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Forum: General Drum Questions 04-07-2015, 12:28 PM
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Smile Slingerland Snare Case

I love these hard cases with the Slingerland badge on them... I have a few that I've tricked out with foam inserts. I also have a slingerland stencil that I use for white spray paint.

Forum: General Drum Questions 09-25-2014, 02:46 PM
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Re: Cant decide....

Unsure if it is original
I believe is original
As far as I can tell
There seems to be no extra holes

This is the most confident description I've ever seen. I'm ready to throw down. DOH
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-08-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,224
Re: Really Off Topic Question

I turn 24 in November, I started collecting after my drum instructor sold me a WMP Super Gene Krupa Slingerland snare several years ago.

Forum: General Drum Questions 08-11-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,017
Re: eBay question... opinion sought!

Check your paypal account for the buyers email address. Maybe he/she will respone via their personal email instead.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 08-11-2014, 12:15 AM
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Views: 1,054
Re: Radio King Tom Parts

Yes, the ones with clips.

Forum: Wanted to Buy 08-06-2014, 02:33 PM
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Views: 1,054
Post Radio King Tom Parts

Currently working on a 13" radio king tom


13" Radio King Hoops, top and bottom
Tone Control
Diamond Plate
Large Beaver Tail Lugs

Pretty much everything :)
Forum: For Sale 07-30-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 928
Re: Project shells


Forum: For Sale 07-29-2014, 04:57 PM
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Views: 928
Post Project shells

Hey folks

I have a few project shells for sale, these drums are used and have various issues. I have pictures ready to email.

Blue sparkle CB-700 toms 12 and 13"
Slingerland 40's marching...
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-15-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 680
Re: If you are unsure how to properly set up a snare drum...

There is something wrong with the way eBay shows "sold" listings. I have had items that have ended with no bidding or offers and they came up as sold in advanced search. I always take it with a grain...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 07-09-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,742
Re: Newest Project Radio King Marching Drum!

I finally got around to restoring this drum. I just graduated from Portland State and spent most of last weekend working on it. Still needs some work, I messed up the stain on one side and will have...
Forum: General Drum Questions 07-09-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,213
Re: Need help In identifying two drums I have

Ahh yes thank you, I was thinking of the other brass badge. My mistake
Forum: General Drum Questions 07-09-2014, 11:48 AM
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Views: 1,213
Re: Need help In identifying two drums I have

The Slingerland drum was built from 1955-59, looks like the gold dog tag badge from the photos. Marching drums aren't rare in most cases as they were built for school marching bands.

Forum: General Drum Questions 07-08-2014, 12:21 PM
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Views: 1,213
Forum: General Drum Questions 07-07-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,213
Re: Need help In identifying two drums I have

Hello oldie,

Here is a link to the vintage drum guide:

This guide has plenty of information on Slingerland and Japanese drums.

The Slingerland drum was...
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-16-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 592
Re: THIEF on Ebay - Brink1bc Ben Brinkert in MI

My thoughts exactly. If you didn't ship the item I believe ebay will give him a non-payment strike. I think each account is allowed 3?

Also, buyers can't receive negative feedback anymore. Which...
Forum: General Drum Questions 04-24-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,719

Does anybody know this seller?

I think I could...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-16-2014, 05:25 PM
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Views: 3,742
Re: Newest Project Radio King Marching Drum!

I am waiting for the drum to ship but I can tell the badge is brass and tan print, not the dog tag one. I plan on removing the paint and leaving the wood natural. Other then that the drum is pretty...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-16-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,742
Re: Newest Project Radio King Marching Drum!

Any suggestions on how to remove the paint from the badge without ruining the badge would be appreciated Help2
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-16-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,742
Talking Newest Project Radio King Marching Drum!

I just won this item and it looks like a fun one!

Looks like all the lugs have paint on them...

I'll post updates as the project continues

Thanks all! Excited
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 04-13-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,718
Brass claw question

I recently acquired a drum that has some nice brass claws and brass shell. I was cleaning the claws and the brass looks beautiful but my girlfriend told me she likes them the way they are. What do...
Forum: For Sale 04-13-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 269
Post Generic Calf skin 15-16" ? $15

Hello VDF

For sale is a generic calf skin head for 16" or 15" drums? (Seller explained that it was a 16" drum) There is a tear (see picture) and the size is a little funky. Tried to fit it to my...
Forum: For Sale 03-30-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 699
Post Parts and hardware

3, 16" COS generic hoops $5 each
4, 14" COS generic hoops $5 each
3, 13" COS generic hoops $5 each
1980's ludwig snare stand $10.00
1970's Slingerland clamshell case $10.00
13" calf skin head,...
Forum: For Sale 03-30-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Re: .99 cents auctions


ending in about 2 hours
Forum: For Sale 03-26-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,594
Forum: For Sale 03-23-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
.99 cents auctions

A few .99 cents auctions. Mostly spare parts
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