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Forum: Vintage Drums Yesterday, 03:51 PM
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Posted By salty 1322
Re: Wow these Ludwig toms 1960s

Nice find, amigo! These would be a great addition to anyone's collection! Beautiful!
Brian
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-16-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 261
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Who makes the most authentic vintage wrap?

Mark!
I have never seen such a beautiful wrap or installation in my life! Simply breathtaking! What a fantastic job! I am truly in awe!!!
Brian
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-14-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Snare Wire Buzz!

Thanks, guys! I will definitely try out some of your suggestions.
Brian
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-12-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By salty 1322
Snare Wire Buzz!

I am currently using a Puresound Equalizer set of wires on my late 70's Supra but, every time the bass player hits certain notes, the snare drum buzzes! The drum is tuned and tweaked so I really...
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-04-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 149
Posted By salty 1322
Cross Sticking on Wooden Hoops

A few days ago, I installed some wooden hoops on my 70's Supra just to experiment a bit. Last night, I had a practice and got to try the hoops. I really liked the sound especially on a couple of...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 10-29-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Ludwig Supraphonic Chrome Damage

Looks like Hoppy has spent a lot of time and expertise in helping out a fellow member! Way to go Hoppy! A couple of years ago, I had a similar issue with an old strainer. I simply used a dab of...
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-26-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 694
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Need lug identification help

I agree with Mr. Toast 100%. I collect vintage Stars and those lugs are not 924's. I know nothing about Trixons so maybe?
Brian
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-19-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 406
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Wanna gold bald reading...

Jeez, now I'm confused! Can certain kinds of drumsticks be made of wood?
Brian
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-15-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Early P-83?

Thank you VERY much for the information, sir! I am no Ludwig expert for sure but, I am trying to learn. Your information is very much appreciated!
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Forum: Vintage Drums 10-11-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By salty 1322
Early P-83?

Hey, guys! I recently purchased what I think to be a 40's- 50's Ludwig marching drum. Keystone badge. Six lugs. Mahogany body. It hasn't arrived yet. What I'm wondering is this: The strainer seems...
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-06-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 400
Posted By salty 1322
Re: We lost an icon today. Ginger Baker

No! I knew it had to come but, I'm still in shock! Like Vintagemore2000, he was quite a great influence on me as well although his personality left me cold. R.I.P., Mr. Baker.
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Forum: General Drum Questions 10-02-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 998
Posted By salty 1322
Nylon Washers with Collars

I recently tried out some tube lugs on my late 70's Supra. They came with some nylon collared washers. I like the tube lugs for the fact that there is no splay whatsoever and no springs to wrap. I...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 09-29-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 635
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Tension rods, cleaning, rust, soaking

I like the product, Evaporust for smaller pieces of hardware simply because it works! Soak the t-rods over night and they'll be rust free in the morning!
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Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 09-28-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Wrap repair hack

That is fantastic! What a great job of thinking outside the box!
Brian
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-24-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 636
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Some People Don't Know S***

I couldn't agree with you more, johnnyringo! Not only do these self-proclaimed experts know very little about the instruments that we love, I would bet they are the same ones who can't play worth a...
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-24-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Ludwig P-88 Throw Off

You're so right, Mark! I have a beautiful vintage P-85 and an excellent P-83 which I switch around occasionally on my late 70's Supra. I guess I'm happiest, when not playing, just tinkering around...
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-24-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Ludwig P-88 Throw Off

Hey, Mark!
As usual, I am indebted to you for your vast expertise! I certainly appreciate your fast response, my friend! I may just give this strainer a try! Thanks very much, Mark!
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Forum: General Drum Questions 09-23-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By salty 1322
Ludwig P-88 Throw Off

Hey, guys,
Sorry, I think I asked this question before but, I can't find any responses. This is probably due to my lack of computer skills! What do you guys think of this strainer? Actually, as...
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-19-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 282
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Drum Foundry

Thanks, Mark! You always come through! What beautiful drums you have constructed! I am envious of your skill, sir! Thanks so much for your expertise, Mark.
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Forum: General Drum Questions 09-19-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 282
Posted By salty 1322
Drum Foundry

Hey, guys!
I know that Drum Foundry is a division of Black Swamp Percussion based in Michigan but, that's about all. Some of their stuff looks to be of very high quality and solidly built. Does...
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-12-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,590
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Rhythm Tech Active Snare System

Thanks for your input, gentlemen. Everything seems to be holding together but, there are a couple of improvements I have in my mind. One is installing a set of Puresound Equalizer wires. I hope I...
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-11-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 563
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Marketplace ad, lol

Man, that guy must be REALLY heavy-footed!!!
Brian
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-09-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Acoustic Wall Tiles

Back in the day, about a million years ago, we used egg cartons to attain the effect you want. Not too pretty but, they seemed to work.
Brian
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-08-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,590
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Rhythm Tech Active Snare System

Today, I decided to clean up a lot of my old snare related stuff from the appropriate storage drawer. I then came across a Rhythm Tech Active Snare System. I had started a post about this months ago....
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-07-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,026
Posted By salty 1322
Re: Burswood Drums

Naw, you're right, Mark! Over the years, she has developed her own type of appreciation for my hobby. She'll let me know if she finds a new "treasure" although I doubt if she's really keen on having...
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