Gretsch drum book by rob cook with john sheridan $4000 85x11 paperback 288 pages, over 1100 pictures complete business history and gretsch drum dating guide in the pattern of rob cook's books on ludwig, slingerland and rogers dating guide includes catalogs, badges, colors, hardware, snare drums, and kits. The drum badge is one of the easiest ways to accurately date a slingerland drum the shape of the badge is a great identifier from 1928-1948, slingerland used metal badges with a more floral shape. Dedicated to the most magnificant, and rarest drums ever produced by the ludwig drum company display your stainless steel drums here the legendary stainless ludwig octa-plus, with double headed melodic concert toms. 1-16 of 573 results for ludwig drums popular ludwig snare drum throw-off the ludwig book - a business history and dating guide book. Anyone know how to date rogers drums 09-05-2006, 11:21 pm just picked up a rogers kit i won off ebay seller can anyone help me in dating a set of rogers drums. This new surge in ludwig’s production and sales coincided with a new government regulation enacted at about the same time (the regulation was brought to our attention by drum historian/insurance agent, harry cangany) these overlapping events would intertwine to have a direct effect on the collecting and dating of 1960’s ludwig drums. Ludwig has pioneered drum construction with kits like ringo starr’s oyster black pearly, john bonham's vistalite, and the black beauty supraphonic snare.
Under the direction of william f ludwig, the drums of the new ludwig drum company were basically wfl drums with a different name on the old keystone badge. New ludwig legacy and more here is a photo of a beautiful wmp legacy kit in traditional sizes of 8x12, 9x13, 16x16, 16x18 and two 14x22 bass drums. Serial number/badge stylessites and learn more a more historical perspective and history of this 1969, and part of 1970 taking as an example a non-date stamped drum with the serial number of 718,321, lets first find the proximate serial numbers to 718,321 - which are 689,430 and 743,080 respectively. The history of ludwig drums - the vintage drum guide shows you ludwig finishes, ludwig drum badges, ludwig drum set catalog pages, ludwig snare drum catalog pages and the most complete ludwig history all on one vintage drum web site.
But unforeseen then to the drum company, these serial numbers would also be a key to unlock the mystery of how to date post-1963 ludwig drums that weren’t date-stamped though in actuality, the way to pin down the elusive age of these drums would call more for the sharp pencil of a record keeper than the skill of a sherlock holmes. Browse our huge selection of ludwig drums accessories & parts & hardware and more at fullcompasscom free shipping on thousands of items. File size: 4986 kb date added: 14 sep 2017 price: free operating system: windows xp/vista/7/8 total downloads: 901 downloads last week: 307 product ranking: 88/100.
In the early ’60s, the ludwig drum company was still in transition from combining product lines from the wfl drum company with the ludwig & ludwig drum company many of the snare stands, foot pedals, and drum hardware still bore the imprint of wfl, while some bore the pre-1955 ludwig trademark (but continued to be sold while the. Buy ludwig legacy maple drums from a chicago ludwig legacy classic dealer drums are for sale online and in classic legacy maple drum kits dating ludwig. What is the year of slingerland drums the serial number is 23331 this is a reference from the ludwig site, at approximately the 750,000 mark in the seria.
Ludwig serial numbers & mfg dates - posted in vintage venue: it appears that most of the effort on ludwig drum dating focused on the keystone badge drums. Shop for the ludwig accent combo 5-piece drum set and receive free shipping on your order and the guaranteed lowest price. Ludwig drums dating | serial numbers call 773-878-8616 dating ludwig drums - ludwig serial numbers due to the number of requests we receive we are unable to. Friends & dating friends only girls ludwig drum kit $ 1,620 negotiable , i'd like to know more about finance options for your ludwig accent shell pack.
Dating ludwig blue olive drums - posted in vintage venue: i recently bought some ludwigs , blue olive badges, three ply, clear interiors black oyster pearl there are no serial numbers on the blue olive badges at all. Many of the drums, dating from the mid-19th to the mid-20th century, were collected by father and son, william f ludwig sr and william f ludwig ii, over the course of some ninety years the ludwigs are seen together in an historic photograph (right) taken at the wfl drum company's chicago factory after resumption of regular drum production.
Vintage drum bug offers top notch vintage drums, cymbals, hardware and accessories. Dating ludwig drum products can be rather easy or quite tedious in reality, the early days of drum manufacturing held no regard for dating or serializing a product for chronological relevance a future significance in chronologically cataloging a product produced by ludwig wasn't foreseen. Date stamps are simultaneously the best and worst means to properly date a ludwig drum from the '60s (use of the date stamp was discontinued ca 1970 with the introduction of the “blue & olive” badge. Ludwig drums is an american manufacturer of percussion instruments the brand achieved significant popularity in the 1960s, through the endorsement of the beatles. The ludwig drum experts are here to answer your ludwig drum history questions if you are learning about your ludwig drum set or ludwig snare drum and want help then please ask the drum experts. Ludwig is an dating section devoted to ludwig drums, including the history of ludwig drums, drum drumsdrum badge and catalog pages on their snare drums as well as.
Comments about ludwig super sensitive snare drum with classic lugs: i been playing drums for many years and have owned drums by almost every maker the ludwig super-sensitive snare has a different sound from all other snares that i play most of my snares are wooden but i also own a ludwig supraphonic the super-sensitive has a very big. 3 dating change on the gromet in the badge from chrome to copper 4 square nuts done away with to hex on assembly 5 dating logos, eagle, odd script.