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Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-28-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 250
Posted By Ralf
Re: Wishing everyone love, safe and happiness

Hello,

all the best to all of you out there, too.

Conc. the Trixon kit: I'll NEVER understand how someone can play the 'rack toms' vice versa (like Billy Cobham and others).
Perhaps, because...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-28-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,804
Posted By Ralf
Re: STAR drums: new website coming soon

Hello drumfx,

Thanks for your compliment, appreciated!
Email sent back.

Ralf

NB: email sent to Drummerjohn333 as well.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-28-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,344
Posted By Ralf
Re: Lido Supreme...just a Lido with sour cream?

Excited

Excited



Hello,

I don't know why, but somehow this thread came up below my radar earlier.
Great story! It is a pleasure to listen to your writing, Sir.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-23-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,706
Posted By Ralf
Re: mij supreme drums who made these?

Hello,

Sorry to contradict (after all these years ...): World's Supreme Quality was a slogan used by Star, only. Not Pearl.

The Supreme drum kit from the TS is not made by Star: brackets of the...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-14-2020, 06:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,804
Posted By Ralf
Re: STAR drums: new website coming soon

Thank you, Del, appreciated greatly.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-12-2020, 05:47 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,804
Posted By Ralf
Re: STAR drums: new website coming soon

Hello,

Thanks for your comments.
@ jda: I don't want a 'catalog's competition' with Tama, 'cause Tama already has all the catalogs collected here:
https://www.tama.com/usa/support/catalogs/
...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-11-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,804
Posted By Ralf
Re: STAR drums: new website coming soon

Hi there,

I just like to inform that I have given my seven years old web page

www.star-drums.de

a refreshing relaunch, just on today. Hope that you get along with it.
The information...
Forum: For Sale 01-02-2020, 06:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 290
Posted By Ralf
Ludwig spare parts - no fake ;-)

Hello,

I'm offering here some spare parts from a former Ludwig cymbal boom arm stand (from the 80's?):
- the top section from the basic stand (support for the boom arm bar)
plus
- the...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 12-04-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 510
Posted By Ralf
Re: Kids Star Drums

Hello Brian,

Please, allow me to do some house advertising:
http://www.star-drums.de/html/_midget____cocktail_drums.html
;-)
Indeed, those kits are rare, as they obviously had to stand the...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 09-27-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,380
Posted By Ralf
Re: Star Drums

Here's a DIY instruction:
http://www.star-drums.de/html/-_bass_drum_decals.html

Concerning replica Star badges: please contact me via email:
contact (at) star-drums (dot) de

ST Drums...
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 06-10-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,781
Posted By Ralf
Re: Late 60's Early 70's Star in Blue Ripple

Hello,

Your restoration turned out great!

Cheers - Ralf

NB: email sent
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-30-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By Ralf
Re: REMO Skyntone drumheads vs RTOM moongel pads

I'm afraid this just solves half of the problem. The shown effect is a combination of colour AND oil ingredients of the moongel pad.
I could learn from REMO and RTOM, whom I both contacted in this...
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-29-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 542
Posted By Ralf
REMO Skyntone drumheads vs RTOM moongel pads

Hello,

I just wanted to share an experience I have made with the above mentioned combination:

After adding the pad, a few days later the shown effect arised. It's like something of the moongel...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-29-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 748
Posted By Ralf
Who can sell me three 'Royal Star' badges in round/silver?

Edit 2019-06-10: Job settled - I found three of the badges in the meantime !



Hello,

As my WTB posting hasn't brought me a result, I'd like to ask you guys here once again: has anyone three...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 03-15-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,110
Posted By Ralf
Re: Tromsa vox drums

Hello,

Acc. to my best knowledge there is no connection between Tromsa and Vox - but between Trixon and Vox.
Here's a link to a Trixon website:
http://www.trixondrums.de/trixon/trixon.htm

It...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 03-01-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,146
Posted By Ralf
Re: Royal Star badges (three) in round/ silver

Update 2019-06-10: I finally found three badges in the meantime.


Update 2019/03/01:

Almost 350 views - but really noone out there to sell it to me??
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 02-04-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,944
Posted By Ralf
Re: Vintage Ludwig 20s/30s?

That would have been my question about it.
The painting is beautiful and really a matching eyecatcher. Congrats on this little 'kit'.

Ralf
Forum: Wanted to Buy 01-26-2019, 02:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,146
Posted By Ralf
Re: Royal Star badges (three) in round/ silver

Update 2019/01/26:
still looking for three Royal Star badges ...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 01-08-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,146
Posted By Ralf
Re: Royal Star badges (three) in round/ silver

Hi Sean,

Thank you.
I've just sent you an email.

Cheers, Ralf
Forum: Wanted to Buy 01-06-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,146
Posted By Ralf
Royal Star badges (three) in round/ silver

Hello,

For my latest Star drum kit I'm in search of three 'Royal Star' badges, as the bass drum only has one until now. I need them for the two rack toms and the floor tom.

Copy of the required...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 10-26-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,200
Posted By Ralf
Re: Japanese Tension Rods

Hello,

I also assume that the ebay offer shows Star tension screws. These screws have tiny differences to other screws: the 'ring' below the square head is thicker and has no rounded edges and the...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 09-09-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 784
Posted By Ralf
Re: Star Snare throw off issues

Hello Erik,

Is there a spring on the center of the adjustment knob in place?
Should be there within the casing. If not, it's missing.
Please note my attachment (but my pic shows a replacement...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 09-09-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,171
Posted By Ralf
Re: Star Drum Experts Help Please

Hello,

Here you can find one (it's not the only one - but some of the 'better' Star kits used to have that):
http://www.tamadrum.co.jp/anniversary/expansion.php?cat_id=8&now=3
;)


That's...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-01-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 978
Posted By Ralf
Re: Star Badge - What Era?

Hello,

Almost everything is already said here. You guys are experts for Star as well! ;-)
I like to add that I didn't put this special badge to my website section of Star badges,
as I'm sure,...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-11-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,518
Posted By Ralf
Re: Old Star brand snare

Your's is the 'Professional model no. 8256' (in case of with 8 lugs) from the early 70s.

You can find your snare in this catalogue, on the left side:...
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