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Forum: Vintage Drums 09-02-2019, 10:30 PM
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Forum: Vintage Drums 09-02-2019, 10:23 PM
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Re: Help Identifying a Possible Fibes Snare

Corder? I haven't checked in for a while here, lotsa Fibes stuff going on. ha
Forum: Wanted to Buy 09-02-2019, 12:18 PM
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Posted By GAR
Re: Fibes Floor Tom Mount

Yes, have one, but the bolt is sheered off with half of it in there. Yours for the price of shipping. Canít find my bolt removal kit
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-21-2018, 01:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,214
Posted By GAR
Re: C&C Drums

That looks like a Gibraltar rail mount by Dunnett, it's great. A thin cymbal felt is good under the rubber on the part resting on the bd
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-08-2018, 01:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,420
Posted By GAR
Re: Man what a deal !!?!?!?!

I'm afraid to change any snare heads now
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-08-2018, 01:16 AM
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Posted By GAR
Re: Man what a deal !!?!?!?!

& what's going on here?
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 01-31-2018, 01:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,023
Posted By GAR
Re: Vintage Tempo kit

You've got a good friend there, looks all pretty much intact. Guessing it's 20, 12, 14
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 01-19-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By GAR
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 04-27-2017, 01:39 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By GAR
Re: 1960's Coronet 4 Piece Kit- Blue Sparkle in Toronto

Guess you can't play Coronets in a condo

Great deal
Forum: Vintage Drums 03-08-2017, 02:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 935
Posted By GAR
Re: WFL COB No. 400

That's awesome, such a great snare. Congrats!
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 01-15-2017, 02:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,299
Posted By GAR
Re: Cut Down My Cut-Down

Nice cut down on the cut down ;)
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 01-15-2017, 02:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,983
Posted By GAR
Re: Cleaning pitting from lugs of old Ludwigs

I've used sos pads too, mr clean magic eraser, all kinds of stuff. Soaking them in blue dawn overnight works great, a tip learned here. I usually finish with nevr-dull
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-15-2017, 02:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,293
Posted By GAR
Re: year of Fibes drums

That's a great photo!

I'm curious about the tall L-arm holding the tom, don't think I've seen one like that
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-21-2016, 01:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,273
Posted By GAR
Re: 70's Ludwig Floor Tom Muffler Removal

Yes, very stubborn, go ahead and "reef" it '67, ha. Looks like a nice floor tom/kit you've got there. Welcome to the VDF
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-20-2016, 10:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,273
Posted By GAR
Re: 70's Ludwig Floor Tom Muffler Removal

I recall having the same issue, there was a flat spot in the threads or something. I put a soft cloth in vice grips or pliers to hold the tone control knob and twisted off the nut with another set of...
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-16-2016, 11:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,976
Posted By GAR
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-07-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,325
Posted By GAR
Re: Fun with Parts ID!

I just noticed #18, a Fibes "bumper". It goes on a top snare drum lug by the ride tom to prevent ride tom rash from the snare
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-07-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,325
Posted By GAR
Re: Fun with Parts ID!

#8 is a Fibes bass drum spur
#10 is a Fibes hex ball that sits inside mount casings
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-02-2016, 11:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,691
Posted By GAR
Re: 1956 WFL Buddy Rich Super Classic in Oyster Black Pearl

Stunning! What a great kit. I think the signature in the shell is the same one I have in a super ludwig snare from '59/'60. I'll bet they sing :)
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-02-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,784
Posted By GAR
Re: Matching New SS Wrap to Old

You're the man Mitch, good stuff!
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 08-29-2016, 03:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 626
Posted By GAR
Re: ID This Claw

Kind of looks custom made
Forum: General Drum Questions 08-18-2016, 04:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,468
Posted By GAR
Re: What Is Your "Go To" Bass Pedal

Older or modern Speed King, DW 5000 without the plate & a cheapo Yamaha strap drive
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 07-31-2016, 10:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,405
Posted By GAR
Re: 1966 Ludwig Super Classics

Nice save! Bet they do sound great
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-26-2016, 02:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 953
Posted By GAR
Re: 1967 Ludwig Mod Orange

Groovy, they look good now, before you cleaned them up!
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-05-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,409
Posted By GAR
Re: 64 downbeat

That's great, now let's see some pics of the Road King, wanna see Mike's too :)
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