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Forum: General Drum Questions 07-17-2018, 10:25 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: A Contrast in Solos

I swear to Ghod I think long drum solos, no matter how great the chops are just boring. I'd rather listen to a Steve Gadd groove, or a Joe Morello groove than a thousand chop-fest drum solos. I think...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 07-06-2018, 11:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 658
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Removing old paint from wooden hoops...

No John! Worse thing you can do with lead paint is sand it/vaporize it and put it into the air. Unless the mask being worn is rated to screen lead particles, regular paint masks won't do the trick....
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-06-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 587
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: What would you offer?

Someone else's trash. He'd have to pay me to haul it to the dump.

John
Forum: General Drum Questions 07-06-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 105
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: practice pads vs snare head tuning

While you're recuperating give yourself all the help you can. A nice tight practice surface will give you more rebound... let the sticks do the work. Later as you regain strength you can soften the...
Forum: For Sale 07-05-2018, 10:12 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,708
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

WFL kit was the first to sell, sorry. I still have the 61' Ludwig kit (pre-serial number badges) in Sky Blue Pearl up for sale along with the 50's Gretsch kit (Burgundy Sparkle re-wrap.) The 61'...
Forum: For Sale 06-30-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,708
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

BUMP...

two great Kits at great prices are still available...

John
Forum: For Sale 06-30-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 906
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Bump...

Brass must go to new homes.

John
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-25-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Rogers bass drum spurs

Responded... check your pm's.
Forum: For Sale 06-22-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Smooth as silk transaction with Purdie Shuffle

Thanks Richard. Enjoy!

I still have a bunch of brass up for sale!!! Everybody please feel free to peruse my offering...

http://www.vintagedrumforum.com/showthread.php?t=62509

John
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-19-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 957
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Older guys

I brought 50+ years of experience in drum-land to the table when I first came here. Some guys have appreciated what I have had to offer and a few here and there didn't. Not being in high school any...
Forum: For Sale 06-13-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 906
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Great cymbals at great prices... somebody should scoop some of these up.

18" Hollow Logo is sold... everything else is still available.

John
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-13-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Generic Ludwig Keystone Badges

The 'My Old Kentucky Drums' dude is a good man. I've done a lot of business with him over the years. I checked his Facebook page and the last entry is from April:

"My Ludwig source for the last 20...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 06-11-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Water damage along bearing edge w/ RONSEAL

Hobbs - L-o-n-g strokes around the bearing edge when you're using the steel wool. Don't be afraid to apply pressure, pinch the steel wool and bearing edge between your fingers, but keep the sanding...
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-11-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 592
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Some of my other drums / percussion.

> Bay City Rollers (don't ask)

I won't I promise. :p

John
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-11-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 592
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Some of my other drums / percussion.

Is that a portrait of, Winston Churchill on the wall? Who is the Winnie-fan in the house?

John
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-11-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Wtb
Views: 414
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Wtb

I meant the 'black cortex' part... :D

Good hunting... I'll keep my eyes and ears open for you.

John
Forum: For Sale 06-11-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,708
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

Toronto is very near and dear to me. I had an old and very good friend who passed away who hosted a weekly Saturday night radio program out of CFRB 1010 AM in Toronto called, 'Strange Days Indeed.' I...
Forum: For Sale 06-08-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 906
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Sorry that they're not right for you, but "those hats" as you call them happen to be top of the line Turkish cymbals that any drummer from newbie to pro would be happy to own/play.

Istanbul jazz...
Forum: For Sale 06-05-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,708
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

I'll ask him. He's new to the forum so I don't know what his privacy policy is. I can tell you that they are going to Toronto, Ontario. I'll get his name to you if he says ok.

I'm crying man. My...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-05-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Rogers bass drum spurs

Jerry - I have a really nice, clean set (14" hex spurs,) with original rubber on the feet, but I don't do Paypal. A US postal money order, or personal check would be fine. $50 - shipped. ($40 for...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 06-04-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Water damage along bearing edge w/ RONSEAL

Reverse the order and you're good to go.

Glue and clamp FIRST. Clean up any glue residue after it dries.

Then the Ronseal, or Tung Oil. Tung oil soaks into the grain and hardens. Go over the...
Forum: For Sale 06-04-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,708
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

The Blaemires are SOLD!

Going to a good home in the Great White North!

Two down, (the mahogany WFL kit and the Blaemires are sold) two to go.

First come, first served.

John
Forum: For Sale 06-04-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 906
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

The 18" Hollow logo Zildjian is SOLD!

The 14" Mehmet Hats sale is pending.

Everything else still available. If you're interested in the Istanbul hats, put your name on the list and if the...
Forum: For Sale 06-03-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 906
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Gary - The cymbals I'm keeping is a matched set of hollow logo Zildjians that are hands down the best sounding set of cymbals I've ever played/owned. 22" hollow logo ping ride, 18" HL medium crash,...
Forum: For Sale 06-03-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 906
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Bo - Here's a sound file for the 18" 505...

18" Paiste 505 Heavy Crash - YouTube

John
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