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Postby Blitzer135 » Fri Sep 28, 2007 9:19 am

Has anyone seen this stuff? if so could you tell me how much they cost

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Postby Timekeep69 » Fri Sep 28, 2007 12:34 pm

That hardware was done for that kit only. For $30,000.00 you too can have it.
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Postby Blitzer135 » Sat Sep 29, 2007 6:08 am

jesus christ thats a lot, looks cool tho
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Postby PDP9000 » Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:32 pm

Timekeep69 wrote:That hardware was done for that kit only. For $30,000.00 you too can have it.


The gold hardware is cool but you can also custom make a Dw drums set and put the gold hardware on it but it cost a shit load of money
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Postby xdoseonex » Sat Oct 13, 2007 8:45 am

brass hardware is gold in color. damn cool looking too
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Postby Codymunzert » Sun Feb 03, 2008 10:06 pm

the only bad part about gold hardware is that gold is a very soft metal, so it wouldnt last you very long. you will very easily dent and scratch it so i would only get it if you were rich as shit
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Postby joshjmj » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:56 am

its not solid gold its gold plated. actually prety durrable and strong. scratches though.
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Postby Codymunzert » Thu Feb 07, 2008 2:20 pm

ahhh. gold plated hmm. sounds nice
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Postby sollars » Fri Mar 14, 2008 1:18 pm

I hear gold spray paint works good lol ! and does not cost a fortune :idea:
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Postby zen_drummer » Fri Mar 14, 2008 9:05 pm

You could send your hardware out for a metalic gold powdercoating job for a lot less than getting actual plating. It would be far more durable as well.
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Postby Drum Collector » Thu Sep 04, 2008 3:26 am

You can also have Titanium Nitride (PVD) done on Hardware, this is the same process that Kohler, Moen and Delta Faucet uses for the Buy it For Life Finish. I have worked with DW on some really cool finishes this past year. I just join this forum so I'm not sure how to post pictures or I would post some hardware from Jim Keltner's set I work on with DW..

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Postby Kilometers » Thu Sep 04, 2008 12:46 pm

Drum Collector wrote:You can also have Titanium Nitride (PVD) done on Hardware, this is the same process that Kohler, Moen and Delta Faucet uses for the Buy it For Life Finish. I have worked with DW on some really cool finishes this past year. I just join this forum so I'm not sure how to post pictures or I would post some hardware from Jim Keltner's set I work on with DW...


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Postby Drum Collector » Thu Sep 04, 2008 1:01 pm

The one above is one of the finishes we did for DW this year, as mentioned this is from Jim Keltner's kit... :mrgreen

Here is another finishe we have provided DW

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And the Two Tone Antique Finish on old Yamaha Snare

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Postby Kris » Fri Sep 05, 2008 9:39 am

The plating on the Peart kit was actual 10 karat. Gold colored powder coating would definately be cheaper. The first time I saw actual gold plating on hardware was Charlie watts ( rolling stones) for the Steel Wheels tour. There was a 5 star in Annapolis MD (Master Musicians) where I used to take lessons that did it for him. I was fortunate enough to see the kit before they got it back to him...I know it is pretty damn expensive.
I noticed Joey Jordisons new set up is gleaming with gold as well....don't know if that is actual gold or powder coat.
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