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Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-10-2021, 12:44 PM
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Arrow Re: The punk rocker's 1965 Ludwig restored

Great Resto Sir. What would that nail have done for the leg mount? It is on the wrong side of the mount. Anyway great job.
Forum: General Drum Questions 10-12-2021, 12:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 352
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Arrow Re: Funny Stories from the Throne

"Where is that Marble Rye?"
Forum: Vintage Drums 10-01-2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,006
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Arrow Re: Where is everyone?

Hello. I still check in. Thanks Guys and Girls.
Forum: Vintage Drums 08-25-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,019
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Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 08-09-2021, 10:50 AM
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Views: 870
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Arrow Re: Eugene Geisler/ Slingerland snare drum: replica tension screw parts

Fantastic. Ausgezeichnet. Sehr gut arbeiten.
Just trying mit mein Deutsch.
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-15-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,030
Posted By green glass drum
Re: Ludwig Porto seat question

Had one. Post pipe broke off while playing. Not good. This throne was never comfortable. Get a soundseat sir.
Forum: General Drum Questions 02-12-2021, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,335
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Arrow Re: Dancing Barn

In fact, one day the guy doing the work said he wasn't going to show up because of the high winds! Fortunately, I had removed the drums. It's back down on a new foundation now and I'll put the drums...
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-26-2021, 12:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 459
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Arrow Re: Home made Bop set with tunable floor "snoms"

Yes, it makes sense sir. Thank you. Brilliant mechanism.
Forum: Vintage Drums 01-25-2021, 06:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 459
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Re: Home made Bop set with tunable floor "snoms"

How does the tuning mechanism work?
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-22-2020, 09:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,445
Posted By green glass drum
Re: Lug maintenance/restoration

+1 on cotton balls for interior lug padding/spring muffling.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-19-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,445
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Arrow Re: Lug maintenance/restoration

Just going with the original post. Yes, probably a tumbler. Not sure.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-19-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,445
Posted By green glass drum
Arrow Re: Lug maintenance/restoration

The ultrasonic device sounds great on a labor/time saving basis. I have never used one, but I hear they are great using walnut shells as a medium.
I have used a buffing wheel from Harbor freight. 2...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 11-28-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By green glass drum
Re: Brass Lug Inserts

Metric 5.8 is 10-24 in sae. So smaller diameter.
Forum: General Drum Questions 09-10-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,768
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Arrow Re: 16x16 floor tom to snare drum.

Great job on the snare side slots. I have done this before on chrome. Not easy.
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 08-25-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,506
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Arrow Re: Refurbish kick drum beater

I restored a 1920's Leedy Pedal and Beater.
See pic of the inner wrappings.
Lambs wool came from Joan fabrics.
Baseball came from ?
I think I stitched with dental floss.
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-04-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,813
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Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-03-2020, 12:11 PM
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Views: 1,711
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Arrow Re: Another saved snare

Drumfactory direct has a few throw-offs in gold and brass.
https://www.drumfactorydirect.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=6_104_40&products_id=2421
Forum: Vintage Non-USA drums 08-03-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,813
Posted By green glass drum
Arrow Re: Where can I find another lug like this?

Center to Center spacing for a Rogers beavertail snare lug is 1 7/8". Hope it fits. If close, but too tight, use a round file to open the holes up.
Forum: DRUM IMAGE GALLERY 08-01-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,686
Posted By green glass drum
Arrow Re: Old Swingstar shells

Looks great. How did you do the stars?
Forum: Vintage Drums 07-27-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,766
Posted By green glass drum
Arrow Re: Identification of snare with ludwig parts

I believe they are Ludwig, "Standard" lugs.
Forum: Vintage Cymbals 07-09-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,393
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Forum: Wanted to Buy 07-08-2020, 09:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,547
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Arrow Re: Collar tension screws odd MIJ hex heads-got any?

They do "look like" standard 12-24 in the pic.
Interesting info re the Star only metric threads.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 07-06-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,547
Posted By green glass drum
Arrow Re: Collar tension screws odd MIJ hex heads-got any?

Have you figured out the thread size of the rods? Replacing with standard type square head rods would be nice. DFD has some MIJ rods. Good Luck Sir.
Forum: Vintage Drums 06-10-2020, 10:52 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 12,488
Posted By green glass drum
Arrow Re: Is Anyone Still Using This Forum?

I check in every day.
Not much to post lately.
Thanks VDF.
Forum: Wanted to Buy 05-08-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,959
Posted By green glass drum
Arrow Re: Floor tom cradle

I had one like the one in your picture. Tried to fit a modern, regular (cylindrical) floor tom with metal rims in there and it was not a good fit, at all for me. Not stable.
I think those cradles...
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