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    So I love my Mapex Armory kit. It is phenomenal and has a great sound/great tones. However, I made a trip to Guitar Center last night just to have something to do. They had a six piece Mapex Saturn kit set up. I made the mistake of sitting behind it and playing it. Sigh..now I have to save up $2200 to I can buy it.
    Six piece Mapex Armory, Mapex Black Panther Blade and Mapex Exterminator snare drums, Sabian AAX cymbals.


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    lol... I've definitely done that before! Guilty as charged!
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    Yep. First rule; Do NOT go into music stores unless you are specifically needing something. Browsing leads to buying.
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    I was needing something lol. I just found something else I need while I was in there lol
    Six piece Mapex Armory, Mapex Black Panther Blade and Mapex Exterminator snare drums, Sabian AAX cymbals.


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    Yep I had mine packed up for awhile. Now I'm messing around with the Vertical Mounting System on it in a smaller configuration.DSC01986.jpgDSC01987.jpg

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    Brian's right. About 40 years ago, I went into a music store in California to buy some heads and came out with a Buddy Rich White Pearl set of drums.

    'Tis dangerous ground we drummers walk on. Music stores are like mine fields for us.
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    Love the figuring on that Mapex kit. Looks amazing.

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    I'm super impressed by those Mapex kits...
    14pc Yamaha Maple Custom Vintage (24pc in total) | 12pc PDP X7 | 9pc Ludwig Jr. | 9pc Pork Pie ZebraWood | 6pc Sonor |5pc PDP Concept Maple Classic | 5pc Ddrum Dominion | 5pc Orbitone |4pc Sonor Martini | 65 Snare drums and growing!

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    Mapex rocks!

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    I could honestly say that DW to me has the best tom suspension system out there! That's one thing they don't ever have to change! lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by drummerMD View Post
    I could honestly say that DW to me has the best tom suspension system out there! That's one thing they don't ever have to change! lol.
    I agree with you 100%
    14pc Yamaha Maple Custom Vintage (24pc in total) | 12pc PDP X7 | 9pc Ludwig Jr. | 9pc Pork Pie ZebraWood | 6pc Sonor |5pc PDP Concept Maple Classic | 5pc Ddrum Dominion | 5pc Orbitone |4pc Sonor Martini | 65 Snare drums and growing!

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    Look for used man, I got my 6 piece Saturn V with a copper DW snare for $1100 used and the kit is all but brand new.
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    Just sayin'. Let me know when you want it:
    https://www.drumchat.com/showthread....urn-Shell-Pack

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