Originally Posted by porter
They definitely look permanent. Any reason you can't just get Tama boom arms? The 18" length arm's SKU is MCB45EN- the website says it comes with a Quick-Set CymbalMate ([washes tongue off with soap]) but most online places look like it comes with just the regular black nylon one- of course, you can get a 4-pack of those for $15.
I just wanted to stick to Gibraltar so my hardware would match. I already have the Cymbal Mates on my current Gibraltar stands. I just wanted to switch to something that doesn't ratchet
Thankfully, I found a place online that has some in stock with the brake tilter, but without the swing nut attachment.