Bob Grauso and chemical engineer John Morena started
the Fibes Drum Company in 1966. The drums were made
of fiberglass and were wrapped in a variety of finishes.
They also offered a line made of clear acrylic.
drums made quite a splash when they were first introduced.
Buddy Rich used the SFT 690 snare drum while endorsing
Slingerland!. This kit is wrapped in a brown marble
wrap, some might call a wood grain. The snare is
wrapped in a chrome finish.
I mentioned, many players used these drums, among
them Alan Dawson, Jack Sperling, Billy Cobham, and