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Drumsets with lug type 924:
The second lug design on STAR drumsets, which appeared at the end of the 60’s first.

 Royal Star from 1970-73, in Clear Acryl, 22”/ 12”/ 16” (sizes to be confirmed), (John, New Hampshire, USA)
 Round/ black Royal Star badges
 Remarks: the original tom holder was substituted soon after buy in the 70’s (still the first owner!)

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 Star from the end of the 60’s, in Silky Blue, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal King Beat snare drum (Bryan, Sarnia, Canada)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: thick shells painted grey inside, staggered lugs, all original hardware

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Fantasia Pearl, 20”/ 12” / 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Stef, Antwerp, Belgium)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: shells with grey interiors, in overall superb condition

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 King’s Stone from the 60’s, in Oyster Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” matching wooden snare drum (Roberto, Rome, Italy)
 King’s Stone badges
 Remarks: a drum’s name in relation to the drum heads’ name which was used on Star drums in the 60’s: a rare one!

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 Royal Star from the early 70’s, in Silky White, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” Star metal snare drum (Craig, California, USA)
 Tonneau shaped/ black Royal Star badges
 Remarks: latest rail consolette type and latest, very rare cymbal mount type

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 U.S.Mercury from the early 70’s, in Gold Agate Pearl, 20”/ 13”/ 16”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Gino, Chicago, USA)
 Oval/ black U.S.Mercury badges
 Remarks: a matching rare and deeper genuine wooden snare drum with staggered lugs, rare are the two floor toms, too

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 Werco from the early 70’s, in Clear Acryl, 20”/ / 13”/ 16” + matching 14” acrylic snare drum (Billy, South Carolina, USA)
 Oval/ black Werco badges
 Remarks: staggered lugs only at the rack tom

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 Royal Star from the early 70’s, in Clear Acryl, 20”/ 20”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” / 16” + matching 14” acrylic snare drum (Dale, Spokane, USA)
 Tonneau shaped/ black Royal Star badges
 Remarks: a stunning double bass drum version

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 Star from the early 70’s, in genuine Rose Wood Grain, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Bram, Kortenberg, Belgium)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: rack tom with staggered lugs, unfortunately the tom arm and some of the badges are missing

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Silky Blue, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Collier Brothers, North Yorkshire, England)
 No badges
 Remarks: rack toms with staggered lugs, bass drum with ten lugs, resonant heads still with genuine ‘Royal Star’ logos

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Black Agate Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Hilario, Mexico City, Mexico)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: genuine rail consolette on the bass drum

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 Imperial Star from 1972/73, in Gold Eddy Satin Flame, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal King Beat snare drum (Dan, Biersted, Denmark)
 Round/ silver Imperial Star badges
 Remarks: a very rare kit with heavy multilayer shells with re-rings, lacquered inside, Fre-o-matic double tom holder, staggered lugs

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 Bollero from the early 70’s, in Gold Eddy Satin Flame, 22”/ 12”/ 16” (Manuel, Freiburg, Germany)
 Bollero badges
 Remarks: a very rare kit with the later version of the rail consolette and staggered lugs

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Red Sparkle Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 16” (Mitch, Sydney, Australia)
 No badges
 Remarks: the wooden bass drum hoops are replacements

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Red Satin Flame, 20”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Andrew, Napier, New Zealand)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: another very rare kit with two rack toms and staggered lugs

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Chrome Satin Flame, 22”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Toby, Cologne, Germany)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: the double tom holder/ brackets and the bass drum spurs are replacements

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 Star from the late 60’s, in Red Satin Flame, 20”/ 12”/ 13”/ 16” (Tim, Löhne, Germany)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: again, a rare finish with two rack toms and staggered lugs

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Blue Satin Flame, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + 14” metal snare drum (Miroslava, Stockholm, Sweden)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: this blue one is also quite rare, with it’s genuine cymbal stand

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Chrome Satin Flame, 24”/ 13”/ 18” (Roel, Antwerp, Belgium)
 Round/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: there also exists the matching second 14” rack tom (not pictured), overall very rare with these major sizes and finish

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 Bollero from the early 70’s, in Peacock Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” (Hendrik, Hildesheim, Germany)
 Bollero badges
 Remarks: a rare finish with 10 lugs at the bass drum

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 Star from the early 70’s, in Green Agate Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (John, Baton Rouge, USA)
 Rectangular/ silver Star badges
 Remarks: a very rare drumset (I’ve decided to present this rare finish here, too, although the drums are not complete)

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 King’s Stone from the early 70’s, in White Pearl, 22”/ 13”/ 16” (Jacopo, Florence, Italy)
 King’s Stone badges
 Remarks: drumset with some necessary smaller modifications (such as new spurs, tension rods; tom holder and bracket by Tama)

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 Apollo from the late 60’s, in Red Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 16” (Christian, Traismauer, Austria)
 Apollo badges
 Remarks: all drums have re-rings and include a damper for the batter head)

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 Boston from the late 60’s, in Peacock Pearl, 20”/ 12”/ 14” + 14” metal snare drum (Matt, Drouin Vic, Australia)
 Boston badges
 Remarks: kit in a rare finish; the Boston bass drum decal is not original

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 Royal Star from the early 70’s, in Silky White, 20”/ 13”/ 16” (Mark, London, UK)
 Tonneau-shaped/ black Royal Star badges
 Remarks: rack tom with staggered lugs

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 Revelle from the early 70’s, in Blue Sparkle, 20”/ 12” / 13”/ 16” + matching 14” wooden snare drum (Joe, Las Vegas, USA)
 Revelle badges
 Remarks: rack toms with staggered lugs

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 Royal Star from the early 70’s, in Silky Red, 22”/ 13”/ 16” (Adam, Newcastle, England)
 Round/ silver Royal Star badges
 Remarks: the original tom holder and bracket was substituted by Premier parts

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 Royal Star from the early 70’s, in Acrylic, 20”/ 13”/ 16” + matching 14” snare drum (Tamás, Budapest, Hungary)
 Round/ silver Royal Star badges
 Remarks: bass drum contains the original cymbal arm, which is rare

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