Originally Posted by MrInsanePolack
The ones I had served me well for probably 8-10 years, playing death metal, about two of those as a double before I got a second kick drum. The only thing I had to replace was the springs, about once a year, but that was with extreme daily use. They hold up well.
Thanks. Sounds like it will likely still be a good buy. I think if I get this I will replace the grip plate and chain anyway. Maybe I'll get a strap instead.