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Old 04-10-2013, 06:24 PM
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Default Re: Best choice for durable preferably cheap stands?

Originally Posted by AxisDrummer View Post
Fair enough. I'll know where I "stand" on the SP stands in a few years, provided they last that long. Maybe a dozen setups and breakdowns and so far, so good.

One thing about my old Tama stands was the weight (which in some ways, is viewed as a good thing). Now granted, the lightweight nature of the SPs may bite me in the ass at some point, but it sure is nice carrying 7 of them in a hardware bag with no problem. And that's with 2 herniated discs!

But that old Tama Stilt stand....holy crap I'd trust using that as a support beam for a house!
Fair enough, but because of the r&d that went into Tama's heavier stuff, they're lightweight stuff is really good. I had a stage master hi-hat stand for almost 20 years then sold it to a friends son and its still going strong!
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