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Old 12-20-2011, 10:24 PM
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Default Tama Starclassic Bubinga Elite

This is my Tama Starclassic Bubinga Elite kit. Bought it in March 2007, it was discounted because it was a demo model at the local drum shop, but it had no defects! That's a good way to buy a Bubinga kit if you ask me :)

The finish is Tama's Black Metallic Gold Inlay (IBMG). The photos reflect a 1 up 1 down setup ... I like having everything really close.

It took me years to finally be able to put this kit together. If you're still looking for the kit of your dreams, be patient. There is hope! I am still hoping to add a 14" floor tom, but boy are they hard to find ... buying it new from Tama would cost almost $1000!

Drums:
  • 14" x 6" Tama Starphonic Aluminum snare
  • 14" x 6.5" Tama Starclassic Bubinga snare
  • 13" x 3" Pearl Steel Piccolo snare
  • 10" x 8" rack tom
  • 12" x 9" rack tom
  • 16" x 14" floor tom
  • 22" x 18" kick

Cymbals (updated Feb 2012):
  • 14" Zildjian A Custom hi-hats
  • 17" Zildjian K Custom Dark crash
  • 18" Meinl Byzance 18" Traditional Medium Crash
  • 20" Zildjian K Custom Dark ride

Hardware:
  • Tama Iron Cobra
  • Tama Roadpro
  • Evans batter/reso heads
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Last edited by aphrophluph; 02-06-2012 at 10:30 PM. Reason: New photos
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