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  1. Thread: Peace Drums

    by Robertw8
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    Peace Drums

    Hi,brought a really clean and original older Peace kit with original hardware,all the toms have 5 lug hardware and rims,are these rare.
    Thanks.
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    As I know it Kaman or KMC Music acquired...

    As I know it Kaman or KMC Music acquired Gibralter,Gretsch,Dixon and some other Companies and the Legend line was replaced by Gretsch and Dixon brand names.I missed out on buying the same snare out...
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    That snare might have been part of a World Series...

    That snare might have been part of a World Series kit around the early 90s.
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    Why trade both on a USA Gretsch solid bronze,it...

    Why trade both on a USA Gretsch solid bronze,it will give a another alternative sound to your BB.
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    They They are Sensitone Classics,VER 1 or 2...

    They

    They are Sensitone Classics,VER 1 or 2 easy to find on this forum.
  6. That is a beautifull looking snare congrats on...

    That is a beautifull looking snare congrats on your purchase.I also received a custom Rosewood ply snare recently made from our native Australian Rosewood,it is very sensitive and I have been getting...
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    [QUOTE=Victor77;1854180090]I would definetly...

    [QUOTE=Victor77;1854180090]I would definetly recommend Ludwig Supralite 14x8.

    14x8 Supralite,does this drum exist.
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    Drum Factory Direct have a good range of...

    Drum Factory Direct have a good range of strainers within your budget but don't forget the snare beds.
  9. Thread: S-Hoop Review

    by Robertw8
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    This custom Metro snare came with S hoops and I...

    This custom Metro snare came with S hoops and I like the sound they add.Cross stick is very strong,I wish they were more common over here.
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    Rosewood snares by METRO.

    Thought I must share these snares with you by Metro Drum Co. a well respected Australian drum maker.On the left a 14x5.5 ply Rosewood and the right a 14x8 Rosewood stave with matching hoops.NSW...
  11. Why not you return it and ask Lonestar to replace...

    Why not you return it and ask Lonestar to replace it with a 14x5 Reference at a very heavily disscounted price,you already have some credit towards it.Surely they have some reputation to uphold.
  12. Then the snare bed on the MR may be different to...

    Then the snare bed on the MR may be different to suit 42 strands.
  13. Would be interesting to see what the OP gets,I...

    Would be interesting to see what the OP gets,I think the whole add might be a typo.
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    Pearl state that the IP is a Sensitone chrome...

    Pearl state that the IP is a Sensitone chrome shell.Just go to Products-snares-signature series-Ian Paice snare-click Ians full specs,you will find that info.There is no difference between the 2...
  15. Thread: My new snare

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    That is coming along nicely,a Aussie Zelkova in...

    That is coming along nicely,a Aussie Zelkova in the making,how is the drying out going.
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    Good choice over the BB,here is mine,Batter is...

    Good choice over the BB,here is mine,Batter is Evans PCRD and reso is Aquarian classic and Ultrasound C snare wires.If I was to own only one metal snare brass would be my choice.I picked up this for...
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    My Tama 1990 - 1991 Artstar Maple,this snare...

    My Tama 1990 - 1991 Artstar Maple,this snare really rocks.
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    The LE Pearl is advertised as 1.5 mm thick,so...

    The LE Pearl is advertised as 1.5 mm thick,so know one would probably check it ( it could be more ). I have also read people have measured BB shells to be 1.6 - 1.8 mm in thickness.So not much...
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    [QUOTE=ryctor;1854152436]This is not a...

    [QUOTE=ryctor;1854152436]This is not a speculation, it is a fact. The seamless supra do not need to be advertised, its the snare all snares are measured by, and you are screaming that you had not...
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    If this is the case why have Ludwig not used this...

    If this is the case why have Ludwig not used this as a selling feature on their snares,or even offered 42 strands as standard issue or as a option,as other companies do.
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    Nice drum,any info on the shell,looks to be...

    Nice drum,any info on the shell,looks to be machined to me,or is it a spun seamless shell.
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    I think kiwi said he was quoted $850,not $650,for...

    I think kiwi said he was quoted $850,not $650,for a black beauty in NZ.I think a Pearl - Ref or Sensitone or a DW- black on nickel brass are better options.
  23. Thread: Acrolite

    by Robertw8
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    I paid $280 AUD for one,did not like it ( not...

    I paid $280 AUD for one,did not like it ( not enough body and was out of round ) and sold it.IMO there are better Aluminium snares out there.
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    Heard nothing but good things about this...

    Heard nothing but good things about this snare,did you not like you Sledgehammer though.
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    Of course its not a free floater but I think it...

    Of course its not a free floater but I think it has the same snare strainer mechanism as the very early 1st generation FF.Replacement snare wires could be a consideration,pics of the snare side...
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