Agreed . . . that BD is worth 2 or 3 times what old RK marchers are worth . . . just because it is RK doesn't make it a collector's item. There's a big difference in the value of a "rare" drum and a "collector" drum. NAD
Thanks for this good information . . . their eBay site is unless. they sell at nearly full retail and have OUTRAGEOUS shipping costs . . .
If it weren't for the overpriced shipping I would buy a couple shells from them . . .
I always got an A mark from Universal, plus an extra 10 if it was a...
Does anyone use (or has heard) either the "Alesis PercPad Percussion Pad" or the "KAT Percussion Electronic Drum and Percussion Pad Sound Module"?
What your opinion of the pre-programed sounds . . . which unit sounds better?
I cannot find an area store that has one (or will even set one up)...
Anyone else who did wholesale business with Universal Percussion?
I was a wholesale dealer with them and got all my Keller shells, heads and some parts from them.
I'm screwed . . . I no longer have a wholesale outlet for shells!
Their abrupt closing effectively closed down the custom drum...
If it has been misrepresented, it is the seller's responsibility to pay for shipping it back. I have been ripped off a few times on eBay and I have never had a crooked seller willing to pay to have their piece of junk sent back . . . just sayin' . . . NAD
Unless you are looking for an extensive project you would be better off investing your money into a blank shell and building it yourself; the cost will be similar.
The only thing you can really use off the eBay drum will be the hoops and perhaps the heads.
The eBay drum is a single tension...
If you are going to have to recover them they are not worth $400-$600. I currently play one these kit and they do sound excellent, but you can find a kit (or orphans) for less or a lot nicer kit for that price.
I have have purchased a couple of these kits (players) and paid less. One kit was...
Please increase the contrast on your pages.
I’m sorry, but there is just not enough contrasting difference in your text color and your page color.
I realize it is vogue to code gray on gray, but the lack of contrast is difficult for older eyes . . . . and you do have a lot of older members.