This is a late 1970s 15x12 Slingerland marching snare from Northwest Webster (NWW) High School in Mason, IA.
This drum is the first time I've seen a school-specific custom wrap on a Slingerland marching snare. I'm sure it was not uncommon, but it's a first for me.
I thought the color and...
Thanks everyone for your help!
Sonor S Class franken-snare it is!
This drum came from an estate sale with a set of rope-tension drums, 1968 Ludwig black diamond pearl set, a modern Mapex set, an assortment of 1950s-1970s Zildjian cymbals, and many others.
Enough oddly paired items that the...
I have a Pacific CX Maple in the Blue Onyx made in Mexico purchased mid-2003 (picture and invoice).
I remember seeing the white onyx kit and catalog in the store in early 2003. Other than that, I can't date what you have.
Delmar (drum wrap manufacturer) still makes this wrap (click Sicobloc...
I bought this snare recently and I'm not quite sure what it is.
I don't recognize the lug casings.
The top hoop is a Pearl MasterCast. The resonate head is a Pearl ST.
Throw off is a Nickel Drumworks, probably first gen before they went to an all metal lower.
The tension rods are slotted...