a guy that got tired of giving Christmas presents to his ungrateful, spoiled relatives. Went out & took his Christmas Present money & spent it all on cheap wine...
Forum: For Sale 02-08-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,578
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Drums-Cymbals-Hardware

Thanks Mike!
I don't lie about my stuff & very happy that you're happy. That little baby was a very nice snare & I think you got a great deal! Appreciate the support, seems like there's a little...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-07-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,415
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Madonna's Drum Line? Guess Who?

Would have been nice to see a top line D&B Corp Drumline, these guys are the best of the best from all the Universities, I played with the Charioteers, a junior corp from Alabama, not sure if they're...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-06-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,654
Posted By fungus amungus
Re: Okay, What am I not seeing here?

I'll check, do you want Double enders or Single enders? I know I've got some 1" DE's not sure about 1.125" will check & get back.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 487

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:57 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2009 VSDwebdesign