Page 1 of 23 12311 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 30 of 662

Forum: Tuning / Care / Maintenance

Do you know the proper way to tune your drums? Care for your kit? Check out all the threads about drum tuning and maintenance in the drum tuning forum.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Heads Comparison Chart.

    Started by Jerzey Street Band (JSB), 12-16-2010 10:42 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 59
    • Views: 65,512
    03-26-2017, 08:21 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Tuning to the Shell Timbre (DWs John Good)

    Started by areFish, 07-15-2011 12:34 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    good, john, shell, timbre, tuning
    • Replies: 111
    • Views: 38,081
    02-13-2017, 04:13 PM Go to last post
  1. Snare drum ring

    Started by Mysterious Stan, 03-09-2009 03:00 PM
    drum, ring, snare, stop
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 33,648
    03-17-2009, 05:18 PM Go to last post
  2. how can i clean my drums??

    Started by d4n13l0930, 06-22-2009 11:42 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    clean, drums, pearl
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 22,588
    01-10-2010, 10:11 AM Go to last post
  3. loose or tight?

    Started by Metal-head, 10-02-2006 07:28 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    loose, tight
    • Replies: 64
    • Views: 22,297
    05-28-2017, 01:44 PM Go to last post
  4. Are house hold ideas safe to clean with?

    Started by Crogen, 04-11-2012 03:22 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    clean, cleaning products, cymbals, drums, hold, house, ideas, safe
    • Replies: 51
    • Views: 22,032
    04-13-2014, 07:35 PM Go to last post
  5. Moon Gel

    Started by polygonguy, 11-23-2010 06:38 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    moon
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 18,721
    01-30-2011, 10:25 AM Go to last post
  6. My restoration of a Premier Heavy Rock Nine snare

    Started by Creative Drummer, 11-23-2010 11:45 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    heavy, premier, restoration, rock, snare
    • Replies: 68
    • Views: 18,663
    09-12-2014, 03:30 AM Go to last post
  7. Moon Gels, WELL WHAT DO YOU THINK?!?!

    Started by rsshortstack22, 03-10-2009 07:50 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    gels, moon
    • Replies: 89
    • Views: 17,923
    04-22-2010, 06:25 PM Go to last post
  8. What cymbal polish do you recommend?

    Started by FlyByNight, 07-07-2016 04:30 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    clean, cymbal, polish, recommend
    • Replies: 54
    • Views: 17,045
    06-08-2020, 11:27 PM Go to last post
  9. How do I get that really tight snare sound

    Started by Fredr, 07-16-2009 08:32 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    snare, sound, tight
    • Replies: 56
    • Views: 16,382
    10-03-2009, 03:43 PM Go to last post
  10. How to set up a Kick Drum Pedal?

    Started by StuSegal, 12-08-2010 07:29 PM
    drum, kick, pedal
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 15,839
    12-14-2010, 04:18 PM Go to last post
  11. sanding bearing edges........oh lord.

    Started by Project-Green-Destiny, 09-16-2009 06:38 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    bearing, edgesoh, lord, sanding
    • Replies: 47
    • Views: 15,352
    12-26-2009, 05:20 AM Go to last post
  12. Birch Shells

    Started by FlyByNight, 03-08-2015 03:27 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 15,264
    07-31-2018, 10:41 PM Go to last post
  13. How to Clean Drum Heads?

    Started by keysanddrums, 03-07-2009 09:53 PM
    clean, drum, heads
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 14,994
    03-08-2009, 06:07 PM Go to last post
  14. Poll Poll: How do you tune your toms?

    Started by DrummerD, 09-25-2011 06:17 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    toms, tune
    • Replies: 72
    • Views: 14,729
    02-02-2012, 04:52 PM Go to last post
  15. Soundproofing

    Started by 13drummer, 11-10-2006 08:29 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    soundproofing
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 14,539
    01-11-2008, 08:54 AM Go to last post
  16. Microfiber cloths

    Started by Pearl MCX Man, 07-19-2015 11:03 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    cloths, microfiber
    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 14,453
    09-18-2016, 07:13 AM Go to last post
  17. Cleaning lacquer shells

    Started by Pearl MCX Man, 02-26-2012 07:32 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    cleaning, lacquer, shells
    • Replies: 70
    • Views: 14,396
    11-25-2012, 05:37 PM Go to last post
  18. Tom overtones are killing me!

    Started by thepilgrimsdream, 07-06-2011 10:58 PM
    killing, overtones, toms, tuning
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 14,182
    08-25-2011, 03:59 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 13,905
    07-17-2010, 10:16 AM Go to last post
  19. Tom Tuning Preferences - Using Tunebot

    Started by xmacvicar, 12-19-2013 05:46 PM
    preferences, toms, tunebot, tuning
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 13,506
    02-24-2014, 07:50 AM Go to last post
  20. How cold can drums get?

    Started by butter, 10-01-2011 01:31 PM
    cold, drums
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 13,490
    10-04-2011, 03:50 PM Go to last post
  21. Removal of the resonant head on a bass drum

    Started by Francesco, 08-18-2010 12:36 PM
    bass, drum, head, removal, resonant
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 13,440
    08-18-2010, 09:52 PM Go to last post
  22. Good bass drum muffling/tuning

    Started by Ethangrobb, 03-10-2011 01:51 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    bass, bass drum, bass drum muffling, bass drum tuning, drum, good, muffling or tuning
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 13,420
    08-25-2011, 03:13 PM Go to last post
  23. Floor tom tuning

    Started by Ethangrobb, 03-21-2011 01:31 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    floor, floor tom, floor tom tuning, tom tuning, tuning
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 13,278
    08-24-2020, 03:59 PM Go to last post
  24. tuning the "boing" out of the floor tom

    Started by reboundjunkie, 09-11-2008 10:52 AM
    boing, floor, tuning
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 13,232
    10-23-2008, 12:07 AM Go to last post
  25. reducing snare ringing

    Started by oaktree137, 03-04-2010 08:09 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    reducing, ringing, snare
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 12,778
    01-08-2011, 12:42 PM Go to last post
  26. big project

    Started by rallydrummer, 07-09-2014 07:23 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    project
    • Replies: 38
    • Views: 12,594
    08-29-2016, 11:05 AM Go to last post
  27. Warm Snare Sound

    Started by coddude321, 07-20-2011 08:32 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    snare, sound, warm
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 11,633
    07-26-2011, 12:07 PM Go to last post
  28. Fixing warped wrap on drums

    Started by jfoster_drums, 08-24-2011 10:04 AM
    drums, fixing, warped, wrap
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 11,561
    08-26-2011, 07:45 AM Go to last post
  29. How to Fix Mounted Toms from Dropping

    Started by BigMac, 05-08-2014 04:40 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    dropping, mounted, toms
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 11,500
    03-17-2019, 05:03 PM Go to last post

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •