[Rob the Drummer] - DW

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Rob the Drummer
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Post Thu Aug 31, 2006 3:26 pm

Here's my baby...

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Setup:
Purple DW maple drums
8, 10, 13, 16 toms
13x4 snare (not shown)
20x18 kick

Pork Pie Pig Lite Amber Acrylic snare 13x7 (shown)

Tama mini timp toms 6, 8

Cymbals:
Zildjian A New Beat Hats and A Ping Ride
Ziljian ZXT 10" splash
Sabian Paragon 16" Crash and 19" Donait Sig. Saturation Crash
Sabian AA 10" splash
Sabian Carmine Appice Sig China (wanna get the paragon china)

Hardware:
Pearl Eliminator Double Kick
Pearl Hi Hat Stand
Pearl Roadster Throne
Various other cymbal stands and stuff

Sticks:
Vater Xtreme 5B with Pro-mark stick rapp. One pair of zildjian dips that have been in the bag for a long time.

Microphones:
Audix i5 mics for snare and toms.
Shure Beta 52a for Kick,
Shure SM 58 for Vocals.

Heads:
Toms-Evans G2 Coated on tops, DW resonants on bottoms.
Snares-Evans G1 Snare on the DW, Remo Ambassador on Pork.
Kick-Aquarian Superkick II with beater patch, Original DW front.
Mini Timps- Original heads on there, probably 1 ply clear.

Misc:
Band-Aid brand fabric band-aids, Aussie hairspray, Axe body wash, Shure E5c in ears, Top Ramen noodles, and most importantly, bottled water!
Rata-tata-zzzzzzz......Drums Always!

www.youtube.com/robthedrummer
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Post Fri Sep 01, 2006 1:37 am

WOW :) I don't have questions :) It's amazing :) Beautiful colour, soon I'll paint my kit ,exactly like your kit :)
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big_bad_drummer_ boi
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Post Fri Sep 01, 2006 2:08 am

thats an awsome kit man. i like ur tom size's. What style of music were u playin with that?
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Rob the Drummer
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Post Fri Sep 01, 2006 6:02 am

I've played country to funk to metal to hip hop on this kit. The tom sizes are awesome because I can get a great range out of them and they all sound great.
Rata-tata-zzzzzzz......Drums Always!

www.youtube.com/robthedrummer
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Post Sun Sep 03, 2006 12:47 pm

Wow. One of the best kits on the forum! I'd love to play it :)
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Rob the Drummer
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Post Sun Sep 03, 2006 3:26 pm

If you're ever near Reno or close to it, you can play it anytime! :D
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www.youtube.com/robthedrummer
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Post Sat Sep 09, 2006 7:12 pm

:shock: SWEEET kit man!
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Post Sat Sep 09, 2006 7:18 pm

:?: Is that a Porkie piglite snare? :?: :?:
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Post Sat Sep 09, 2006 7:23 pm

:oops: My bad! Shoulda read your whole post! haha
Post more pics if you can :!:
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Post Sun Sep 10, 2006 8:39 am

Very nice! 8)

That kick appears too small considering your size, but I'm sure it sounds great :wink:
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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 2:05 pm

that is perhaps the sexiest looking snare drum my eyes have ever seen. How does it sound?
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Rob the Drummer
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Post Mon Sep 11, 2006 9:45 pm

Love the snare, I choose it over my dw snare.

I'm playin it on this vid, though you can't see me.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=4FcVgMBTJsQ
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Post Thu May 03, 2007 5:50 pm

wow...........love dw. love that kit. ur band also sounds real good.
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Post Fri May 04, 2007 5:17 am

a very beautiful kit indeed.
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Post Fri May 04, 2007 11:18 am

It's like a work of art...
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I'm part of the brotherhood of like-minded individuals who like to bang on things.