Ludwig badges dating
Complete business history and dating guide for all catalogued snare drums, outfits, and production clues such as badges, colors, etc includes ludwig & ludwig, wfl, leedy & ludwig, ludwig industries, and today's ludwig includes cdrom with today's ludwig catalog, 1:1 scans of 1980s endorser posters, and rare audio. Up until then, said mr ludwig, some of our drums were date so we had our badge manufacturer imprint sequential numbers on the badges. William ludwig stayed on to run the company for conn (which also owned the leedy drum co at this time) eventually, william ludwig decided to leave conn and start a new company of his own he was unable to use the ludwig name since that trademark now belonged to conn who continued to. By 1923, ludwig was offering their “top of the line” snare drums with the strainer the ludwig & ludwig badge and is date stamped inside, august 1950 (0850. There is an entire section devoted to ludwig drums, including the history of ludwig drums, drum badges, drum finishes and catalog pages on their snare drums. Ludwig & ludwig large-size wood stamp (pre- or early 1920's) picture leedy indianapolis circular stamp (circa 1903-1929) picture yerkes stamp (circa. Got the first 28 lugs and the badges in by the morning i'll find out if i won the last 20 lugs or not the wrap is cut and will be on its way in the morning will post more pics as things actually start to come together kits: -c&c player date 13/16/ 22 -65' ludwig super classic 13/16/22 snares: -dw nickel over. The history of ludwig drums - the vintage drum guide shows you ludwig finishes, ludwig drum badges, ludwig drum set catalog pages, ludwig snare.
Get the guaranteed best price on shell packs like the ludwig centennial zep 4- piece shell pack at musician's friend american maple shells vibraband suspension rims allow for maximum resonance virgin bass drum maintains timbre special edition centennial badge commemorating ludwig's 100th anniversary. What have i got there have been many times since i started the museum that people would email and ask what is this or i bought this great set of sonor internationals for $5000, did i get hosed the following is a brief visual tutorial on what is what in the sonor world next time you see something in a pawn shop, you. Snare badges and finishes for vintage snare drums ludwig drum company history welcome to the ludwig drums history section of the web site.
Explore julie rosen vollmer's board love those classic ludwig drums on pinterest | see more ideas about vintage drums, drum kits and drummers. The finish is high-gloss natural maple, and each drum is outfitted with mini classic lugs and classy cast-brass keystone badges the bass drum features new insulated claws and elite telescoping spurs with retractable rubber feet and spikes the six-lug toms have triple-flange steel hoops and ludwig weathermaster heavy. We are collecting history and drum photographs from people about fake vistalites we also would like photos of badges, drums and the serial numbers of the.
The lugs are obviously not ludwig - the badge is vintage and according to the serial is probably 1966 - the nylon washers are modern, the hoops look modern - there are holes under the strainer suggesting someone replaced the original with the p-85 - an older shell would have a muffler installed or holes. Ludwig keystone x drums and components - best discount prices on ludwig keystonex drum kits in turquoister, yellow glitter, titanium glitter, black and arctiv oak and more wrap finishes buy from a chicago ludwig dealer or for sale online.
Ludwig badges dating
I just picked up a used classic maple fab 4 kit, i'm trying to figure out the 'ballpark' date of the kit the badges i have on my drum set are silver. Deejays began playing a sappy spinoff song about her loss, letter to donna by a group called the kittens elvis presley, whom she had never met, had one of his bodyguards arrange a date with her so that he could ask her all about valens twenty-nine years later, donna ludwig is back in the spotlight. Marcludwig& zildjian celebrating their golden jubilee in 2018 50 years of great music together i consider my kit a hybrid or transition kit between the ludwig hollywood kitdiscontinued in late 1968 with the original keystone badgesand the big beat i suspect near the same date as the toms.
- Ludwig champagne sparkle 20/12/16 keystone badge 60's era – sold ludwig 22/12/13/16 70's blue/olive badge era ludwig club date silver sparkle.
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- Serial guide home en-us ludwig serial guide serial guide keystone badges year serial 1961–62 1969, 670xxx – 741215 blue & olive badges.
Serial number based dating guides for vintage ludwig drums fifty-eight have date stamps but badges without serial numbers and 120 additional drums. Tradition, craftsmanship and visionary excellence from its humble beginnings in chicago, illinois to its present place at the center of the drumming world, a century of the most famous name in drums chronicles the ongoing history of the ludwig drum company. In this article, we'll be looking at the three best ways to identify a ludwig: date stamp, serial number/badge style and shell construction. Blue/olive badge with a serial number dating it around 1969/70 img_9801 img_9803 img_9805 img_9807 this particular drum even has a vintage ludwig resonant head and snare wires original p85 black face strainer, original hoops, rods some wear to the chrome due to substantial use, i'd say.