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Old 12-01-2017, 08:56 AM
jmoll jmoll is offline
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Default Vintage snare drums to restore

Hello,

I'm looking for vintage snare drums (pre-70s) to restore. Leedy, Slingerland, Ludwig, Camco, Rogers or Gretsch.
Let me know if you have an old snare that needs to be restored or a project you can do.

Thank you
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Old 12-01-2017, 06:27 PM
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Default Re: Vintage snare drums to restore

I've got a 14x10 radio king (50s) that has all or most of the hardware and was repainted horribly
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Old 12-02-2017, 02:32 PM
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Cold you send me some pictures Chris?
Thank you
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60s Gretsch RB 18/12/14 Silver Glitter
60s Gretsch RB bass drum 16x12 Silver Glitter
60s Gretsch RB COB 4160
60s Rogers Holiday 14x5'5 in Steel Gray Ripple
50s Gretsch RB 14x5'5 MBP.
39/41 Gretsch Broadkaster 14x6'5 Gold Glitter
39/41 Gretsch Gladstone 3-Way Tension 14x6'5 Dark Mahogany finish
38/42 Slingerland RK 14x6'5 Sparkling Green.
1936 Leedy Broadway Standard 14x5 WMP.
Old Zildjian K's
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Old 12-02-2017, 03:06 PM
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Cold you send me some pictures Chris?
Thank you

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F282726892122
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Old 12-02-2017, 06:47 PM
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Default Re: Vintage snare drums to restore

have 3 Ludwig marching snares, 14" with wood hoops, if any interest pm me at (koke@rogers.com)
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Old 12-02-2017, 07:28 PM
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Have a 1930s Ludwig Universal....8lug.....4 by 14......no extra holes.....wood rims..instead of metal...missing strainer.....
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Old 12-06-2017, 11:18 AM
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I have a 1979 Corder 6.5x14 chrome over maple snare drum with most of the parts that I'm looking to get rid of. Same hardware as the Fibes drums of the 60's and 70's. Missing the throwoff and buttplate and the screws to mount the lugs to the shell. I have everything else. I know you said pre-70's, but it's a fantastic project drum nonetheless.
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1959-1960 Rogers 14x14 floor tom in blue sparkle. Transition badge preferred, Jasper shell with roundover bearing edges only.
1959-1960 Rogers 9x13 rack tom in blue sparkle. Transition badge preferred, Jasper shell with roundover bearing edges only.
I will trade other Rogers of the same era for these drums. I have a 1960 14x14 Jasper shelled floor tom in Jet Black I am willing to trade as well as other Rogers drums. Contact me if you have either of these!
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Old 12-08-2017, 07:06 PM
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Default Re: Vintage snare drums to restore

First of all thank you for all the offers.
In this moment I'm not interested in marching snares or modern ones.
Blair, could you send me pictures of the Ludwig Universal? Thank you
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60s Gretsch RB 18/12/14 Silver Glitter
60s Gretsch RB bass drum 16x12 Silver Glitter
60s Gretsch RB COB 4160
60s Rogers Holiday 14x5'5 in Steel Gray Ripple
50s Gretsch RB 14x5'5 MBP.
39/41 Gretsch Broadkaster 14x6'5 Gold Glitter
39/41 Gretsch Gladstone 3-Way Tension 14x6'5 Dark Mahogany finish
38/42 Slingerland RK 14x6'5 Sparkling Green.
1936 Leedy Broadway Standard 14x5 WMP.
Old Zildjian K's
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Old 12-08-2017, 09:43 PM
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Default Re: Vintage snare drums to restore

Sorry..was just going from memory......dug it out....Drum is 6 lugs......

Later Universals were 8 lugs....
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Old 12-09-2017, 10:07 AM
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Default Re: Vintage snare drums to restore

No problem Blair, I will pass on it if is 6 lugs. But thank you so much anyway.
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60s Gretsch RB 18/12/14 Silver Glitter
60s Gretsch RB bass drum 16x12 Silver Glitter
60s Gretsch RB COB 4160
60s Rogers Holiday 14x5'5 in Steel Gray Ripple
50s Gretsch RB 14x5'5 MBP.
39/41 Gretsch Broadkaster 14x6'5 Gold Glitter
39/41 Gretsch Gladstone 3-Way Tension 14x6'5 Dark Mahogany finish
38/42 Slingerland RK 14x6'5 Sparkling Green.
1936 Leedy Broadway Standard 14x5 WMP.
Old Zildjian K's
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