Originally Posted by GRUNTERSDAD
I am confused about the lugs. They look to be arced 90 degrees to the curve of the drums. what am I missing?
Well, they are arch lugs. They do have rubber gasket's which may be what you see, good eyes for an old guy, the tom gasket's are about 1/16th thick, the kick maybe an 1/8th, this gives the effect of lugs molded to the shell I guess.