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Old 05-09-2017, 01:41 PM
levelpebble levelpebble is offline
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Default Look at this 70s Slingerland Maple finish...

So have you ever seen Slingerland finishing this sloppy around the badge? Or obviously someone schlepped on some stain/poly to cover up a worn finish? Looks like maple grain to me, and the current owner is searching for M stamps.

Not local, so I have to go by the pics.
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Old 05-09-2017, 01:56 PM
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Default Re: Look at this 70s Slingerland Maple finish...

Its a refin and the grommet has been worked over.
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Old 05-11-2017, 06:44 AM
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Default Re: Look at this 70s Slingerland Maple finish...

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Its a refin and the grommet has been worked over.
Yep, agreed,,,,,
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Old 05-11-2017, 07:28 AM
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Default Re: Look at this 70s Slingerland Maple finish...

Common, some people just add a really thick sloppy coat of varnish on their drums. I have had to refinish a bunch of them. Varnish stripper, and 6 or 8 coats of oil. Works everytime.
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