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EQUIPMENT LIST OF JIM CASSON


Snare Drums 

  • 14" X 5.5" Yamaha Club Custom 6 ply Kapur Wood 2011
  • 15" X 5" Groove Factor Lake Superior Steam Bent Birch 2008
  • 10" X 5" Premier soprano 2007
  • 14" X 4" Ayotte Custom Snare 2000
  • 10" X 2" Sonor Jungle Snare 1999
  • 14" X 7" Noble & Cooley Maple 1996
  • 12" X 5" Brady Jarrah Block soprano 1990
  • 14" X 3.5" Pearl FFS Brass piccolo 1990
  • 14" X 6.5"  Tama Imperialstar 1986 customized with acrylic shell 2005
  • 14" X 5.5" Ludwig Acrolite Aluminum 1980s
  • 14" X 5.5" Ludwig Black Beauty Brass 1979
  • 14" X 5.5" Ludwig Standard aluminum 1970s
  • 14" X 5.5" Fibes Crystalite acrylic 1970
  • 14" X 5.5" Gretsch Renown 1960s
  • 14" X 5" Slingerland Chicago wood 1963
  • 13" X 3" Ludwig Jazz-Combo wood 1960
  • 14" X 12" Cleland Carbon Fibre Marching Snare
  • 14" X 12" Waterloo Marching Snare 1920s

Bass Drums

Gretsch -

  • 26" X 14" Peacock Flame 1970s
  • 24" X 16" Rosewood 1983
  • 22" X 16" Peacock Flame 1980s
  • 22" X 14" Rosewood 1980s
  • 22" X 14" Tangerine Glass Glitter 1970s
  • 20" X 14" Rosewood 1984
  • 18" X 16" Rosewood 1970s

Fibes

  • 22" X 14" Crystalite 1970
  • 22" X 14" Fiberglass 1970's Ginger Glass Glitter

Toms 

Gretsch Tangerine Glass Glitter 1970s

  • 12" X 8" 
  • 13" X 9" 
  • 16" X 6" 

Gretsch Peacock Satin Flame 1980s

  • 6" X  5 1/2"
  • 8" X 8"  
  • 10" X 8"  
  • 12" X 8"  
  • 13" X 9"
  • 14" X 12"  
  • 16" X 16"  

 Gretsch Rosewood 1984

  • 8" X 8"
  • 10" X 8"
  • 12" X 8"
  • 13" X 11"
  • 14" X 14"
  • 15" X 14"

 

Fibes Crystalite 1970

  • 12" X 8"
  • 13" X 8 1/2"
  • 14" x 14"
  • 16" X 16"

 

Fibes Fiberglass 1970s Ginger Glass Glitter

  • 12" X 8"
  • 13" X 8 1/2"
  • 14" x 10"
  • 16" X 16"

Cymbals

  • Zildjian "A", "K", and "Z" rides, crashes and hihats
  • Paiste "602" flat ride, mini hats, sound discs
  • Sabian hihats, crashes
  • Wuhan chinas, wind gong, water gong
  • Hammerax 22" Liquicy Ride, Boomywang gong

Percussion  

Full assortment including -
L.P. Congas, Bongos, Djembe, Timbales, Timbalitos, Octoban, Talking Drums, Cowbells, Blocks, Tambourines, Shakers, Udu, Ocean drum, Cajon, Doumbek, Riqq, Darabuka, traditional African percussion, and various percussive sound effects.


Sticks
Regal Rock sticks, Calato wire brushes, 
Blasticks, Thai Sticks, Ed Thigpen Brushes, Handbourines