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Kona1984

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LINSMAN SNARE.
Old one... not sure about date. Maybe 20s or earlier?

Made In Liege Belgium going by the badge.

Badge attached with 3 slot screws. The shell is 13.25x4.5 inches and has re-rings.
Sturdy drum.
Rudimentary snares... one loop ( 2 strands). I c
I'm leaving these the way they are. Not much of a snare sound but the drum has good tone with the new calfhide heads I tucked.
Anyone here have a Linsman?
 

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Darth Vater

Senior Member
Just tracked this one down. Sonor Prolite 14x6 Chocolate Burl Hi Gloss.
 

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makinao

Silver Member
All Pearl. Not an endorser. It just happened that way :)

2019 Pearl FCS 1050 “Firecracker” Steel 10”x5”
2000s Pearl STS 1250 Sensitone Custom Alloy Steel “Power Soprano” 12”x5”
2000s Pearl OH 1350 “Omar Hakim Signature” African Mahogany 13”x5”
1974 Pearl #4514 Steel 14”x5.5”
1990s Pearl B-5314D “Masters” Brass Shell 14”x6.5”
1990s Pearl CMS 1410 Competitor Marching Snare Mahogany 14”x10”

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iCe

Silver Member
All Pearl. Not an endorser. It just happened that way :)

2019 Pearl FCS 1050 “Firecracker” Steel 10”x5”
2000s Pearl STS 1250 Sensitone Custom Alloy Steel “Power Soprano” 12”x5”
2000s Pearl OH 1350 “Omar Hakim Signature” African Mahogany 13”x5”
1974 Pearl #4514 Steel 14”x5.5”
1990s Pearl B-5314D “Masters” Brass Shell 14”x6.5”
1990s Pearl CMS 1410 Competitor Marching Snare Mahogany 14”x10”

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How do you like the Firecracker? I'm thinking about getting one too
 

Kona1984

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How do you like the Firecracker? I'm thinking about getting one too
I have a wood-shell Pearl Firecracker snare. It's a nice little drum.... great as a side snare/tom. I also have a Gretsch (Black Hawk) Mighty-Miny wood 10inch snare that is great little add-on.
Any of the 10inch snares are good IMHO.
 
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wraub

Silver Member
I have a Short Fuse snare too... I like it, but the throw-off is definitely a weak point. Another fan of 10" snares here.


I like it. The throw is muuuuuuuuuuuuuch better, and the sound is more lively than the Short Fuse it replaced.



I have a wood-shell Pearl Firecracker snare. It's a nice little drum.... great as a side snare/tom. I also have a Gretsch (Black Hawk) Mighty-Miny wood 10inch snare that is great little add-on.
Any of the 10inch snares are good IMHO.
 

Bongo Jesus

Member
14x6.5 Ludwig black beauty

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