Identify Sabu's Congas

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Identify Sabu's Congas

Postby pcastag » Sun Feb 24, 2013 6:15 pm

Can anybody identify these? Looks like two different ones, i had one very ssimilar to the middle and left conga, got it from Phil Kraus, very thin wood, I had jay repair it , played it for a while then sold it. Had a nice sound but was too fragile for me.

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Re: Identify Sabu's Congas

Postby bongosnotbombs » Sun Feb 24, 2013 6:18 pm

The ones on the left and in the middle appear to have all the features of being made by Requena. My guess is this photo was also taken in Sweden, after Sabu moved there judging by Sabu's age.
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Re: Identify Sabu's Congas

Postby Omelenko1 » Mon Feb 25, 2013 3:46 pm

The two on the left look like Requenas from the hardware and sideplates, the one in the far right looks Vergara, again from the sideplates and crown.
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Re: Identify Sabu's Congas

Postby RitmoBoricua » Mon Feb 25, 2013 4:59 pm

No ID required on this one.
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