I work at a place that does car wraps.
I've used both 3m 1080/2080 car wrapping film and also equivalent products from avery Dennison, hexis and orafol.
They all work very well. Not as durable as your standard delmar drum wrap but still a decent and cheap alternative. Especially if you are...
My player grade Slingerland professional model snare.
Nice solid mahogany Shell.
Nickel plating is really worn on the lugs and the 3point also has it's patina. Definitly no museum piece.
Still sounds fantastic, best snare for brushes i ever lent my ear to.
I don't know of any manufacturer, delmar european or asian making a wrap like that one.
Most commonly known as sea green pearl of slingerland fame.
This Carlton one could also be from another source than the American companies used.
The thing is that the green color in the wrap is mixed with...
I went to a local (i live in Norway) audiograph/ear specialist who made the silicon moulds.
They then sent it away to a Company who made the plugs who again shipped them to me.
Just do a Google search on moulded ear protection to se what is available in your area.
Can't telly you anything about his drums i'm affraid.
But i do spot what seams to be a doubble bass premier kit in the background. Which is rather cool tanken into account that doubble bass kits must have been quite a rarity in 1962.
I use those custom moulded plugs with interchangeable ER filter.
Best investment i ever made.
They are super comfortable, also in daily use.
I used them for 9 hours straight on a trans-Atlantic flight once, worked very well.
Hey, don't tell any one how Great they are
We need to keep the prices low so that thows of us in the know can get our stuff for next to nothing.
jokes aside, They are really Great drums as long as the mechanism is dialed inn properly. Those hoops are fantastic as well, real rounded tight rim...