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Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-21-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 129
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: NDD: New Drumset Day

DrumBob! Great looking kit! And a good price, too! I've got a Superstar snare drum wrapped in original White Satin Haze. Purchased as a shell only and I added tube lugs strainer, butt, etc. No...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-18-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 181
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: New Bearing Edges for MIJ

What are the shells made of? If we're talking about soft woods, such as Luan, aka Philippine Mahogany, they can be difficult to cut new edges.

-Mark
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-17-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

John!

I'm still working on the room as I type this! There's just so much to pack up!

I loved the stereo scene from the 70's and early 80's! My "vintage" system consists of:

Allied 498...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-17-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

JS! I like your father's idea!!

-Mark
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-16-2020, 11:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

Hi Jeff! Really glad that I was able to inspire you! I'm taking a break from taking down my drum room and listening to 60's and 70's music on my stereo!

This is all actually really sad for me. I...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-15-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

Funny Post Mikey!! You're probably right...and that scares me!!

Michael! Thanks for the compliments on the room. It took quite some time to get it like that!

John! Yes, I love my stereo...and...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-14-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

Hi Doug!

I refer to the "American Flag" drums as my "Spirit of America" set! They are a Slingerland HSS Artist Classic kit from 1994. All the drums had the wrap removed when I bought them and my...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-14-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

grantro!

Thanks for the compliments on my drums!

-Mark
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-13-2020, 11:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

2-13-20 Update!

Received an offer today for my asking price...and I accepted! Wow, less than a week to sell! Now the fun begins...packing up all my stuff! My Drum Room alone is going to take time....
Forum: For Sale 02-12-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,999
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: 1968 Ludwig Mod Orange Hollywood Set

O-Lugs!

An interesting post! Yes, one of them will probably be true! As to the OP's set, it's really a moot point now, since he hasn't been on the forum Since August, 2012!!

-Mark
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-12-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: Rogers Powertone COB

Yep, they're beads! Rogers always felt that having the bead top and bottom, near the bearing edges, gave the shell strength and felt that Ludwig's middle bead didn't offer that much strength.
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Forum: Vintage Drums 02-11-2020, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: T-rod ID help--old school rods

Have to admit that I'm stumped, too! I've never seen this style before. Come on people, there's got to be one of us that may know what brand these are!!

-Mark
Forum: For Sale 02-09-2020, 02:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 139
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: INDe 14 x 6.5 Maple snare - excellent!

Josh's drums are second to none! Love his INDe strainer and lugs, too! I would think your drum will sell quickly. Good luck!

-Mark
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-08-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

Update!

My house went up for sale on Realtor.com last night! The photographer took good pictures, too! My girlfriend and I watched him use a drone for all the overhead shots! He also took great...
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 02-08-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 326
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: A tom with "M" lugs ? What is it..

I did a search for "Miller Drum Company" and found this link over at DFO. Some good information and pictures! Click this link......
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 02-06-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 152
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: Slingerland grommet tool

By all means, try the other tool and give it a go. The offer is always open for you!

-Mark
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 02-06-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 152
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: Slingerland grommet tool

Here are some pictures I just took...

The tool didn't come with any instructions, but I figured that the die with the curved inset goes on the inside, which it did! It will properly flare and...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 02-06-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 152
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: Slingerland grommet tool

I've got the Slingerland grommet tool! You're welcome to use it. I can send it to you via USPS Priority Mail. When you're done, just ship it back to me the same way. You'll only have to pay the cost...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-05-2020, 12:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

Funny Post How right you are, John!

-Mark
Forum: Vintage Drums 02-04-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: Slingerland Bass Drum Rods

All the bass drum tension rods, for dual-row lugs, are 4.25" in length, measured from below the collar.

-Mark
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-04-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

schmegeggie! Wow, you were driving quite a distance before your move! Glad to know you're now closer to your job.

Trust me, I won't be letting the movers touch my drums! Fortunately, I saved all...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-03-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: I'm moving!!

Thanks to all of you for your support! I've been really busy getting my house ready for pictures. The realtor and photographer are coming over this Thursday. Spent the better part of the day cleaning...
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-01-2020, 11:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 755
Posted By idrum4fun
I'm moving!!

Hi all!

I can't believe this is happening, but I'm moving soon! It all happened really fast! An opportunity came up to buy a really nice place closer to my girlfriend. She purchased a house in...
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 01-30-2020, 11:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 532
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: '74 Gold Slingerland Set

Great looking kit DB! Let us know how they sounded on your Saturday gig!

-Mark
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-29-2020, 12:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 855
Posted By idrum4fun
Re: What did I just buy?!!! MIJ or Ludwig?!!

Slingerfan! I had thought about green sparkle, but since this will be for display only, I'm thinking about using Oyster Blue from Bumwrap. For a digital print, it actually looks pretty good! Even...
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