Originally Posted by IDDrummer
... I think he is talking about the hoop hitting the collar of the head before is seats fully against the head's counterhoop...
I think scarlit needs to check back into this thread with some pics.
He says "... the head seems to be a little big. I can't get the wood hoop to sit straight due to the head being a little bigger...."
If the head is actually bigger than the hoop, then the hoop wouldn't fit over it at all.
Otherwise, it sounds like something's warped.
Hard to say without some pics though.