Vintage Drum Forum the best vintage drum forum on the Internet - Vintage Drum History - Vintage Drum Questions

Go Back   Vintage Drum Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: DRUMR69
Forum: Vintage Drums Yesterday, 03:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 99
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

if you see the first 2 pictures above , they had black electrical tape on it.
Forum: Vintage Drums Yesterday, 01:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 99
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

12 rods missing , bottom hoop is missing 2.
Is that what the butt is called "Fishtail"?
Thanks for your info by the way.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums Yesterday, 12:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 99
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

I think I will start a new post in restoring section once I start on this but here is the 2 shots of the strainer. I don’t see any extra holes but there was damage to veneer and edge under a taped...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-23-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 99
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

Are you serious on the dry baby powder?
Never heard of that.
Well that’s a number I found quickly on the internet but didn’t know if it was called something else. So it is a 4155?
I did see a 4166...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-23-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 99
Posted By DRUMR69
Gretsch SSB snare find? Need help!

I believe this is a 4155 and needs some TLC but couldn’t resist for $5 asking price hiding away under a pile of junk at a flee market today.
Any info would be appreciated.
Top rim missing, plus...
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-21-2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 294
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: So a Drummer Walks Into a Restaurant...

Yes Patent is better, HaHa
But a Pattern would help trace out the wood to produce more quicker.
And much netter.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-20-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 294
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: So a Drummer Walks Into a Restaurant...

you better pattern that quick.
Nice work.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-06-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,812
Posted By DRUMR69
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-03-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 768
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: I'm moving!!

Good luck with your new venture.
Somehow it all works out.
I am sure we will talk when you are all settled in.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-29-2020, 02:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 862
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: What did I just buy?!!! MIJ or Ludwig?!!

Sorry just noticed it was Oyster Blue you were looking for. Bumwrap is cool too. Did a Supra in a wrap that I gave them a picture of the eclipse of the sun with the shadow off earth from NASA.(...
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-29-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 862
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: What did I just buy?!!! MIJ or Ludwig?!!

Hi Mark,
You can use bondo on the missing Mahogany it works well , I used it on one of the rivet kits that I restored, then cover or paint to your liking.
I ordered some Sky Blue from Precision and...
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-27-2020, 03:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 862
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: What did I just buy?!!! MIJ or Ludwig?!!

I love the anticipation of what is under the wrap.
Always cool to find drums like this. Good luck.
Just my guess, looks like it might be stripped under the wrap due to the area around the BB knob...
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-23-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,463
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Where are all the Duco finishes?

Thanks Mark
also that Garnet and Gold mix is sweet.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-23-2020, 12:08 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,463
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Where are all the Duco finishes?

Thanks MYK
Yes all original School Festival
Dated June 18 1962

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-22-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,463
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Where are all the Duco finishes?

Here's my contributions of the day.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-07-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: Happy New Year!

Happy New Year and wishing you a safe and better year to come.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-06-2020, 02:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,812
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: This is the Display Your Camco Drums Thread

EDL, you have a picture of the whole kit?
and sizes? That Kitty looks like a big kat or those are small bass drums.
Love to see the rest , looks like a great kit.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 12-10-2019, 12:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,826
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: My Christmas Present

congrats. enjoy
great xmas present.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 12-09-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 698
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: A "rare" Rogers Luxor on eBay - only $9,995!

Just for the record, that 3-d moire is SWEEEEEET.

Wayne
Forum: Vintage Drums 12-05-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,051
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: 10
Views: 808
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: 414
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: 414
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: 37
Views: 2,417
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, 11:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 894
Posted By DRUMR69
Re: 30s pioneer at auction

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

Wayne
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:34 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2009 VSDwebdesign