Originally Posted by SgtThump
It sucks, doesn't it? I've experienced the same stuff. I have two snares, both with fairly new coated emperors. One is much more worn than the other. Go figure.
Sometimes that mylar film (or whatever it is) looks shiny like foil or something and sometimes it's white. What's that all about?
My tom batters are Vintage Emperors and I never have that issue with them.. A couple of my snares have Emperor Xs on them.One is holding up fine and the other started losing coating immediately.