Thank you Geardaddy and KO!! The CBH50 looks almost perfect. I wish it had the "claw" that would grab onto the bass drum rim, BUT this is a pretty great find. Not expensive, either. This has to be much safer than the Gretsch Diamond Plate L Arm mount.
Thank you very much guys! Youre the best.
Hi Hop. Yes, it does look stout, but I just dont like or trust L arms....I've had too many fall on me!
The cymbal is a 20 inch crash ride, and while, sure, I could just use a light cymbal stand, I'd rather mount it on the bass drum if I could do it securely.
I've actually searched alot, and...
If I have to make this myself, I would def start with the clamp that has a claw that securely grabs the BD hoop as seen here.
This mount would be great, EXCEPT its for an "L" arm.
I need to find a way to use this with a straight up vertical cymbal rod, possibly by bolting a second assembly to...
Please take a look at this picture. This is a vintage bass drum hoop clamp on cymbal mount.
Notice that the cymbal rod would slide VERTICALLY into the mount, (unlike an L arm). This is great, as the cymbal rod could not fall down.
Is there a modern version of this, that is NOT...