Quote Originally Posted by Thrush View Post
I'm with you. I'd have them in the same positions, but on the underside rather that top side. Firstly they'd be much more out of sight, no bad thing, secondly if you have toms over the bas drum, you won't have "air blasts" agitating the toms reso heads (I'm sure it makes next to no difference, but still) and thirdly if you mic internally, feeding the cable out through one of the vents would make much more sense with them on the underside.
This all seems logical to me.