Originally Posted by madidus
OK, I'm not gonna get all sentimental... but I know exactly what you mean. Since putting together my snare with Gary's lugs I haven't payed another. I absolutely love being able to change the sound between songs when playing gigs. I own a Sleishman kit and also find that these things can't be choked, so wonder if 'choke resistance' is a feature of free floating shells.
As far as I can figure, The heads drive each other.
The batter pulls the reso tighter when it is struck.
This drum takes on a life of its own when you buzz roll on it.
I learn something new about it whenever I play it.
I don't have words!
One just has to try it and see.