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Old 12-28-2011, 12:38 AM
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Default Re: Caddy's Gretsch Round Badge kit!

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Originally Posted by bobdadruma View Post
I remember going to the external clamp on bass drum muffler way back in the day after I removed the Pratt.
That worked pretty good and it could be removed entirely when not wanted.
I can turn the Pratt completely off, too. I don't have the "rattling" problem that many people have brought up with that particular piece of hardware. I guess mine just works correctly, fortunately.

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I would try the Aquarian Vintage heads with the felt attached.
They are made to fit a vintage drum properly too.
That's what I'm waiting on...the American Vintage heads. Should be here any day now. Yep, any day now...

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Originally Posted by pearlygates View Post
Great project! Brings back memories of my very first kit (long story) Should be a beaut when she's finished.
Do share! We've got time. :)

And, thanks for the kind words, DrumEatDrum and millerscapes. I'm super-excited...
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