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Old 04-03-2014, 09:50 AM
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Default Re: Legless Hi-Hat Stand

Originally Posted by porter View Post
Nice rig! I had actually thought about doing this before with other stands, but this just made me realize that I have all the ingredients to do a bass-drum mounted stabilizer... holy crap, that'd save me $30 when I get a second stand. I will check out this solution tomorrow and report back.

Looks like if you could get a little longer connecting bar, you could clamp it off from that rack leg, though it may be a trick of perspective.
Thanks Porter!

It's definitely a cost-effective way of getting things done, for sure.
As for the rack leg, it definitely is a forced perspective; the leg is almost a foot and a half away from the tripod base.

And silly me! Why would I buy another tambourine mount-like-thing, when I could just buy one of Pearl's extending multi-clamps? That'd solve everything, and create less possible points of failure, plus it would be more sturdy.

I forsee a trip to Long & McQuade in the next couple of days.
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