Didn't read all the comments but after a selling marathon at my house I found I have an extra R&S Black Tractor style seat available if anyone has an old throne that could use a seat upgrade. I sold the throne with the original seat and now I have overage.
Don't know if I'll post it for sale...
Received an email from DCP yesterday stating they ARE shipping. Or you can pick up at the front door as the show room is closed until early May, IIRC. I live a little far for that but the thought was nice.
IMHO, I think what is meant by the SONOR pedal not fitting on a delite? set up might make sense due to the cheaper pedal having a wider base and the delite lugs are bigger/thicker than most tuning rods and claws.
Now if you were to choose a higher end SONOR pedal (which would only make sense...
My first love is Gretch Renown in Blue Sparkle along with TAMA Silverstar Blue Sparkle.
Then the TAMA Starclassic performer B/B red sparkle along with Mapex Saturns red sparkle are awesome along with the vintage Ludwigs.
I have these same cases. They are more than awesome. Thick and protective. They also sit flat and stable. Choose these over the Tuxedo and Galaxy series and you won't be sorry. Well worth the investment.
As a gear lugging drummer for over 40 years, I found the Yamaha Stage Custom (bop sizes) to be the lightest I've used. The TAMA Silverstar bop kit by comparison was way heavier.
That's my logical non-scientific explanation.