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Old 05-15-2017, 02:51 PM
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Default Drumworks Snare ~ info ???

Is Drumworks DW - or something else altogether? I've not seen one of these or heard of this co. before.

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Old 05-15-2017, 03:12 PM
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Interesting! As to DW, it stands for Drum Workshop, so, NO, not the same company. Maybe someone else can tell what this drum is.

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Old 05-15-2017, 03:57 PM
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Thanks Mark.

Asked a buddy and he thought it's probably toward the budget end of the market. Definitely not DW.
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Old 05-15-2017, 05:25 PM
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Thanks Mark.

Asked a buddy and he thought it's probably toward the budget end of the market. Definitely not DW.
Judging by the shell, custom tube lugs and the Made in USA badge, I don't think this would be a "budget" drum! Most likely an early "boutique" builder no longer in business. I'm hoping one of our members may recognize the badge and have some more information for us.

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Old 05-15-2017, 07:02 PM
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This is in Cali., I dunno, maybe, if, perhaps ??
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Old 05-15-2017, 07:06 PM
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This is in Cali., I dunno, maybe, if, perhaps ??
No, not Cali.

Asking about Drumworks as I know nothing about the co. or what any collector value might be. As in, is it worth pursuing or not bothering with.

It appears there's more than 1 "Drumworks" outfit using the name Drumworks. Head scratcher ~
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Old 05-15-2017, 07:18 PM
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No, not Cali.

Asking about Drumworks as I know nothing about the co. or what any collector value might be. As in, is it worth pursuing or not bothering with.

It appears there's more than 1 "Drumworks" outfit using it. Head scratcher ~
It`s not vintage and could use a few more gigs or three or more.

We do like to get to the end of the mystery though.
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Old 05-15-2017, 07:57 PM
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Kansas City Drumworks. A boutique drum building company that never really gained a foothold.

The one that can tell you more about them is drummer Jim Riley. He was a drum builder for KCDW before he got the gig with country group Rascal Flatts
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Old 05-15-2017, 09:01 PM
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Kansas City Drumworks. A boutique drum building company that never really gained a foothold.

The one that can tell you more about them is drummer Jim Riley. He was a drum builder for KCDW before he got the gig with country group Rascal Flatts
http://www.drumforum.org/index.php?/...-city-drum-co/
Here's what I could dig up on Kansas City Drumworks.
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Old 05-15-2017, 10:46 PM
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Being from Kansas City I know a few local drummers that play them. Perhaps 'kcdrumdad' could give some insight.
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