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    Thank you so much OP.... I had asked this...

    Thank you so much OP.... I had asked this question before but never got an answer. I actually ordered the direct drive assembly kit from drum factory direct (around $45 US dollars) to put on my...
  2. When I read about the Remo heads it did add some...

    When I read about the Remo heads it did add some relief. Ive already got a low end Mapex V Series 7 piece kit that has Evans EMAD2 bass drum head, all toms have Evans EC2 batters and EC Reso's. Even...
  3. good drum heads for Gretsch Catalina Maple kit

    TL;DR version.... I wanted opinions on which drum heads I should get for my Gretsch Catalina Maple kit? Ive never owned a kit made of maple. I'll be playing more cover songs than anything. Like pop,...
  4. I got a chance to play on my buddies Catalina kit...

    I got a chance to play on my buddies Catalina kit and I was blown away at how great the toms sounded and how deep his bass drum was... I'm not sure what you mean by "cheap maple" as wood is wood....
  5. Thanks Eric and Jonah Hex... I'm really excited...

    Thanks Eric and Jonah Hex... I'm really excited as last time I went into a recording studio the owner had me play an older Gretsch set and it sounded wonderful. Its funny though... My real name is...
  6. Ive got a little over $850... whats a good mid-level kit?

    So I JUST purchased a new Gretsch Catalina 7 piece Maple kit for $876 bucks... They are Maple shells and the main reason I got them was I wanted to upgrade from my basswood Mapex kit. I purchased...
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    Oh heck yeah! If theres a warranty then let the...

    Oh heck yeah! If theres a warranty then let the manufacturer deal with it. Your kit looks to new to have cracks in the inner shell. Hope they get it fixed quick.
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    @Thrash Yes I read the thread... I was offering...

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    Yes I read the thread... I was offering up advice on how to patch holes if needed as MOST tom mounts that are attatched to bass drums usually end up having holes in the bass shell for the...
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    This was some awesome info about the gong drums...

    This was some awesome info about the gong drums ive been seeing. I saw a youtuber cut a bass almost to his lugs (called it a pancake gong) I didnt like the sound at all.. No resonance, just a thud...
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    I'm guessing your not going to re-wrap the bass?...

    I'm guessing your not going to re-wrap the bass? You just wanted to remove the tom mounting bracket?

    I know they have plates you can order or if your going to re-wrap your shell as I did... I used...
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    Just dont go crazy on the filler or you'll be...

    Just dont go crazy on the filler or you'll be sanding more than needed. Ive filled entire tom mounts (1in diameter hole)

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    I used wood pudy and other various wood fillers
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    The...
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    Yes... Actually I followed your chart... I waa...

    Yes... Actually I followed your chart... I waa measuring wrong. Measuring from the threads down its 1 1/4 in. I was measuring from the inner part under the washer and bolt used to tighten the...
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    Edit: I meant to thank you for your response. My...

    Edit: I meant to thank you for your response. My apologies.

    I was basically saying what size tension rod would work with a snare that at one time used 47mm sized tension rods, it's 1 and 3/4ths...
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    Thanks for the calfskin tip.. Thus far I've...

    Thanks for the calfskin tip.. Thus far I've re-wraped every shell ive gotten. If I go calfskin look I'll need to spray the hoops and hardware with that rustic look spray paint to match the theme....
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    Tension rods for 14x5.5 snare

    Currently the snare takes 1 3/4
    However I'm 11 short....

    I have plenty of different mm tension rods and I know those came as a 47mm

    Is there a mm of closer number that might work. Only ones...
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    Heres the Mapex snare 512942 512943 Heres...

    Heres the Mapex snare
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    Heres the 14in tama wires with the new head thats going on the leather wrapped 14x5.5 snare
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    It should be noted the 14x5.5 is the original...
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    good piccolo drum heads (batter/reso)

    I ordered 2x piccolo snares both at the same price (this wasn't intenitional fyi.

    The 1st was a steel Mapex Piccolo 13x3 or 3.5 depth snare. I kept the original Mapex
    Remo UV snare side head on...
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    Bro i feel your pain... the Mapex V is like...

    Bro i feel your pain... the Mapex V is like considered the "lowest of the low" as I was informed by another fourm. But the deep tones and attatck i get from this 9 ply basswood is more than what i...
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    Sometimes you can just look at a kit and say "i...

    Sometimes you can just look at a kit and say "i bet that thing sounds amazing" yours is one of those kits. It just looks like a beast with warm tones.
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    That snare looks so beautiful... i want to get...

    That snare looks so beautiful... i want to get this...

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    Its $890 but there are so many ways you can customize it. Plus with simple adjustments you can get 3 great sounds...
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    Unfortunately I didnt get the batman reference.....

    Unfortunately I didnt get the batman reference.. heres the kit originally

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    But i have most of these pictures in my gallery or albums...

    Also to the drummer...
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    If u click on my profile you can see the wrap......

    If u click on my profile you can see the wrap... the wrap is a thin material thats like a huge sticker. Ill post it here..

    When i say restored the bass drum originally had dents and digs. Ive had...
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    Mapex Venus finally restored!!!

    I'll post my 4 little pictures... but this kit has come such a long way. Currently I'm using a drum dial for tuning (because im getting lazy) but since im using Ec2 batters and EC reso's its...
  24. Thread: Pearl's P-932

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    Yeah... if i could see one in person it would be...

    Yeah... if i could see one in person it would be easier to tell. Its all about the shape of the assembly that holds the beaters. I believe they need to have a hex like hole for it to work. I have a...
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    Pearl P-932 Single Chain Orange Cam double bass...

    Pearl P-932 Single Chain Orange Cam double bass pedal
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    I messed up and put on a patch that has this super hard plastic like circular disk in it so when i hit with plastic side it clicks.....
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