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Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-11-2019, 05:19 AM
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Re: Vintage Premier 2000 Snare Drum 68/69 Great Cond

If you ever need premier 2000 wires i can get them here in the UK for 14. If you want royal ace wires then make two end plates and solder 2000 wires onto the plates ive done it in the past. The only...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-10-2019, 10:13 AM
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Re: Vintage Premier 2000 Snare Drum 68/69 Great Cond

Off to Liverpool tonight to go and pick this beauty up. Probably the best 2000 ive owned to date......sean
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-10-2019, 10:09 AM
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Re: 80's Premier 14x4 snare ID

If i were you id get a set of better hoops probably die cast plus you need 24 strand premier wires. You can pick brand new wires up for 14 from this place in the UK. Goto ...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-10-2019, 10:00 AM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Free Floating Brass Snare Drum..Help.

Neorich
Those 2 snare drums you have look absolutely great. You need to get em played. I buy and sell mainly british top grade drums. Its the first pearl FF ive ever had. Since the last pics my FF...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-09-2019, 02:47 PM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Free Floating Brass Snare Drum..Help.

Very nice I guess everyone should dig out their pearl FF's. Such a fab looking snare drum. This is the first time owning one. Ive had everything else. I really rate these drums.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-09-2019, 09:29 AM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Free Floating Brass Snare Drum..Help.

Hi Mark
Two great looking snare drums. Thanks for the info on the run of these FF snare drums. Your kit looks real nice and well kept. Like everything these companies seem to just make everything...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-09-2019, 09:08 AM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Premier 2000 Snare Drum 68/69 Great Cond

Here are some more pics. Plus 1 pic from the 1968 brochure with info on this snare drum. The badge & hoops confirm the date. The snare drum has been well looked after all these years.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-09-2019, 09:06 AM
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Posted By seantdrums
Vintage Premier 2000 Snare Drum 68/69 Great Cond

Just bought this premier 2000 snare drum fully original even has the original wires and ever play heads. The guy said it was a 1968/69. Have a look at pics. These are his pics as ive not picked it up...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-09-2019, 02:26 AM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Free Floating Brass Snare Drum..Help.

How many more versions of the FF did pearl make. One thing about these drums you can swap out the shell even go deeper as long as you change tension rods. Ill b keeping the drum as is. Even with the...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-08-2019, 09:46 PM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Free Floating Brass Snare Drum..Help.

Hi Mark
Thanks for advice. Reminds me of the premier 2000. Tension wires then bring wires up to head under tension. The amount of people who struggle with these sort of drums. The odd screws and...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-08-2019, 02:32 PM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Free Floating Brass Snare Drum..Help.

Thanks guys for your help on the year plus the advice on the wires. Next time you see the drum it will be all sorted......Thx sean
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-07-2019, 03:47 PM
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Posted By seantdrums
Vintage Pearl Free Floating Brass Snare Drum..Help.

Just bought this from a real nice guy down south who sadly had to give drumming up due to an accident. I have a couple of jobs to do on the snare drum as im sure you will see when you look at it. The...
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 07-04-2019, 04:57 PM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: 1982/83 Yamaha Recording Customs

Superb looking kit. Got to be one of the best kits of that era. Even today still a fab kit. Your kit looks ready for business. My opinion Yamaha Tama Pearl and Sonor are industry leaders. They leave...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-04-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 545
Posted By seantdrums
Re: New Guy With New MIJ Kit

band3Welcome to the VDF forum. I like your attitude and style. Never too late to learn. Im sure you will have some fun. On here we have the best of the best for any advice on drums drumming etc etc....
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 07-04-2019, 01:53 AM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Cleaning up 70s Bonzo type kit

Nice set of drums. On stage they would look pretty good. All the best sean
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-03-2019, 11:53 AM
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Views: 435
Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Fibre Glass Kit Need Info Ebay Purchase

Hi Dean
Nice kit you have there in WMP. If i were keeping these i would definitely get the jupiter snare. Must say this metal snare like the drums tunes up easy and sounds absolutely great. The kit...
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 07-02-2019, 09:59 AM
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Posted By seantdrums
Re: Ludwig "Runt"

Now that looks so cool. Just shows you can get a drum kit out of all sorts of drums. Well done. sean
Forum: Wanted to Buy 07-02-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By seantdrums
Re: WTB: Vintage 60/70s Premier kit in black diamond pearl

Hi
I keep looking out for you here in the UK. I just got rid of the premier kit i had if you remember BDP 12 14 16 20 plus matching 5.5x14 snare drum. Went to a guy in canada. The prices over here...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-02-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 435
Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Fibre Glass Kit Need Info Ebay Purchase

Last few pics without heads. Plus i also got a snare stand hi hat stand cymbal stand and a tama imperialstar bd pedal. The actual colour i was informed is satin blue. Also yes the snare drum is...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-02-2019, 08:26 AM
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Views: 435
Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Fibre Glass Kit Need Info Ebay Purchase

I have the kit now and all the shells plus snare drum are in top condition. The guy that sold them to me was a fab guy, he had these from new in 1974. I wanted to show the fiber glass shells plus...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-30-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 551
Posted By seantdrums
Re: Good Deal or Not

Post more pics looks like a nice decent snare drum. What did you pay for the snare drum.
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-26-2019, 04:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 673
Posted By seantdrums
Re: Rogers Celebrity - 45 Years Ago!

Hi Mark
All the best with your surgery. Having known and talked to many who have had it the results are very good. Two good pics of you back in the day.
All the best
sean
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-25-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 404
Posted By seantdrums
Re: MIJ (Star) tension rod question.

Mark your snare drum looks absolutely fab. Nice to see these snare drums properly restored. Great looking wrap could put that snare with any kit.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-25-2019, 07:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 404
Posted By seantdrums
Re: MIJ (Star) tension rod question.

Im sure someone on here has put inserts into those lugs to accept standard tension rods.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-25-2019, 02:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,806
Posted By seantdrums
Re: Vintage Pearl Wood Fiberglass

Billnvick i found your info very interesteing as ive just bought a pearl kit complete. 22 12 13 16 plus i reckon steel snare. The shells are fiber glass. Never owned pearl drums until now. Plus some...
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