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Forum: Vintage Drums Today, 01:47 PM
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Re: Very early 7 line Roger’s Dynasonic! #1063

Dw, congrats on your early Dyna. Very cool. Love those Gretsch shells.

My earliest COB Dyna is a pre-badge paper tag #3489, no tone control. I have no idea where the sequence began.

My...
Forum: Vintage Drums Yesterday, 08:12 AM
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Posted By Powertone
Re: Buying advice: Slingerland Radio King

That should be a great playing drum. I wouldn’t let the alterations bother me if it sounds great. I would source some 50’s-60’s chrome or nickel over brass triple flange hoops and enjoy it. ...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-14-2019, 12:11 PM
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Posted By Powertone
Re: Happy Valentines Day - Show off those Red Drums !

2 Snares and one red drum head...
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 02-12-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By Powertone
Re: Rogers Mardi Gras Holiday

Thanks to all for your comments.
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 02-12-2019, 04:09 PM
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Posted By Powertone
Re: Rogers 6.5X14 Holiday in WMP

Thanks to all for your comments!
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 02-07-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By Powertone
Rogers Mardi Gras Holiday

Rogers Mardi Gras Holiday. My wife’s favorite Rogers drum.
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 02-07-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By Powertone
Rogers 6.5X14 Holiday in WMP

6.5x14 WMP Rogers Holiday. It does get played. Lugs were replaced with Jim Petty large B&B lugs. Worth every penny.
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 01-17-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 521
Posted By Powertone
Re: 1968 vintage Rogers Red Onyx Kit

Very nice! You get extra credit for the swan leg hardware!
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-05-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 63
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Posted By Powertone
Re: Vintage ends

Okay, I have to ask......
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-05-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 63
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Posted By Powertone
Re: Vintage ends

Everything that I have read re other collectibles defines vintage as 20-25 years old and from another era. Antique is defined as 100 years or older.
Forum: Vintage Drums 12-23-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By Powertone
Re: Merry Christmas To All!

Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays to all. Special thanks to our moderator Tommy for providing a great forum for sharing our collections and knowledge.
Forum: For Sale 12-22-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 452
Posted By Powertone
Re: 1966 Rogers Tower Snare Drum / WMP

Top shelf Tower from a top shelf seller at a great price! Good thing I didn’t see that WMP Powertone!
Forum: Vintage Drums 12-03-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By Powertone
Re: Ludwig & Ludwig Washers

Probably used as washers for the eyelets on single tension bass drums.
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-29-2018, 09:39 AM
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Posted By Powertone
Re: Rogers drum key

Absolutely an original key from the 60’s, and I suspect earlier 60’s rather than later.
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-28-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By Powertone
Re: Rogers drum key

If I remember correctly, the imprinted logo like yours, is an earlier key. The raised is later. I can’t assign any dates to when the keys changed. However both were used during the Covington era. ...
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-13-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By Powertone
Re: 90th

I never put a lot of stock in “limited edition” drums as an investment. I would value the 90th anniversary BB at what an Aldridge engraved BB is going for. John Aldridge did fantastic, detailed work...
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 11-06-2018, 06:44 AM
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Views: 903
Posted By Powertone
Re: 1965 Rogers SwingTime in Wine Red Ripple

Beautiful kit! Is that a 14” FT?

Good luck finding that matching snare. They are out there, but can be pricey.
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-06-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 767
Posted By Powertone
Re: Rogers Employee Signatures?

Unfortunately, many, or most, of the folks on that employee list are not around anymore. I think folks would be surprised at how small the factory was. Those Covington drums were made in a little...
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-03-2018, 06:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By Powertone
Re: Value my Black Beauty

Interesting drum that I know is a great playing drum. (It looks like someone enjoyed playing the heck out of that drum due to the wear.) So, am I seeing a total of 3 extra holes? Looks like two...
Forum: For Sale 10-28-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 334
Posted By Powertone
Forum: For Sale 10-27-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By Powertone
Re: Zildjian 13” A Custom Mastersound HiHats

Price reduced for a great set of hats.
Forum: For Sale 10-27-2018, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 334
Posted By Powertone
Re: Zildjian IAK 20” K Jazz Ride

Still available..... shipping can be an issue these days with a 20” running $20-$25. I will do $200 shipped here in the US for VDF members.
Forum: For Sale 10-26-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 174
Posted By Powertone
Forum: For Sale 10-25-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 174
Posted By Powertone
Zildjian 60’s 18” Crash Ride with Rivets

ON HOLD!


Classic 60’s Zildjian 18” crash ride with 6 nickel rivets. Great playing 50+ year old cymbal and would be great as a left side ride. 1839 grams. Excellent stick definition with...
Forum: For Sale 10-24-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 334
Posted By Powertone
Zildjian IAK 20” K Jazz Ride

SOLD! Thanks VDF!


Here’s one you won’t see everyday and a must have for you IAK collectors. K. Zildjian 20” Jazz Ride pre serial number aka IAK. At 1882 grams, this one is on the lighter side...
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