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Converted my Roland TD3 KW Electronic Drum Kit. Upgraded it to a TD6 module with meshhead drums.
I found this tom on eBay for $30.00. The price included shipping. This tom was cut in half with a jigsaw to create two 10" toms. I used tape around th...
Roof truss clip. Purchased at Menards $0.49
The roof truss clips are attached inside the drum shell where the lugs connect. They will support the spoke cross member.
Cable clamps purchased at local hardware store $1.50 The red arrows show where metal had to be removed with hacksaw to make flat. Black arrows show me...
The cable clamps where a low cost way to mount the toms to the Roland L rods.
Clamp shown with Roland L rod.
I used wood cut out with a jigsaw for the spoke cross member.
Drilled 1/4" holes in wood spoke cross member & Outlet box cover.
Assembled wood spoke member with adjustable sensor support.
I drilled a hole in the shell for the 1/4" jack. These jacks where not long enough to go through the drum shell. With the right size drill bit I was...
35mm Piezo Sensor is attached with double sided foam tape. The Piezo Sensor is connected to the 1/4 Jack.
I cut the foam sanding block into 1"x1"x1.5" foam blocks with a miter saw and peeled of the sanding surface. I tried the foam cones. Had triggering...
Double sided foam tape used to attach foam block to sensor.
I adjusted the sensor support so the foam block is 1/8" above the rim of the drum shell. One down and three to go. Now I need to create some DIY mesh...
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Posted:Dec 12, 2007
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