Slingerland Drum Set 1965 (Used) Shell Kit

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  • Item Category: Entertainment
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 27, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

SlingerLand Drum Set 1965

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You are bidding on a (Used) SlingerLand Drum Set 1965. I got this set when I was 15 Years old and now I'm 36.

The set has a 22" Bass Drum, a 12" & 13" Toms, 16" Floor Tom, and a 14" Snare Drum. The Snare Drum is a Metal Slingerland Snare Drum. The Toms have Aquarian Heads, Bass Drum has a Remo Head, and the Snare has a Remo Head.

The front Drum head got damage and I never got around to fixing it, I know the new head is 18 dollars and I will fix it before I ship it or send a replacement head. I don't know a lot about drums or vintage sets, but I'm not sure if this is a Slingerland Radio King Set or not. For some reason the Inside of the Toms, Floor Tom, & Bass Drum are painted black on the inside of the drums, I got them this way and not sure why they are painted black, but it is a nice paint job...! The lugs, bolts are still in great shape. The Bass Drum, Floor Tom, Toms, & Snare hoops are in good shape!! I would say the set needs a little work, but I dont know enough about drums to start oiling screws and stuff.

The floor legs, well 2 of them I still have that came with the set and the other 2 legs I recently had to get new legs, (the 2 new legs are not vintage), the T-Screw to tighten the legs, have been replaced before i got the set and I had to replace one of them!! The drums are a little dusty, but I dont play everyday, maybe once a week.

The 13" Tom Muffler is broke, it was a thin piece of metal and broke about 10 years ago and I use other muffling systems for the toms, but that muffler is replaceable.

On the side of the Bass Drum, a piece of the shell broke in a kind of circular pattern. Not sure when this happen in the drums life. All the T-Rods are the same and Tighten rods for the snare and toms are the same ones when I got the set. The drums are in good condition! I'm not sure what kind of Ply these drums are. I never had the Original Slingerland Bass Drum Pedal. I put Aquarian Studio X Drum Heads on it and use a Remo Muffler and the drums sound Awesome! I got the date from the 2 little drums that I got with the set (But are Not being sold in this auction) the date on the little drums have 1965 stamped on them and the person I got the set from said, this is what original came with the set. So, the set is all original, but the 2 little drums are not included in the auction!

This is what you get with this set!!

The Bass Drum 22", 12" & 13" Toms and Tom hanging system, 16" Floor Toms, 14" Metal Snare Drum and snare stand.

There are No Pedals, Cymbal stands, Highhats, Highhatstands, cymbals Included!

Condition: Some Scratchs, possible rust, No extra holes in drums or Hoops! Never found any rust, but never looked for it! The item will have to be signed for!!

If you need more pictures let me know. If you want to hear the drums, send me a message with your e-mail and I will send a MP3 file for you to hear what the drums sound like, Please let me know or need more pictures before bidding just ask!! If you need a Video Tour of the set, let me know what areas you would like to see and I will send a Video file, But need to know if you use Real Player or Windows Media Player!! All Sales are Final!! I will get back to your message in 24 hours or less!! These drums are great for Rock Music! Only Serious Buyers Please!! Payment needs to be made within 24 hours of auction ending unless You contact me for a arrangement before you bid on this item!