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    Re: $20 steal of a deal...

    That's a Ludwig Rocker Steel Snare if I'm not mistaken
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    Re: $1600 for signed Tool drumheads...seriously?

    I don't blame them for trying... but you aren't getting it from me.
  3. Thread: Chris Cornell dead

    by MrB
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    Re: Chris Cornell dead

    I'm absolutely sick over this. A friend of mine took his own life this past Christmas, and Cornell and his associated musicians are without question among the most talented of his generation. If you...
  4. Re: FS: Taye Metalworks Vintage Brass 14x6.5 Snare Drum

    Update: drum is sold.
  5. FS: Taye Metalworks Vintage Brass 14x6.5 Snare Drum

    http://i996.photobucket.com/albums/af87/mrcboccuzzi/Drum%20Stuff/20160624_131532_zpssjywvmlq.jpg

    Up for sale is my Taye Metalworks Vintage Brass Snare, 14x6.5". Shell is 2mm thick. I have it...
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    Re: Show Us Your Snare Drums

    Thank you, sir! It took a little bit to dial it it, but it likes being tuned low. I probably should pick up a spare throw off at some point should mine wear out.
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    Re: Show Us Your Snare Drums

    What's the story behind this? Caught my eye!
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    Re: What new gear would you like to see created?

    On the subject of Ludwigs, I was disappointed in my search for a steel or stainless steel snare from them.

    I know, I know, they make the Supralites. I think, and if they steal this idea cut me a...
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    Re: I hate when that happens!

    I had this happen often with Manu Katche and Tim Alexander sticks. Scared me away from Zildjian sticks. Ages ago Vaters split on me too. ProMark and Victoria Firth I've had good luck with.
  10. Re: Can you play with half of a double bass drum pedal setup..?

    There's a pedal out there called the Duallist that does what you're describing, which is operate both beaters with one pedal. I've yet to see one in person, so I can't comment on whether or not they...
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    Re: Show Us Your Snare Drums

    Updated family shot. I've been making some changes over the past couple months.

    Here is the current assortment.
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    Re: Got to assemble 10 new kits

    Pictures will follow, but I just made a day trip up to Portland from where I live and definitely spent a couple hours here.

    First, this place is spectacular. I also happened to have the place...
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    Re: Need help on a John Bonham set up

    The famous snare is the Ludwig Supraphonic chrome-over-aluminum, 6.5" deep, stock # LM402.

    As for the rest of his stuff it's generally big Ludwigs, the exact dimensions Ludwig lists on their site....
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    Re: Got to assemble 10 new kits

    You are lucky, sir! I was thinking about making the same trip (I'm south of Boston). Facility looks gorgeous, the former DCP was one cavernous room in a strip mall-type place.
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    Re: Direct-drive or not?

    Definitely one of those try - before - you - buy items.

    I went to an Axis X single, had to switch out the beater and fiddle with it, but I'm glad I did. I like the utility of the design, makes it...
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    Re: Ludwig P85 Snare Strainer Fail

    Josh- he designed the Atlas series. I'm going to grab a couple of these soon.
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    Sticky: Re: Show Us Your Drums!

    I like your style, sir!
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    Re: Drilling a brand new DW bass drum - am I crazy?

    That's clever! I like that. Gives you the option to take the whole thing off if you want and still have the look of the Virgin kick. The rail console for the Ludwig Atlas series attaches the same way.
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    Re: Drilling a brand new DW bass drum - am I crazy?

    I'm in the same boat - woodworking is not something I have a background in so I personally wouldn't attempt to do something like this. If I drilled all day everyday that would be another matter.

    A...
  20. Thread: Set up issues

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    Re: Set up issues

    I agree. Chad Gracey from the 90s Alternative band Live used to do this.

    I started on a 2 up 1 down, went to 3 up 1 down (see Jimmy Chamberlin's kit), then 2 and 2, and after shoulder problems...
  21. Thread: winter wonderland

    by MrB
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    Re: winter wonderland

    Nah I used to live in Florida but moved back up here to MA. As long as you plan ahead and have supplies on hand, it's like getting vacation days courtesy Mother Nature.

    That and the cold kills...
  22. Thread: Beware

    by MrB
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    Re: Beware

    According to their website Chris is retired and the company is officially closed. Unless you're buying off the shelf, it isn't a new drum.
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    Re: MrB breaks 1000 posts

    Ahoy gents! Thank you!

    Lot of drum - related things today... just sold my Ludwig kit, picked up a Black Beauty, and picked up a Zildjian K Custom 20 ride. Pictures soon!
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    Re: Axis AL Double pedal ISSUES...

    If I'm reading this right, you've tried switching beaters already? I too found the stock beater underwhelming on my X single and swapped in a Yamaha beater. Been happy ever since.

    Only other...
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    Re: Fixing out of round brass snare - HELP!

    If I were in this position I would definitely see what the shop thinks then ask either the manufacturer or someone with a lot of experience in the area (Greg Keplinger comes to mind) what their...
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