When we all started way way back when old school style trad grip was the only way. If you held matched grip it was because you didn't know how to play, you didin't know how to hold the stx. You needed lessons!lol
Vintage Ludwig diamond plate twin tom mount came w a felt gasket. Its thin enough that it compresses tight with no wobble. I think the newer ones are rubber. Same idea, a little added protection for the shell/wrap.
Most of the established heavy hitters/ dealers collectors are all on FB with all the various gear groups , if you can’t find it here you can find it there if you can’t find it there you can find it on Reverb and Amazon and of course all the well known shops across the country.
I’ve had many others, these have stayed intact because I’ve only used them in the studio and it’s not that often lol. I’ve gone through at least half a dozen sets Over last 40 yrs or so the new ones definitely not made to last they want to sell you new ones. I had a $200 sennheiser set that...