Bbunks, consider yourself lucky that you only waited 6 months. Remember, we're talking 7 years ago, when Johnny was still alive.
The store I work at was the Craviotto dealer that was closest to the original factory. We were only about 20 miles away down the road. One of the main employees used...
When I started drumming I owned a Toyota Camry car [a hatchback]. Even though I could get all my drums in it I had to give up the front passenger seat to the bass drum...so I could never drive a passenger.
So I bought a truck because I WAS a drummer. !995 Toyota Takoma pickup. 2-door with a...
I'm selling a Tama 14x10 snare/floor tom. All details are here in the Reverb ad.
Asking $185 here on DFO plus shipping continental US/lower 48 which should be about $60.
I recommend spending a little more and buying a postal scale. I bought mine several years ago and it's paid for itself. Mine goes to 75 pounds (34 kg) and it's great for shipping packages I sell on Reverb or DFO. It also will go down to a gram, so it's useful for very light things. Mine is an...
I just completed a sale that went smooth and flawless. Most excellent snare drum that matches my drum kit! And a heck of a great deal. I want to thank drummertom for a perfect transaction. THANK YOU DRUMMERTOM!!!!!!!!!
But at $120 for a repro, if money is a concern, you should be able to find a used one online for less.
Ebay, Reverb, Facebook or Slingerland discussion group should all give you places to look for a better deal.
I will tell you numbers. And for reference I'm 6'5" with l-o-n-g arms and l-o-n-g legs.
Throne top is 24" from the ground.
Top of snare, and top of floor tom(s), is 24" off the ground.
I can play my kit with my eyes shut because I've memorized where the heads are.
Yeah, I slouch a bit and lean...