Vintage Drum Forum the best vintage drum forum on the Internet - Vintage Drum History - Vintage Drum Questions

Go Back   Vintage Drum Forum > Vintage Non-USA drums

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-06-2015, 04:48 AM
ARCHxANGEL ARCHxANGEL is offline
Vintage Drum Guru
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Monroe,CT
Posts: 1,651
Default Superstar Monster

This is some of my 1983 Tama Superstars as well as some of my 1970's. Front head is the original mirror head. I'll try and find a driver seat shot. But here is the layout. 24" bass. 6,8,10" roto toms,12" concert tom. Also on the left is another 10",12" roto tom,70's acrylic octoban & 14",15" Xtras toms. To the right is the 16",18",18" floor tom. The snare was swapped weekly.

Had everything mounted on my rack, always easier with that many drums. Don't currently have this set up anymore. Lost the practice space where it was. But one day the monster will return, it always does!
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	10563161_742199225846899_8239933899260384557_n.jpg
Views:	114
Size:	74.8 KB
ID:	92540  
__________________
18 Kits & 40+ snares..
Not a Guru, just addicted to drums

- Jay
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 12-06-2015, 05:35 AM
salty 1322 salty 1322 is offline
Vintage Drum Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Port Colborne, Ont., Canada
Posts: 1,905
Default Re: Superstar Monster

Jay:
That set is simply beautiful!!! I hope she comes running back to you soon!
Brian
__________________
Just a drummer who loves all things about vintage drums! Nothing more, nothing less.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-06-2015, 05:20 PM
Cam Cam is offline
Advanced Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 193
Default Re: Superstar Monster

Nice! I loved the '80 Superstars I had until a few months ago. The 24" kicks they made are one of the best I'd ever heard. Clear Emperor batter and Smooth White Ambassador front head, no port, nothing inside, tuned up a little and spanked with a wood beater... wow. Mine were the 'Super Mahogany' but the 'maple' that you have have is my favourite. Especially with the period correct mirror front head!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:26 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2009 VSDwebdesign