Early 80s Gretsch Rosewood lacquer kit

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I the process of doing complete cleaning. Did the Dawn soaking on the hardware over the weekend. Amazing!!!
 

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If my sons baseball team does not make it to finals on Monday I will finish putting back together and take more pics.
 

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Hope to have back together from cleaning soon and post new pics. Also just got the Humes and Berg cases they came with. I will include them.
 

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My first pro kit was an 80's Gretsch in this finish, but 20/10/12/14 FT (standard depths, except the 10x6 with interspersed lugs). Great little kit! Good luck on your sale!
 

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Now you could order anything you wanted but Gretsch standard power toms were only 1 inch deeper than standard toms so these are 9 by 12, 10 by 13 and 11 by 14.
I believe Gretsch power sizes were 10x12, 11x13 and 12x14. One inch shorter than Ludwig and Tama power toms, but two inches longer than standard Gretsch toms. I worked drum retail from 1979-1985, so I witnessed the birth of the power tom craze. Nice drums - I always loved Gretsch's Rosewood finish.
 

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Put them on other fora, with better lit pix. And don't sell yourself short - Jasper shells are no longer made. Virtually every drum company has put out product attempting to imitate them - look at Pearl's latest gum masterworks offering.
 
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If the 16 was turned into Bass would be a King of a bebop/fast/fusion/gig/ 4 or 5 piece, "technicians " set..
I see that option there. Huge. Indestructible
16/12/13/14
22 could turn (after stripping relevant parts) into planter or small child jazz swimming pool..
 
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