Are there any professional builders on here . . .
I am talking about people who build, repair, restore, resurrect drums & percussion and it is a significant portion of their income.
If there are any such people on here, where are you getting your WHOLESALE supplies?
I have been a builder for...
Is the Yamaha DTX502 a good drum module?
I want to build a small kit with mesh heads and triggers . . . silent practice mostly, but some gigging . . .
1. Would this module be a good start . . . ?
2 How much should I pay for one . . . ?
3. Is there something better you could...
Did anyone else here use Universal Percussion?
I used UP for mostly shells, heads and sticks (among numerous other things) . . .
Where can I get shells?? (I used Keller shells pretty much exclusively from UP.)
I have effectively been put out of business related to the custom building portion...
Agreed . . . that BD is worth 2 or 3 times what old RK marchers are worth . . . just because it is RK doesn't make it a collector's item. There's a big difference in the value of a "rare" drum and a "collector" drum. NAD
Thanks for this good information . . . their eBay site is unless. they sell at nearly full retail and have OUTRAGEOUS shipping costs . . .
If it weren't for the overpriced shipping I would buy a couple shells from them . . .
I always got an A mark from Universal, plus an extra 10 if it was a...
Does anyone use (or has heard) either the "Alesis PercPad Percussion Pad" or the "KAT Percussion Electronic Drum and Percussion Pad Sound Module"?
What your opinion of the pre-programed sounds . . . which unit sounds better?
I cannot find an area store that has one (or will even set one up)...
Anyone else who did wholesale business with Universal Percussion?
I was a wholesale dealer with them and got all my Keller shells, heads and some parts from them.
I'm screwed . . . I no longer have a wholesale outlet for shells!
Their abrupt closing effectively closed down the custom drum...