Dating rogers drums
I was looking for help to figure out the age of the drums. Scott Silver Sparkle 20" bass 16" Floor Tight dry sounding matching snare that is my favorite drum, although the floor tom is second because of the resonance. Has everything including a box for hardware that is made of some material not produced for a long time. Dayton serial number 67491 All drums purchased at one time..."Dating Rogers Drums" 1. Early 1967, Your 12 12 set was known as the Top Hat.
I am pretty sure the Powertone kit is 1972 as one drumm has a data stamp but I think the Holiday kit is older; maybe late 1960's?
I tried to make it simple enough someone who might know realively little, could date any given Big R Drum. I tried to make it simple enough someone who might know realively little, could date any given Big R Drum.
The more people who save it and pass it on, the better. The more people who save it and pass it on, the better.
Introduction and dating of floor toms, bass drums , bongos and deep shells ect.
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Fellow Rogers fans, I just spent a couple of hours making some changes to the old Rogers dating guide.
These "datings" should only be estimates and based on what we know we can date positively. That said, however, my vote is that Gary is the chief archaeologist and preservation architect of the good Rogers name. We love reading your little gems as they make themselves appear.
Dating should corrispond with construction, more so than serial numbers or combination of the two? When the book is written by Gary, he may kindly include a long chapter of dedications and thanks to the many active perfectionists on this site.