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Drumsets with lug type 920:
It was the very first shape of lugs at Star drumsets. This type can be found very
often at Star drumsets and also at many drumsets from their brand names.

 DrumMate from ca. 1966, in White Marine Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (sold to Christian in Austria)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: rail consolette with slide-on tom bracket type

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 Star from the beginning of the 70’s, in Gold Zoom, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Jürgen, Leonberg, Germany)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: shells with grey interiors, Fre-o-matic double tom holder

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 Star from the beginning of the 70’s, in Dark Oyster Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” (Andrew, Napier, New Zealand)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: a rare finish, tom holder with a rail consolette

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 Star from the mid to late 60’s, in White Marine Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Bryan, Sarnia, Canada)
 Rectangular/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: thin shells with re-rings, earlier rail consolette type

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 Star from the end of the 60’s, in Blue Agate Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Stef, Antwerp, Belgium)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: bass drum with wooden hoops and retracting single tom holder

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Lava Pearl, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Fritz, Waldkirch, Germany)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: shells with grey interiors

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 Bollero from the early 70’s, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Wouter, Steenbergen, Netherlands)
 Bollero badges
 Remarks: shells with grey interiors, one touch tone control, later style of rail consolette and tom brackets, genuine cymbal stand

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 Swing Star from the late 60’s, in Blue Ripple, 20”/ 12”/ 13”/ 14” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Wouter, Steenbergen, Netherlands)
 Oval/ black Swing Star badges
 Remarks: the finish has in some points faded, early shape of slip-on tom brackets

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 Royal Star from the late 60’s, in Fantasia Pearl, 22”/ 12”/ 16” (Thomas, Hurlach, Germany)
 Tonneau shaped/ black Royal Star badges
 Remarks: shells with grey interior, the second rack tom in 13” was not used at this performance

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 SupreMacy from the late 60’s, in Oyster Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Joshua, Pennsylvania, USA)
 Oval/ silver SupreMacy badges
 Remarks: a rare one with offset lugs even at the bass drum

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 Star from the 60’s, in Blue Sparkle, 20”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Myron, Minneapolis, USA)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: the 12” is an orphan from another series, but the wrap is almost matching

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Fantasia Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Gino, Chicago, USA)
 No badges
 Remarks: the rail consolette is a supplement and not original Star

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 Majestic from the late 60’s, in Oyster Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (John, Michigan, USA)
 Majestic badges
 Remarks: a rare one with offset lugs even at the bass drum, none original floor tom rubber feet

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 Bollero from the late years (around 1972), in Platina or Metalon Silver or Silver Star, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Manuel, Freiburg, Germany)
 Bollero badges
 Remarks: with Fre-o-Matic double tom holder, the last type of double tom mounts; wrap had different names in different catalogues

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 Star from the late 60’s, in White Pearl, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Ingo, Osnabrück, Germany)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: bass drum with 10 lugs per side, shells with grey interior, the snare drum is a model used for marching as well

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 Star from the late 60’s, in White Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Eric, Lodève, France)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: a nice ‘Buddy Rich Replica’ with an additional second floor tom; shells have re-rings inside

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 Werco from the late 60’s, in Red Agate Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Tony, Oswego, USA)
 Oval/ black Werco badges
 Remarks: contains the early rail consolette type plus the original plastic box in black for the drum key (placed here at the cymbal arm)

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Fantasia Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” (Christian, Traismauer, Austria)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: drumset includes the genuine bass drum and hihat ‘Pro Pedals’

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 Star from exactly 1973, in White Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Cliff, Hong Kong)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: shows one of the latest Star decals on the bass drum; the first owner sold this set some years later in UK

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 DrumMate from ca. 1966, in Red Marine Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Stefan, Altenkunstadt, Germany)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: bass drum logo is a custom made one - as far as I know, Star didn’t publish DrumMate logos for bass drums

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Fantasia Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Lucas, Christchurch, New Zealand)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: Tama RIMS were added to the rack toms in order to increase the sound

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 DrumMate from the late 60’s, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Andrew, London, England)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: all hoops, includig the wooden bass drum hoop and spurs, are replacements

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 Majestic from the late 60’s/ early 70’s, in Red Agate Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” (Doug, Springfield, MA, USA)
 Majestic badges
 Remarks: staggered lugs over all drums

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 Stewart from the 60’s, in Gold Sparkle Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” + matching 14” snare drum (Doug, Springfield, MA, USA)
 Stewart badges
 Remarks: early type of the rail consolette, floor tom with 8 lugs

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Fantasia Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Marc, Neustadt a.R., Germany)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: toms with the ‘One touch tone control’ damper

