Looked like an honest description when I saw it on Dave's website this morning. Knew it would sell fast. The price on Dave's website is CDN$ and the Reverb price was likely US$ depending on where you live.
Probably not what the OP was looking for in a response, but added here for humour/interest value:
Jeff Hamilton playing something less than a "complete" kit, but he certainly does the music justice. :)
I had my late '60s Rogers kit out for a couple of big band gigs for the first time last summer. All period correct hardware except the throne and same with cymbals save for a couple of Bettis gems. I was a little worried about setup/take-down taking too long so budgeted extra time for that but...
Original Rogers Swivo-matic hardware is surprisingly robust and functional considering how delicate it looks compared to modern gear.
I've done OK with most DW hardware except for easily stripped memory locks on the Ultralight snare and hi-hat stands.
Yamaha almost always surprises me in a...
Here's something interesting. Timpano Percussion in Canada has a 5" B&B WMP Dyna-Sonic reissue on sale for CDN$799. Given the current $CDN-$US exchange rate, that could be a very attractive price to someone in the US.