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Old 06-01-2014, 05:24 PM
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Default Re: The best of Craigslist

ahhh craigslist my favorites are the very questionable "brands", people using "symbols" amd "seat"....and of course the 11 piece kits that have a tom and a snare, like not even a bass drum.
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Old 06-03-2014, 05:54 AM
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https://tulsa.craigslist.org/msg/4432770457.html

Good thing they said these are wood drums, I never would have know...
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Old 06-23-2014, 10:19 AM
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Default Pearl "White Label" WOW !!

Another classic buy from Gumtree (Craiglist)

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/sevil...ch-/1049360035

PAISTIE white label 1950/1960 original ,22 3/4 inch
Price Negotiable

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16/06/2014

Current date
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Paistie white label original 1950/1960s ,
22 3/4 inch good condition
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Old 06-23-2014, 11:37 AM
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Another classic buy from Gumtree (Craiglist)

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/sevil...ch-/1049360035

PAISTIE white label 1950/1960 original ,22 3/4 inch
Price Negotiable

Date Listed:
16/06/2014

Current date
23/6/2014

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Used

Paistie white label original 1950/1960s ,
22 3/4 inch good condition
Is that a horseshoe crab?!!!
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Old 06-24-2014, 04:44 AM
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Default Re: The best of Craigslist

A gumtree great:

"drums kit ashton 5 pice with cinpes hi hat nd cher very good condion"

From the rolling your forehead around on the keyboard school of typing.
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Old 06-30-2014, 06:14 AM
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http://albany.craigslist.org/msg/4543525959.html

^^ Crying.

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1960'S LUDWIG 4 PIECE CLUB DATE SET WITH JAZZ FESTIVAL SNARE--Blue-grey pearl-5x14 Jazz Festival snare and 14x14 floor tom and 14x20 bass drum are clean but one bass hoop has plastic shrinkage and coming off--9x13 mounted tom has some de-lamination,extra hole and the wrong mounting bracket-heads are good--$750 or best offer
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Old 06-30-2014, 07:11 AM
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Default Re: The best of Craigslist

oh man that's brutal...people just bolting sheet metal to drums nowadays?
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Old 06-30-2014, 04:17 PM
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oh man that's brutal...people just bolting sheet metal to drums nowadays?
I 'think' that what you see there is blue/grey pearl wrap thats been put through a tanning booth (or worse). There are additional pics on craigslist. The poor kit looks like it needs some TLC, and I'd adopt it as a side-restoration-project if the price was $350-ish.

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Old 07-02-2014, 08:43 PM
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Default Re: The best of Craigslist

http://www.gumtree.co.za/a-musical-i...20910281966909

Granted, English is not the first language for many of us here in ZA, but this is just special.
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Old 07-03-2014, 07:25 AM
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Ah! A fellow South African person. I welcome you.

I once found one drumstick for sale. nothing special. just a drumstick. he was asking half the price that a pair would be new. (makes sense actually)
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Old 07-03-2014, 01:31 PM
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Hey Mogul! Nice avatar, hahaha.
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Old 07-11-2014, 06:48 PM
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Default Re: The best of Craigslist

Here's one - a NEW Whitehall drum set from the 70's

http://stlouis.craigslist.org/msg/4545797273.html

"New whitehall drum set - from the early 70"s - these are what the super stars used. NEVERS USED EXCEPT THE GRANKIDS PLAYING WITH THEM - SOME PIECES ARE STILL IN PLASTIC - WE GOT THESE IN A ESTATE SALE - these are new but have dust & dirt from siting in the old house we got them from. most is shown in pic - might be some other stuff to go with it. a lot of drum sticks. there are like 8 pieces to this plus the round cushin chair. $450 OBO, WAS LISTED FOR $850 thanks"

Whitehall was very much ahead of their time given the chain drive pedal, Pearl Export style double tom holder, and memory locks! :)

What a scam!
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Old 07-18-2014, 10:11 PM
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http://nh.craigslist.org/msg/4502445252.html

he he...base drum, pedal. $250 for these beauties, any takers?

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Old 07-22-2014, 01:16 PM
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A looker!
http://nh.craigslist.org/msg/4566881473.html
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Old 07-22-2014, 02:03 PM
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Hmmm, Nice kit, but curious as to the tom arrangement.....Name:  1405802648_679616320_1.jpg
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http://capetown.olx.co.za/mapex-hori...-iid-679616320

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Old 07-22-2014, 10:22 PM
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Very clean lightly used, dont have a cage for snare. Comes with a tuning fork. If you want to know more please contact me at
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150$ o.b.o

Considering all of the dents in the heads, this doesn't look very "lightly used". And what the heck is a "tuning fork"? ;)
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Old 07-22-2014, 11:18 PM
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Default Re: The best of Craigslist

Above ad - I guess you have to let your snare "out of the cage" to play it.
Ad should say "if you want to know more, and be grossly misinformed, contact me"
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Old 07-24-2014, 01:20 AM
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Here is a semi local contribution:

http://twinfalls.craigslist.org/msg/4571374686.html

Love how a 5 piece becomes a 7 piece simply because it has hi hats and a cymbal. Also a non typical "on the floor" setup :)
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Old 07-24-2014, 09:16 PM
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Those must be Mo Tucker signature drums.
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Old 07-24-2014, 09:42 PM
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And what the heck is a "tuning fork"? ;)
You know, one of these things:



You mean, you don't tune your drums to A440?
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Old 07-24-2014, 09:45 PM
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Here's one - a NEW Whitehall drum set from the 70's

http://stlouis.craigslist.org/msg/4545797273.html

"New whitehall drum set - from the early 70"s - these are what the super stars used. NEVERS USED EXCEPT THE GRANKIDS PLAYING WITH THEM - SOME PIECES ARE STILL IN PLASTIC - WE GOT THESE IN A ESTATE SALE - these are new but have dust & dirt from siting in the old house we got them from. most is shown in pic - might be some other stuff to go with it. a lot of drum sticks. there are like 8 pieces to this plus the round cushin chair. $450 OBO, WAS LISTED FOR $850 thanks"

Whitehall was very much ahead of their time given the chain drive pedal, Pearl Export style double tom holder, and memory locks! :)

What a scam!

But dude, these are new, never used drums. Other than the grandkids playing them and them sitting out in the dirt of the old house for 40 years, they are NEW, UNUSED drums. C'mon, man.
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I went back and reconsidered my harsh post. The set does include a "round cushin chair".
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