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Forum: Vintage Drums Yesterday, 06:07 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Older guys

I brought 50+ years of experience in drum-land to the table when I first came here. Some guys have appreciated what I have had to offer and a few here and there didn't. Not being in high school any...
Forum: For Sale 06-13-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 679
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Great cymbals at great prices... somebody should scoop some of these up.

18" Hollow Logo is sold... everything else is still available.

John
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-13-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 124
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Generic Ludwig Keystone Badges

The 'My Old Kentucky Drums' dude is a good man. I've done a lot of business with him over the years. I checked his Facebook page and the last entry is from April:

"My Ludwig source for the last 20...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 06-11-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Water damage along bearing edge w/ RONSEAL

Hobbs - L-o-n-g strokes around the bearing edge when you're using the steel wool. Don't be afraid to apply pressure, pinch the steel wool and bearing edge between your fingers, but keep the sanding...
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-11-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Some of my other drums / percussion.

> Bay City Rollers (don't ask)

I won't I promise. :p

John
Forum: General Drum Questions 06-11-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Some of my other drums / percussion.

Is that a portrait of, Winston Churchill on the wall? Who is the Winnie-fan in the house?

John
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-11-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Wtb
Views: 240
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Wtb

I meant the 'black cortex' part... :D

Good hunting... I'll keep my eyes and ears open for you.

John
Forum: For Sale 06-11-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,065
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

Toronto is very near and dear to me. I had an old and very good friend who passed away who hosted a weekly Saturday night radio program out of CFRB 1010 AM in Toronto called, 'Strange Days Indeed.' I...
Forum: For Sale 06-08-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 679
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Sorry that they're not right for you, but "those hats" as you call them happen to be top of the line Turkish cymbals that any drummer from newbie to pro would be happy to own/play.

Istanbul jazz...
Forum: For Sale 06-05-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,065
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

I'll ask him. He's new to the forum so I don't know what his privacy policy is. I can tell you that they are going to Toronto, Ontario. I'll get his name to you if he says ok.

I'm crying man. My...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-05-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 68
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Rogers bass drum spurs

Jerry - I have a really nice, clean set (14" hex spurs,) with original rubber on the feet, but I don't do Paypal. A US postal money order, or personal check would be fine. $50 - shipped. ($40 for...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 06-04-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Water damage along bearing edge w/ RONSEAL

Reverse the order and you're good to go.

Glue and clamp FIRST. Clean up any glue residue after it dries.

Then the Ronseal, or Tung Oil. Tung oil soaks into the grain and hardens. Go over the...
Forum: For Sale 06-04-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,065
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

The Blaemires are SOLD!

Going to a good home in the Great White North!

Two down, (the mahogany WFL kit and the Blaemires are sold) two to go.

First come, first served.

John
Forum: For Sale 06-04-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 679
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

The 18" Hollow logo Zildjian is SOLD!

The 14" Mehmet Hats sale is pending.

Everything else still available. If you're interested in the Istanbul hats, put your name on the list and if the...
Forum: For Sale 06-03-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 679
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Gary - The cymbals I'm keeping is a matched set of hollow logo Zildjians that are hands down the best sounding set of cymbals I've ever played/owned. 22" hollow logo ping ride, 18" HL medium crash,...
Forum: For Sale 06-03-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 679
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Bo - Here's a sound file for the 18" 505...

18" Paiste 505 Heavy Crash - YouTube

John
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-01-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 4
Wtb
Views: 240
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Wtb

Dang that's pretty specific. Going to be hard to find a single, but I'm sure one will turn up. I know 'why' you're looking for it though. I had a Luddy kit with 6-ply shells that I sold to either...
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-01-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: New Rogers haul!

It really is a gas to find drums that you love the sound of... the 'keepers.'

Enjoy em... may the string of gigs go unbroken!

John
Forum: For Sale 06-01-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 679
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Sound-file for Jeff for the Mehmet jazz hats...

Istanbul Mehmet Hi-Hat 14" Sultan Séries - YouTube

John
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 05-31-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 461
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Speed King restoration -- any pedals, really

I've been playing a straight-board Slingerland Yellow-jacket for months now. I'm in deep drum-love with it. Excellent and silky smooth pedal. Powerful stroke with not much effort. I had one of my...
Forum: For Sale 05-28-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,065
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

Not yet, but it's time I do. I can't believe somebody didn't scoop up the 71' A.F. Blaemire kit, or the 61' Pre-serial Sky Blue Pearl Luddy kit. I thought those two would fly out the door. Go...
Forum: For Sale 05-28-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 679
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Bump... cymbals -and- kits still for sale.

John
Forum: General Drum Questions 05-23-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 386
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Ancient Kauri shell

That explains why Dunnett wasn't happy with the sound. Hard, dense wood is going to be more resonant, return more sound, than a lighter, less-dense wood. Might be a good idea to seal both the inside...
Forum: For Sale 05-23-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 679
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Cymbal-rama

Zen - I would never shoot you (or anybody else) in the brain. I was expressing my frustration with people who ask a -thousand questions- by PM about an item and then disappear into the ether. I...
Forum: For Sale 05-23-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,065
Posted By Purdie Shuffle
Re: Going Out Of Business Sale!!!

What I need is to find a good home for the kits and cymbals I'm trying to sell. I'll futz with selling parts later. It's hard for me to believe I haven't had anyone express an interest in the...
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