Re: what ride stands are you using?
I'll throw out another +1 for Tama hardware. It's rock solid, and at a decent price. I used to use my Roadpro boom stand for my ride, before I got a rack.
I have used Yamaha hardware in the past; I cant say anything bad about it at all.
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