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Old 08-08-2011, 12:11 PM
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Default Re: Wood Shortage

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Originally Posted by Bo Eder View Post
So I apologize for being one of those guys who changes drumkits like I change my underwear. I can't help myself. But what of those people who collect guitars and other wooden musical instruments? Hell, what about all that furniture being made and buildings being built? Houses? I think the Home Depot probably sells more wood in a month then Pearl uses to fill a shipping container to send drums to America. Personally, I'm not so sure instrument manufacturers are the prime culprits of deforestation.

I love my bubinga drums and because of the sonic properties I get with them, I'm not planning on selling them and getting a new set any time soon ;)

But you never know.
I may be sentimental ... but, remember, if people buy fewer kits then that reduces demand, which then reduces prices for collectors :)
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