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 Majestic from the late 60’s, in Blue Agate Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Rich, Connecticut, USA)
 Majestic badges
 Remarks: bass drum with a rare genuine Majestic-typical logo, toms and bass drum with offset lugs, with genuine pedals

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 DrumMate or Star from the late 60’s to early 70’s, in Blue Marine Pearl, 22”/12”/16”+14” metal snare drum (Tim, Zuidland, The Netherlands)
 No badges
 Remarks: most probably a DrumMate due to the type of the rail consolette, although it’s not typical that the floor tom here has 8 lugs

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 Bollero from the early 70’s, in Jet Black, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Marc, Neustadt a.R., Germany)
 Bollero badges
 Remarks: although a black wrap is common nowadays, it was quite rare in the early 70’s

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Silky White, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Frank, Lohr am Main, Germany)
 No badges (besides a round/ silver badge at the metal snare drum)
 Remarks: the wing screws at the double tom holder are replacements

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 Star from the late 60’s to early 70’s, in Fibre Gold (Pearl), 20”/ 12”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Claes, Norrköping, Sweden)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: the decal on the bass drum is a lateron added logo

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Red Marine Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Dennis, Torhout, Belgium)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: the rack tom is placed on a separate stand

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 DrumMate from the early 70’s, in Tiger Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 16” (Dennis, Torhout, Belgium)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: earlier type of the rail consolette, a drumset with a seldom seen finish

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 Bollero from the late 60’s to early 70’s, in Fibre Gold (Pearl), 20”/ 12”/ 13/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Stephan, Bremen, Germany)
 Bollero badges (but not at 13” rack tom and bass drum)
 Remarks: although 12” and 16” toms plus snare drum have Bollero badges, the 12” rack tom curiously has the lugs type 924

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 DrumMate from ca. 1966, in Blue Marine Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” (Marc, Neustadt a. R., Germany)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: typical DrumMate rail consolette with slide-on tom bracket type

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16/ 18” (Andreas, Hagen, Germany)
 Star round/ silver badges (18” floor tom with lug type 924 and tonneau shaped/ black badge)
 Remarks: the 18” floor tom is a single addition, bass drum hoops will be replaced against the original ones later (under restauration)

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 Bollero from the early 70’s, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Manuel, Freiburg, Germany)
 Bollero badges
 Remarks: with Fre-o-Matic double tom holder, the last type of double tom mounts, original bass drum logo

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Red Marine Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 13”/ 14”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Mikko, Tampere, Finland)
 Oval/ black Swing Star badges (at 20”, 12” and 14”) and tonneau shaped/ black Royal Star badges (at 13” and 16”)
 Remarks: the 13” rack tom is not included in this picture

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 DrumMate from the early 70’s, in Gold Agate Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Trig, Turku, Finland)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: genuine rail consolette with two tom holder arms (slide-on tom bracket type), genuine bass drum and hihat Pro Pedals

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 Star from the mid to late 60’s, in White Marine Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Roy, Maastricht, The Netherlands)
 Rectangular/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: thin shells with re-rings

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 Star from the late 60’s to early 70’s, in Oyster Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 16” (Christian, Traismauer, Austria)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: drumset with the later type of rail consolette

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 SwingStar from the late 60’s, in Blue Ripple, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + 14” metal snare drum (Ron, Maastricht, The Netherlands)
 Oval/ black Swing Star badges
 Remarks: drumset with the early type of rail consolette

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 22”/ 12”/ 16” (Pamela, Paris, France)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: drumset with the later type of rail consolette

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 Royal Star from the late 60’s, in Fantasia Pearl, 22”/ 22”/ 10”/ 12”/ 13”/ 14”/ 16” (Karl, Worpswede, Germany)
 Tonneau shaped/ black Royal Star badges
 Remarks: 10” and 14” toms are rewrapped drum shells (genuine wrap and hardware from Star toms), a third 20” bass drum not pictured

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 Star from the late 60’s to early 70’s, in Fibre Gold Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” plus 14” metal snare drum (Pierre, Arlon, Belgium)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: complete drumset with genuine hardware parts, including the rare cymbal arm

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 Star from the mid to late 60’s, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” snare drum (Thomas, Helsingborg, Sweden)
 Rectangular/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: the tom holder bracket on the bass drum is a rectangular replacement (in original it has to be in rhombus shape)

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 Mitchel from the early 70’s, in Metalic Gold, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Tristan, Wiltshire, UK)
 Mitchel badges
 Remarks: a very rare drumset with an unusual original wrap - one of the latest from Star; the bass drum decal appears to be genuine

