View Full Version : Overview on Drums

10-13-2005, 05:33 PM
Ways to buy a kit on the cheap (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=112674)
Maple vs. Acrylic (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=114656)
Difference between a full kit and a shellpack (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=115762)
Characteristics of Acrylic Drums (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=123829)
Characteristics of Mahogany Drums (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showpost.php?p=1850959152&postcount=2)
Repairing cracks on Acrylic Drums (http://www.griptoad.com/CRACKREPAIR.htm)

Bass Drum

Overview of the Bass Drum (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bass_drum)
What are the characteristics of a 20" bass drum? (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showpost.php?p=1850864962&postcount=6)
How does the size of drum affect the sound? (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=121375)
Pictures of 22X20 bass drums (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=91400)

Snare Drum

Overview of a Snare Drum (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snare_drum)
Overview of the Snare Drum (2) (http://www.answers.com/topic/snare-drum)
Edthedrummers' self-built stave snare drum! (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=169792)
Resonance/Sound of Snare with Thick/Thin plys (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=107816)
Looking for a Snare with good body, some crack, and loud? (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=108169)
Converting tom to snare. Very informative thread. (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=116994)
How can you get a good height for the snare drum? (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=123616)
What are the best "bang-for-the-buck" starter steel snares on the market? (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=142039)

Tom tom

Overview of the Tom (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom-tom_drum)
Overview of the Tom (2) (http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/encyclopedia/t/to/tom-tom_drum.htm)
Deals with the issue of those small 8 inch drums. (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=77835)
Are 8" toms too small for metal? (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=125659)

Cleaning Drums/Taking Care

Hoff-man_BMX's tutorial on refinishing drums (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=118834)
Im Bonzo's tutorial on refinishing drums (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=91346)
Different ways people clean their drums (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=111981)

Items with relevance to cleaning can be found at DrumCare 101 (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=92188)

Parts of a Drum

Wood Comparisons (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=108820) (designed for guitars, but much still applies for drums)
Qualities of Bubinga (http://www.pearldrummersforum.com/showthread.php?t=122706)


10-13-2005, 05:37 PM
links arent working for me

10-13-2005, 05:41 PM
Oohps, I'll just check em :)

EDIT: okay, i know what it did ... *fixes*

10-13-2005, 05:46 PM
links dont work kev still...eh

10-13-2005, 05:48 PM
All done.

10-14-2005, 02:02 PM
starting and buying drums

i made it :D

10-14-2005, 07:15 PM
starting and buying drums

i made it :D
No advertising on the forum :rolleyes:

10-14-2005, 08:37 PM
haha, thats not advertising!

10-16-2005, 08:17 AM
haha, thats not advertising!
Thats why I put a sarcastic smiley in :D


10-16-2005, 08:23 AM
That's great. Those may come in handy.

10-17-2005, 02:29 PM
That's great. Those may come in handy.
As intended!

05-31-2007, 11:15 AM
bttt seeing as my thread is up there!!! woot!!