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Old 11-05-2013, 07:00 AM
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Default Re: Show us your '2 rack toms to the left of the bass' kits!

Originally Posted by RinkRat View Post
Curiosity sake:
How many of you using this type of setup, play open handed?

From the last few days of playing this way, it looks as though I need to alter the setup a bit. As comfortable as everything else with this configuration is for me, the hats are just a bit further away than I'd like.

  1. Move the 13" tom to the floor, by the 16"
  2. Replace the 12" with a 8" or 10"
  3. Learn to play Open <*GULP*>
  4. Move to a 20" Bass Drum
  5. Buy a longer sticks
  6. Mount hats on Bass Drum & use remote
I don't play open handed naturally, but do a lot of open handed stuff on a set up like this. Both hands can easily reach the hats and both cymbals.

You left out an option:
7. Raise the rack toms and move them over
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