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    Cast vs thick rolled snares

    We built a lot of these and for good reason. They sound absolutely incredible! Oriollo Bellmaker 80 Full Edition. 14x8 seamless cast bell bronze with matching hoops.
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    My Oriollo Phantom55 relugged

    Yes, exactly that. Thanks!
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    My Oriollo Phantom55 relugged

    The original lugs were press fitted. You can see the development of our lugs and other stuff here: https://oriollo.com/milestones
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    Oriollo Drums

    Here's our take on triple flange hoops. Less overtones and powerful rim clicks. OriFlange hoops: made of 2mm manganese steel, chrome plated, 8 holes.
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    Oriollo Drums

    Our very first hammered brass. Oriollo Giramondo 62 Hammered. 14x6.2" seamless spun brass, 10 Oriollo TriDrop cast stainless steel lugs, aluminum die-cast hoops, raw finish. It's on our shelves at the moment - https://oriollo.com/stock
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    Oriollo Drums

    And here's a bell bronze drum with such hoops. Oriollo Bellmaker 80 Full Edition.
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    The Official Oriollo Seamless Spun Copper Kit Review

    Copper hoops should be available next month hopefully. Not sure about lugs, but I guess we can just copper plate them ...
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    The Official Oriollo Seamless Spun Copper Kit Review

    It will slowly, very slowly, during many years, get more equalized in shades - the darker and lighter shades will become more similar.
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    The Official Oriollo Seamless Spun Copper Kit Review

    Glad you like it, guys! As for the finish, I think I have mentioned that a couple times, it's all natural, no added patina, just straight from the machine, as shown in the production video. Can be clear coated or left to age slowly and gracefully. The shells can be brushed while on the machine...
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    Oriollo Drums

    Thanks, guys! Yes, a batch of hoops produced and many pairs already sold. And yes, there were a lot of hot takes :) But I expected that. As well as to sell many, because many guys asked me for such hoops since long ago ...
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    Oriollo Drums

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    Oriollo Drums

    Thanks, guys! @Hop, haven't noticed that. Could you show me an example (via PM)?
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    Oriollo Drums

    New website is finally up and running. Check it out and let me know what you think.
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    Oriollo Spun Copper Kit- Preview Thread

    Copper and brass have to be annealed before the process in order to be ductile enough for metal spinning. Then, after a number of passes they become so strong that they have to be annealed again. It's a very touchy process and the worker has to feel the exact time when it should be annealed. Or...
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    Oriollo Spun Copper Kit- Preview Thread

    Yes, snare shells can be made like that, but knowing that cylinder is generally the most complex form for metal spinning, and having them at such depths - makes the process extremely difficult and requires craftsmen's feel. That's especially the case with copper and its alloys. BTW, most of...
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