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Forum: Vintage Drums 11-26-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Vintage drum costs

The Cadillac...…

Will always be the drums, (without regard to brand)… that are in pristine condition. That have very few finish flaws. That have not been recut or modified. The mounts are...
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-17-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 508
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Modern Drum Syndrome

That looks like the latest, greatest, crock of crap to sell kids that cant change a flat tire or drive a stick.
Forum: General Drum Questions 11-17-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 508
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Modern Drum Syndrome

All the mapex stuff I remember seeing was a good sales pitch for any other maker.
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-12-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 508
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Assembly of the "new" Dynasonic

Yes it is.
I wasn't planning on buying a drum... I had three, the original WMP I purchased within days of the Chicago Show introduction, the BDP I bought in February when on the hunt for number...
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-11-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 508
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Assembly of the "new" Dynasonic

I won the opportunity to buy this at the Bentley Rogers Day. It is a 6.5 Prototype Dyna-Sonic. It is unique. This and a 5x14 are the only ones in this finish.
Forum: Vintage Drums 11-11-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 508
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Assembly of the "new" Dynasonic

I suppose Pearl tom mounts exist for certain people. God bless ya for it. Swivo wasn't idiot proof. It did require a certain working mechanical ability to position, set up, and maintain. Two set...
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-07-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Vintage Tama Online Drum Catalogues

Drumarchive.com most near all of everything.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 10-04-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 213
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers Wine Red Ripple snare needed

that was a very nice purchase. I cannot help you on the snare.
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-01-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers Swivomatic

Dan, Good info.
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-04-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 214
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers or Not

Lug centers wont be 1 5/8... you will have to find an alternative. New rogers are 1 5/8... double ended snare drum...

This one from the 50s.
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-28-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers Red sparkle Drums

I am for not over 500. There is at least 300 in parts missing. Just what I can see missing anyway in caps and collets and L arm. Another 20 hours in cleaning, polishing.. It wouldn't be hard to end...
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-26-2018, 01:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 241
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers Help (new here)

1973/74 is an approximate date on the Ten. On the set... perhaps very close to that.
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-21-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 538
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Dyna-Sonic Reissue Up Close

17x17x9 box on a 5 inch drum
17x17x10 box on a 6.5 inch drum. The FED EX lading bill on the box says 19x19x11, 15 lbs.

I have three boxes. I am saving them.
Forum: For Sale 07-21-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 403
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers 7 Line Dynasonic

April 66 is the sale to CBS. Seven line drums were made well into 1967. 11000 is the cutoff for the Seven Line drum. All of these were made in Covington. At 11000 you will find a few Seven Liners...
Forum: For Sale 07-20-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 403
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers 7 Line Dynasonic

Exceptional by any estimation.
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-20-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,573
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: New Rogers Dynasonics

The Black one in the picture I posted... is mine.
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-20-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,573
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: New Rogers Dynasonics

Either depth is going to smile you stuck.
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-20-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,573
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: New Rogers Dynasonics

2018 Limited Piano Black Gloss Lacquer
Bread and Butter Lugs

This was a short run. I have heard there will be some drums in B. L. that will have beavertails. I do not know about European...
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-17-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 538
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Dyna-Sonic Reissue Up Close

That is a Canada prefix.... the ca. Thre 33 or32 refer to model
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-16-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 419
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Ludwig Super Sensitive versus Rogers Dynasonic

I would not trade a Dyna-Sonic for a Supersensitive. I have traded a Black Beauty Supersensitive for a Dyna-Sonic.

You can visit a store and try out a brand new Dyna-Sonic.
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-15-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 538
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Dyna-Sonic Reissue Up Close

Nicely done shots. When I got my first one in December, drum number 1021, I also took it apart. Took the throw apart, compared to an old one. I also interchanged each respective parts mixing old and...
Forum: General Drum Questions 07-13-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers Question

Nope. Just someone was trying to go faster.
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-10-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,367
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Drum Companies and Their Worst Ideas

Rogers Series II...………..
with composite shells and plastic lugs and horrible performance. Most didn't even arrive to the end user without being a disaster. I have never seen a complete set. They...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-29-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 531
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Percent of unmodified classic American kits left?

I have eight sets. One is modified.
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-11-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 387
Posted By The Ploughman
Re: Rogers Dating Guide

From 1975 with the end of the 9/72 era, the guide is worthless.
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