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Forum: General Drum Questions 06-26-2018, 01:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 299
Posted By amosguy
Re: Vintage Rogers

9/72 series was in production 1972 through 1975, and was the last of the Swivo era Rogers. The Rob Cook books dates as follows:

1972 Serial # underlined with no prefix
1973 - letter "A"...
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-25-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 299
Posted By amosguy
Re: Vintage Rogers

Looks to be a Fullerton 1973 Londoner 5 according to the label posted.

With the Pearl hardware, a nice players set. With those sizes, B O O M big time!
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-24-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 299
Posted By amosguy
Re: Vintage Rogers

Need some pictures, or internal badge information, wrap color & condition, chrome condition, extra holes, missing hardware among other info.

Kind of like asking for value of a Ford I found in a...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-24-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 251
Posted By amosguy
Re: Rogers Mounts Needed

PM sent for mount on left.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-23-2018, 06:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 197
Posted By amosguy
Re: Yamaha Y badge D22 rewrap

Nice work. Are those the same lugs? If so, excellent polishing job there.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-16-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 114
Posted By amosguy
Re: Remo Dynamax tom arm

Suggest you post a picture.

Someone might have one and not realize it is what you are looking for.
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-16-2018, 05:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By amosguy
Re: Rogers kit barn find ANY/ALL info appreciated!

Right now you are asking for information kinda like "I found a Ford in a barn. What do I have?"

Koa wrap was offered from late 60's to mid 70's. Gonna need more information to offer anything...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 06-05-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 335
Posted By amosguy
Re: Rogers Snare Salvage Project

Excellent project. Nice work all around.
Forum: General Drum Questions 05-14-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By amosguy
No Consignment at Chicago Show 2018

Just received an email from Rob that will not be a consignment area at the show this year.

Bummer
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-07-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 371
Posted By amosguy
Re: Help identifying this Ludwig Strata finish

Using an online color sheet, it could be either Bronze or Gold strata. Picture lighting might be coloring the shell a bit.

http://www.vintagedrumguide.com/images/ludwig_sets/standard/1968-2.jpg
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 05-07-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,038
Posted By amosguy
Re: Question regarding re-wrapping and old glue

I have used a critic based remover and let it sit for a while. In my case (Rogers Big R shells), it would turn a white-ish color as it reacted with the shell. I tried using a metal and plastic...
Forum: General Drum Questions 05-06-2018, 11:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 470
Posted By amosguy
Re: Ya Ever Have One of Those Days....

Sometimes my day goes like this.......
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-04-2018, 12:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 356
Posted By amosguy
Re: Roger Wood Dynasonic Natural Finish

Outside of a Dyna can be stripped of wrap and sanded to natural coloring. But stripping the interior this clean seems like an excessive amount of work, and really serves no purpose.

Where is the...
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-02-2018, 08:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 453
Posted By amosguy
Re: Big Band Kits IN L.A.

Just copy the URL for the web page and paste it in the Text of your post.
Forum: General Drum Questions 05-02-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 727
Posted By amosguy
Re: Superficial Drum Pet Peeves

Putting a set up for sale with dirt and fingerprints all over it, and wanting top $. TAKE 1/2 HOUR AND WIPE IT DOWN.
Forum: Vintage Drums 05-01-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 304
Posted By amosguy
Re: Rogers dyna question

The script logo was included during a changeover period to the Big R badges. Having both is not a problem.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 05-01-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By amosguy
Re: 58 Rogers Holiday Tom Restoration

Not sure what to recommend. But be careful you are still able to get a wrap to glue to the wood afterwards. Maybe question an antique furniture refinisher.
Forum: For Sale 05-01-2018, 01:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 167
Posted By amosguy
FS - Rogers XP8 Natural Maple

RARE finish 1982 Rogers XP8 drumset.

These standard 12-13-16-22 drum set are the 8 ply maple Keller shells used by Rogers. Natural maple wood veneer - not a plastic wrap used on other Rogers...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 05-01-2018, 01:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By amosguy
Re: 58 Rogers Holiday Tom Restoration

Thinking if the wrap is still tight, and the interior grey paint looks good, no reconditioning is needed. Double check for shell being in round.
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-28-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,321
Posted By amosguy
Re: roger Powertone drums.

Check here as well. Quality rims, but unfinished and square edges. No center groove.
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Forum: General Drum Questions 04-25-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 773
Posted By amosguy
Re: drumforum.org issue

Might be linked to a browser. I did see something weird on Firebfox a while back. but using Microsoft Edge for the past month has not been an issue signing in several times a day.
Forum: General Drum Questions 04-25-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 773
Posted By amosguy
Re: drumforum.org issue

I do not had any problems with the website with my portable computer. Not sure about other devices. Send your contact info and I will relay it to someone there.

You should still be able to...
Forum: General Drum Questions 04-24-2018, 12:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By amosguy
Re: Coolest watch ever

But why would a drummer need a watch?

We all know about keeping time internally, right?
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-22-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 16,540
Posted By amosguy
Re: This is the Display Your Rogers Drums Thread

Remove the grommet. Heat the badges with a hair dryer. Pick up a little piece of a corner and slide some dental floss under it. Slide back and forth in a sawing motion. Heat some more as needed. ...
Forum: Vintage Drums 04-19-2018, 01:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 372
Posted By amosguy
Re: Rogers Drums

Cleveland and Dayton were where the offices were during that time. The drums came out of the same warehouse in Covington I believe.

Plates can likely fetch a better price than the missing mounts....
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