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Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 09-29-2018, 07:57 PM
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Re: Replacing the nylon tube bushing on older cymbal stands

That is a 70's Pearl stand. I buy all those I can find, as they are simple and solid. As far as the nylon bushing is concerned, a machine shop could make one out of nylon rod stock easily. Or check...
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-05-2018, 08:15 PM
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Re: Slingerland White Satin Flame

The later Set-O-Matic's had a T-screw.
Forum: Vintage Drums 09-02-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 3
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Re: Identify this Snare Drum Stand?

Early 80's North. I can't even tell you how many of these stands I saw with the T-handles missing.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-26-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 358
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: MIJ Stencil Kit lug Identification Resource?

Those were used right around the "Battleship" lug era and maybe a little before. Maybe 1970...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-25-2018, 08:07 PM
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Re: MIJ Stencil Kit lug Identification Resource?

Those are Pearl "President" lugs. There are other names for them.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-25-2018, 02:22 PM
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Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-26-2018, 08:09 PM
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Re: Star Drum Experts Help Please

I wonder if we here on the east coast never had access to higher-end Star drums. I spent a lot of time in music stores and all I ever saw was entry level Star drums prior to the switch to Tama. And...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 07-21-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 787
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Star Drum Experts Help Please

I will say I have NEVER EVER seen a 10 lug Star bas drum.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 07-08-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Sticky glue removal suggestions

The local hardware store has an equivalent that I use to remove duct tape residue. Good idea...
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-06-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 744
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: What would you offer?

I'd study the pictures and make a list of salable stuff.There are a few flat-base Ludwig snare stands, a Slingerland BD pedal, a 70's Premier HH stand and snare stand.A set of rototoms. A lot of luan...
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-02-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Just curious - Ludwig rivets on the seams

A drummer who was a senior in HS when I was a freshman brought in his pride and joy new WMP Buddy Rich set complete with riveted wrap. My Kents looked better...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 07-02-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
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Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 07-01-2018, 07:59 PM
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Views: 285
Posted By teverson-sr
Sticky glue removal suggestions

I am trying to remove a layer of sticky glue from a pair of 70's Yamaha concert toms. The wrap was split all over and peeled off fairly easily. Some areas have more,thicker glue than others. Any...
Forum: For Sale 06-30-2018, 11:48 AM
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Posted By teverson-sr
Forum: For Sale 06-29-2018, 08:24 PM
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Posted By teverson-sr
Tama Imperialstar 14" rering shell.

I have a circa. 1977 Imperialstar rering shell in Metallic White. I bought it with a set but will never use it. It has one rim, a bent tom mount receiver and I could include some empty lugs with...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 06-29-2018, 08:07 PM
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Views: 108
Posted By teverson-sr
Early Imperialstar lug inserts/ locks

I am in need of at least 3 small-lug inserts and the plastic clips that hold them in for 70's/early 80's Tama imperialstar/Superstar lugs. I have some good lug cases if you want to trade.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-29-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 967
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Introduction and my BELOVED new maple kit!

I believe I read that those are Keller shells. Beautiful drums.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-25-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 341
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: No Name Japanese Drums

Mid-60's "Star" built drums.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-22-2018, 03:47 PM
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Views: 279
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Tama Superstar lug help

I am building a seriously abused '77 Imperialstar set right now. One of the BD lugs had broken pegs.A screw won't hold it on now. I went through my junk pile and found a 2000's Rockstar BD lug, and...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-13-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 241
Posted By teverson-sr
76/77 Imp's as bought...

Well,here they are. pretty rough. So far both spur mounts have broken screw holes, the tom mount plate is malled up and it smells like cat p1ss. It's coated with scummy filth from 40 some odd years...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-12-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Tama serial #s

I’ve been looking for a set of re-ring Imp’s for about 10 years. These poor fellows were ridden hard and put away wet...pix soon.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-12-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Tama serial #s

It is Metallic White. It was a totally random C/L ad that got me these drums. As a matter of fact, the ad read “Random Drums” and included “silver Tama” drums.I expected COW Rockstars or 80’s...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-11-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By teverson-sr
Tama serial #s

I just picked up a set of Imp's w/rerings which I believe is a Mars 5. The serial # starts w/68. Anyone know of a Tama serial # database?
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 06-09-2018, 08:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,591
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Clear Sound "Made in Japan".

Could that be a Gracy-made set? They used Gretsch pointy lugs.
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-04-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 171
Posted By teverson-sr
Re: Slingerland set

Because of the off-center position of the badge I'm thinking the mounted toms are cut-down Magnum/Spirit power toms. Probably Spirit from the tom mounting set-up. The serial number indicates very...
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