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 Majestic from the early 70’s, in Blue Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” (Scott, Austin, USA)
 Majestic badges
 Remarks: a very rare finish, where the Blue Pearl is in stripes shape; the bass drum decal is not genuine

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Gold Agate Pearl, 22”/ 13” plus 14” matching wooden snare drum (Offer, Cologne, Germany)
 Oval/ black Star badges
 Remarks: in the meantime plus additional 20“ and 13” drums - and with Meinl Romen cymbals from the same era

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Tiger Pearl, 20”/ 13” plus 14” matching wooden snare drum (Florian, Bielefeld, Germany)
 Oval/ black Star badges
 Remarks: another sweet little three piece set, the additional Star brackets on the bass drum are add-ons

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 Swing Star from the early 70’s, in White Marine Pearl, 20”/13”/16”+14” matching wooden snare drum (Carol,Margraten,The Netherlands)
 Oval/ black Swing Star badges
 Remarks: bass drum with the early type of rail consolette

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 Stewart from the early 70’s, in Black Agate Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” plus 14” matching wooden snare drum (Matthew, Port Colborne, USA)
 Stewart badges
 Remarks: a great looking rare finish

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 Stewart from the early 70’s, in Red Agate Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” plus 14” matching wooden snare drum (Carmen, Port Colborne, Canada)
 Stewart badges
 Remarks: another superb looking and rare finish

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 DrumMate from ca. 1970, in Red Marine Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (sold here in Germany)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: rail consolette with slide-on tom bracket type

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 Ralston from the middle of the 60’s, in Red Agate Pearl, 20”/ 12” / 12”/ 16” plus a 14” wooden snare drum (Jeff, Boston, USA)
 Ralston badges
 Remarks: beautiful drumset with the rare retracting double tom-tom holder (type 717), and a rare badge as well

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 Bollero from the early 70’s, in Pearl Fantasia, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Markus, Esslingen, Germany)
 Bollero badges
 Remarks: the double tom holder is existing, but, as the smaller 12” rack tom, currently not mounted

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 DrumMate from the early 70’s, in Tiger Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” (Julien, Versailles, France)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: the bass drum logo is not genuine

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 DrumMate from the late 60’s, in White Marine Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Jeroen, Venlo, The Netherlands)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: there also exists the second 12” rack tom, which is not pictured herein

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Gold Agate Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Alan, Cincinnati, USA)
 Rectangular/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: thin shells with re-rings, the floor tom is 16” x 15” (height), which is not common

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 DrumMate from ca. 1970, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” (sold to Lasse in Hamburg, Germany)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: floor tom has eight lugs and the same bigger lug version as mounted on the bass drum

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 Magnum from the 60’s, in Red Sparkle, 20”/ 12”/ 14” (John, Michigan, USA)
 Magnum badges
 Remarks: a rare drum kit with the earlier version of a rail consolette

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 Jason from the around 1963, in White Marine Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Matt, Drouin Vic, Australia)
 Jason badges
 Remarks: most probably one from the earlierst Star production date: it shows the genuine rectangular bracket on the bass drum

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Blue Ripple, 22”/ 12”/ 16” (Leonard, Lichtenfels, Germany)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: a rare and beautiful finish; there also exists a second rack tom in 13” (but is not in use generally)

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Black Agate Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” plus matching wooden snare drum (Ismo, Kangasala, Finland)
 Rectangular/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: a nicely refurbished drum kit

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 Bollero from the early 70’s, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” plus metal snare drum (Christian, Traismauer, Austria)
 Bollero badges
 Remarks: double tom holder is the latest version used at Star

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 Barclay from the early 70’s, in White Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Matt, Drouin Vic, Australia)
 Barclay badges
 Remarks: the bas drum hoops are replacements, otherwise all genuine in a classy wrap

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 Star from the around 1966, in Red (Marine) Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Jörg, Saarbrücken, Germany)
 Oval black Star badges
 Remarks: the retracting single tom tom holder is rare to find; matching bass drum pedal and hihat

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 DrumMate from ca. 1966, in Grey Diamond Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Michel, Montreal, Canada)
 DrumMate badges
 Remarks: rail consolette with slide-on tom bracket type, overall drums in rare mint condition

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Oyster Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” (Jay, Ottawa, Canada)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: shells with grey interiors

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 Star from the late 60’s, in White (Marine) Pearl, 22”, 13”, 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Ray, Douglasville, USA)
 Rectangular/ silver Star badge
 Remarks: all stands are original as well as the cowbell and holder

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 Star from the late 60’s, in White (Marine) Pearl, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Thomas, Saarbrücken, Germany)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: owner mainly plays the 12” rack only, therefore only this rack tom has a RIM system mounted

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