I get emails all of the time with a basic drum description and a serial number from visitors in hopes I can unlock the history of their drum. Also someone scratched in some numbers on the outside of the shell. One day a box of drum badges could turn up or in many cases new serial number badges were put on top of older serial number badges making it difficult for us today to know exactly when the drum was made. It could use some cleaning but is structurally and functionally excellent. And that probability is low although I don't know what it is. The serial number seems to indicate the snare is from 1966- I'm not sure if the muffler was then replaced with an older red felt one at some point. One lug casing has a small pair of scrapes in it, too, and if that even comes close to bothering you, you can easily replace that without too much trouble.Next
Overall the drum will clean up to be pretty nice. A local drum shop that I frequent got one traded in almost identical to this a couple years ago. Totally in the round, no dents or drops. The serial is 26488 which places this Ludwig in 1964. Paypal only Must be shipped to buyer's confirmed Paypal address.Next
Matching tension rods and sharp-edged washers. There's no serial number one of 73 - ludwig club date 6. I will combine shipping if you win more than one item. They had a lot of already drilled snare shells for keystone vent, on stock. Please help me by understanding what you are bidding on before you place your bid.
Not harsh like some metal snare drums, not boxy like a lot of wood snares but right in between! The hammering enhances the great Supra sound! There is some sticker residue on it as well. Nov 17, which have been established as industry leaders with more. The Ludwig Supraphonic is the snare choice of the pros. That being said some drums did get date stamped on the inside shell and that is the most accurate indication when a drum was made. As collectors and historians we have to settle for a date range or a specific year at best.
Just follow the links below This web site is connected to a large drum forum related to vintage drums where you could do even more research and or become a member to ask qeustions and learn from people that have been collecting for many years. Vintage Ludwig Supraphonic Snare Drum Dimensions Are 6. This drum does have some scratches. A phone call would be quicker than email. The drum has very little wear and tear. Thanks for looking and happy bidding! We do purchase delivery confirmations on all. It appears that many people do not understand, or perhaps do not wish to understand, the limitations of these tools.Next
Steve Miller, Heart and Tower of Power were among hundreds of top artists recorded there. All Original Monroe Keystone Badge Imperial Lugs Deep 6. This is one exceptional 1970s Ludwig 5×14 Supersensitve. Which is highly unusual for a Ludalloy shell from the Keystone era. This would make a great addition to your snare collection.Next
Just like the day it was made. But you didn't really need to know that. The binder contained everything he needed to land a big order including a catalog, parts list, product updates and the all important order form. It has a sharp attack with a medium amount. A great sounding drum to add to your arsenal.Next
Even if a serial number badge does exist on a drum anomalies do occur and that is because the badges did not have an inventory control system. Really clean for its age, some flaking on the inside, but only some minimal spots on the outside see pics Classic 402 sound right here. You can hear this snare before you buy it! There is a slight mark on the batter edge, but this doesn't seem to affect anything. This is a B-Stock Ludwig Supraphonic Aluminum snare Drum. Fifty-eight have date stamps but badges without serial numbers and 120 additional drums have serial numbers and Date Codes. Not very visible because of the hammering. We apologize but shipping fees are nonrefundable as they are paid directly to For auction here is a Ludwig Supraphonic snare drum shell.Next
There is no extra holes or modifications. It's time for it to find a new home! I was running multiple shifts to 1965 ludwig supraphonic snare drums serial number lists. Also included is a hard plastic carrying case, a Ludwig vacuum drum pad, and a pair of 2B sticks. That throws the date of the drum off! Buy your ludwig snare drum year: ludwig lm400 has a date se snare drum 549. They do not affect the sound of this awesome classic snare drum.Next
The badge design was started in 1979 and used into the mid 80's. Please look at photos closely! However, it is also possible that this number does not contain any representation of the date of manufacture at all. The Supraphonic has been unchanged the last 30 years. Please call during business hours. Please contact us before you bid or your bid may be automatically canceled.Next