Slingerland 1953-56 Radio King Drum Kit in WMP - 22"/13"/16"

  • Sale
  • Regular price £1,349.99
Tax included.


This Slingerland Radio King from between 1953 and 1956 has lived quite a life! Finished in an aged White Marine Pearl this 13", 16" & 22" kit sounds incredible.

Bass Drum:

  • 22" x 14", 3 ply mahogany/poplar/mahogany shell
  • 20 original beavertail lugs, some minor pitting but generally good condition
  • Original hoops, tension rods
  • The bass drum has been re-drilled and filled. The rail mount works well.
  • Wrap has some ageing

Rack Tom:

  • 13" x 8", 3 ply mahogany/poplar/mahogany shell
  • 12 original beavertail lugs, some minor pitting but generally good condition
  • Original hoops, tension rods, dampener and tom mount
  • Wrap has some ageing

Floor Tom:

  • 16" x 16", 3 ply mahogany/poplar/mahogany shell
  • 16 original beavertail lugs, some minor pitting but generally good condition
  • Original batter hoops, tension rods, dampener, legs and brackets
  • Reso hoop was missing, replacement Slingerland S hoop replacement
  • Wrap has some ageing, one big crack but not splitting any more

This is your chance to get your hands on a superb vintage kit that will record like no other. Perfect for a studio setting.

Worldwide shipping available from Rubix Drums.