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  1. Registered User

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    Nice looking kit and they sound great too: https://youtu.be/FgNmkqdAZXo
    Guru Tour padauk segmented 12, 16, 22, 7x14
    Tama Star walnut kit in Japenese sen indigo burst 10, 12, 16, 22, 6.5x14
    Tama Starclassic Bubinga Select (marbled green metallic) 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 22, 5x14
    Tama Starclassic maple (Caribbean blue fade) 13, 16, 24, 6.5x14
    Sonor Pro Lite 13, 16, 22

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Kurgan View Post
    I love the finish, looks great.
    +1. That finish is much nicer than I would expect to see on a kit at this price point!
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    Looks great! Let us know what you think!?
    HHX hats, K crashes, K & Bosphorus rides
    Snares: Yamaha Bamboo Custom 5.5x14 / Ludwig Black Beauty 5x14, COB Supraphonic 6.5x14, Acrolite 5x14 / Pearl Mahogany Classic Limited Edition / Sonor D505
    Pearl Reference Pure (matte walnut) / Yamaha Maple Custom Absolute (plum lacquer)

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    Looks real nice.


    Its unfortunate that the kick mount plates are so huge and ugly. I wonder how easy it would be to take a pic of the finish somewhere else on the drum and then create a laminate sticker to go over it...

    Its odd that its a satin finish aluminum(?) and not shiny chrome like the hardware on the kit.
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    Quote Originally Posted by melvinspeed View Post
    I'm not usually into red kits, but that looks really, really nice.
    Red kits sound nicer from what I hear, right Nova?
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    Thanks all, really appreciate the comments!!

    Quote Originally Posted by playinpearls View Post
    Its unfortunate that the kick mount plates are so huge and ugly. I wonder how easy it would be to take a pic of the finish somewhere else on the drum and then create a laminate sticker to go over it...

    Its odd that its a satin finish aluminum(?) and not shiny chrome like the hardware on the kit.
    I agree, I've actually removed it and I'm just using the normal tom arm.
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    Sooo.... how's it sound?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fuller89 View Post
    Sooo.... how's it sound?
    Really good, very impressed, I think they're a really nice sounding drum. I can't differentiate between my old MCX and these. Although I do want to change the heads to something, perhaps coated... recommendations???
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris_D View Post
    Really good, very impressed, I think they're a really nice sounding drum. I can't differentiate between my old MCX and these. Although I do want to change the heads to something, perhaps coated... recommendations???
    That's awesome, I really hope my wife lets me order a set of dmp's soon.

    I really dig the sound I get from my Remo suede emperors over clear ambassadors.

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    Man, those are gorgeous. I love 4 piece kits. So classy and elegant. I really dig that kit boss. Amazing. Btw, check out coated vintage emperors. Best coated head imo
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    Sweet kit. Great finish and a nice setup. Pearl and Paiste.
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    Quote Originally Posted by havenscradle View Post
    Man, those are gorgeous. I love 4 piece kits. So classy and elegant. I really dig that kit boss. Amazing. Btw, check out coated vintage emperors. Best coated head imo
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