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Photo of Charles Benedicto's Gretsch drums with Vintage White Pearl drum wrap (2)
Photo of Charles Benedicto's Gretsch drums with Vintage White Pearl drum wrap (5)

Pictures sent in (February 2007) by Charles Benedicto from Darien, Connecticut of his Gretsch drum set.  Beautiful work Charles!

Charles writes:
Sam,  Here are a few Jpeg picture files of my recovered Gretsch drum kit.  The kit was covered with your Vintage White Pearl.  This kit consist of a 1950’s 5×14 snare drum, 14×20 bass drum, 16×16 floor tom, a 1970’s 12×14 suspended tom and a 9×13 rack tom.  These Gretsch drums were originally covered in a black pearl when purchased, and fortunately…  it was easy to remove.  The reason I decided to change the covering was that my first drum set was a white pearl Ludwig kit that I played and loved in my high school days in 1960, so it was natural that I cover this Gretsch kit in that finish.  After watching your video on your web site I felt confident that I could handle the recovering myself.  The covering went on so easy with your taping system.  I think now the kit actually sounds better than it originally did or maybe it sounds better because it looks so good?  Charles Benedicto


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