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Forum: Vintage Drums Yesterday, 11:51 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Camco

a few things don't look right.
Bottom rims look non original.
Finish looks like it has been redone.
White painted interior is usually a wrapped kit.
Bass drum hoops with inlay (WMP) are suspect....
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-04-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 149
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: 1967 Ludwig Super Sensitive Restoration

nice job.
Just wondering, you went that far as stripping it clean, why not just buff the aluminum to a chrome like shine?
I am just wondering if it is going to pit all over again.
Would hate to...
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-20-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 237
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: 3 reinforcement rings?

Thanks for the info Slingerfan.
Good to know.
Sorry for mis-info Drumwhacker.

Wayne
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-18-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 237
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: 3 reinforcement rings?

I believe radiokings had some shells with 3 rings

Wayne
Forum: For Sale 11-12-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,037
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: 1959 Ludwig (Transition Badges) Kit & Ludwig B/O early 70s Super Sensitve

Hi John,
Glad to see you are "alive and as well as can be"
Miss you on here also. Good luck with this sale.
It shouldn't last long.
Super price.
And Big Blue Says hello and get better.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-30-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 647
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: 30s pioneer at auction

That's a deep snare.
8" ?
Nice , cool badge

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-28-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Engraved Snare Drums

Hi Bob,
it was mentioned in the article.

NSMD: How did you get involved with Joyful Noise Drums?

“Kurt Waltrip (Joyful Noise) called me when he was thinking about building his drums. He...
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-23-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Engraved Snare Drums

great article.
Does the Nashville store still sell them?
Does anyone know of the name?
I will be in Nashville first week of November.

Thanks
Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-22-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Engraved Snare Drums

7 wonders of the drummer's world.
Beauties.
Wayne
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-14-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 742
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Wrap repair hack

CRB,
just curious , why didn't you just take a picture of your drum instead of a google photo?
Probably would match even closer. Great idea by the way.
Wayne
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-10-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: How do I clean a Black Beauty

I agree with Hoppy, good advice.
I use blue dawn mixed with water and wipe down and dry with terry cloth.
Nice drum Hoppy, yours looks so much blacker than mine, all though yours is younger maybe...
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-02-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: A little help with a possible unicorn snare

I also see red near calf skin on top near throw and also back of throw.
That would be a major fade if it is faded.
Better pictures would be nice of course.
Cool drum, let the experts chime in on...
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-23-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,215
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: This Is The Least Active Forum Ever

Boo

I think it's a great forum.BTW

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-19-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Marketplace Ludwig Rocker kit $50

A steal
Looks like a S/L series kit.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-19-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Greetings/Wine Red Ripple Powertone Info

Time Capsule right there, wow

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-16-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: First post: Ludwig on Craigslist - Rocker?

Yep ,What KO said and who knows what's under the blanket.

Wayne
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-10-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 685
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Think you're flexible??

No probably not, I have too many round ones.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-04-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,246
Posted By DRUMR69
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-03-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,246
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Why so many of us like the Acrolite snare drums

Hi BEC, just curious which Acrolite was it? Keystone , B/O, black, if you remember.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-30-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,246
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Why so many of us like the Acrolite snare drums

I with you guys, Leedybdp you have some nice wood snares there.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-30-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,292
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Beautiful, or just grandma’s linoleum?

Yes jmcohen, those look like the tweener as you call it.
Those are the ones I was talking about also that look better in person.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-25-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,292
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Beautiful, or just grandma’s linoleum?

They actually look nicer in person.
Pictures don’t do it justice.
I like them , my 2 cents.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-16-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 303
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Supra Phonic 1965

I have seen a couple without pitting but would say most have pitting.
That one is in real great shape.
Might be able to see on one of the holes if it is aluminum or brass by the edge of hole.
Some...
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-15-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 903
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Identification...Ludwig Thermogloss Over Natural Mahogany?

The one that you sent a link on Reverb does look more like Mahogany grained.
Interiors are clear. Natural finish Mahogany color 701 from catalog(1979) which I mentioned earlier in previous post. I...
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-14-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 903
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Identification...Ludwig Thermogloss Over Natural Mahogany?

Yes agree it would be better with more pictures.
Maybe picture with head off and the edges.
It does look a lot lighter then the catalog picture for sure.
Nice looking kit by the way.
Wayne
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