Packed and ready to go is a Gretsch 125th Anniversary 20,12,14,4x14 Cadillac Green with Gold Plated Hardware, NEW in the original boxes.
Mint Camco LA Stradivarius 20, 8,10,12,13,14,15.
Mint 50's Gretsch 3-Ply Blue Sparkle 22,13,16,6.5x14.
Nice 60's Gretsch WMP 18,12,14,4x14 which was Chet's...
That’s it, I just picked it up and my Jazzette went to a great player who’ll make them sing. Thanks everyone for the input. I was going to bring them to the Chicago Show but I’m very attracted to shiny gold things so they may end up in my music room (Original heads stored).
I have an offer to trade my Mahogany Jazzette set with excellent chrome, though it does have scratches and a switched 60's front hoop, for a 2008 Cadillac Green/Gold Hardware 20,12 14,4x14 that is new in the boxes (Never played). I would like to know the value of the Gretsch set. Thank you.
Thanks everyone. I’ve had this set for many years but never played them because I usually play 4 piece sets with the small tom, ride/crash cymbal, and cowbell mounted on the bass drum, just like the 60’s catalogs (I’m also my own drumtech). I have that covered with another LA set so I really...
Here’s a rare set. A Stradivarius 14x20 bass drum with 5.5x8, 6.5x10, 8x12, 9x13, 10x14, 12x15 toms in Pristine Condition.
The 8 and 10 toms have the factory bottom bearing edges so heads could be added by switching to center lugs.
I always thought this would be a great set for a recording studio.
There's some info on Hoshino Camcos in a May 17, 2021 post called - Tell me about these Tama made Camco.
Here was my 2 cents:
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Nice score, Rich,
Hoshino Camcos were made in...
The finish is a little redder than it appears though it is a darker version of Stradivarious similar to the 10x14 in the photo. (Stradi-VARY-us)
Connecting it together will require a reinforcing ring and I believe I have a donor ring from a trashed parade drum.
The following options have...