Dating pearl drums serial number 7/23/2017 0 comments vintage snare drums online ludwig, slingerland, leedy, camco, gretsch sonor gretsch 1960's hardshell case original originally introduced in 1963 as a student drum, the ludwig acrolite quickly became the choice of pro players in need of dry, cracking snare tone. Wwwludwig-drumscom community people 67 likes english the serial number is 6271495 can anyone date that see all posts ludwig acrolite snare sp s on s so s red s this snare is fantastic ludwig acrolite snare added a new photo sp s on s so s red s january 22, 2011 ludwig acrolite snare added a new photo sp s on s so s. The ludwig drum company: 1958-1959 ludwig keystone transition badge these badges have been found on drums from the 1960'sthere is no exact date of when they stopped and switched to the next badge - there are cross-over drums. Ludwig snare serial number dating massaging the snare serial number ludwig skin with a toasty cocktail and a panoramic meet men over 03 85695 sex chat to these women and let my husband well and take care of his widowed mother and her two daughters their time sourcing sex chat rooms for cyber sex, thanks for checking.
Re: date stamp or serial # on a ludwig acrolite if it has the b/o badge with sharp corners,then it may well have been made in 70some badges weren't stamped with serial numbers,and not all interiors had date stamps. Find great deals on ebay for ludwig acrolite and ludwig vistalite shop with confidence ludwig acrolite snare rare pre serial number 1960-63 pre-owned £34134 + £1517 postage 13 watching number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date see each listing for international postage options and costs. Vintage ludwig serial numbers yeah i don't know i have a pointy badge acrolite and a rounded one both have 6 digit serials another something i found was this book wich claims to have a complete dating guide it's called the ludwig book by rob cook (found it here:.
There are several ways to date ludwig drums from all production periods the most accurate way to dating a drum is to see it as a whole, and assess every aspect of the drum indicating factors include (not limited to): serial numbers, date stamps, shell mold, shell hardware, finishes, and badges. Serial number on ludwig snare the ludwig serial number dating guide stops at 1979 and since your number is after that last number is probably has to be after 1979 you likely are describing a ludwig acrolite it's a very common drumand a very good drum (usually) the value is fairly low because of how common they are. Mid 1980's to present ludwig keystone badge the serial numbers on these badges do not work on any serial number guides the serial numbers on these badges do not work on any serial number guides alaswhat goes on in ludwig's collective head, is god's own private mystery.
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 next, check the corresponding dates to these serial numbers – which are february 26, 1969 and september 4, 1969. 1965 ludwig super classic in black oyster pearl with 14×5 supraphonic snare one day i got a call from my friend andy, he was going to buy a ludwig kit that night from a guy who also had a black oyster kit for sale. Acrolite serial number 1065569 vintage ludwig snare drum the pictures show some of the scratches and knicks, some finish off and the rim has a few small dents.
Dates 1966 according serial number and also has a jul 1966 stamp on the inside wall of the drum everything is original and in good working condition i will suggest a detailed cleaning the drum comes in original case 1960s carpet lining added stand and some old sticks are also included case has some bumps and bruise. The lighting is bad but the serial number reads to be 3106579 my guess is that its from the mid 80s, what do you guys think not sure about the date, but honestly $30 is a pretty good deal for any snare, as long as it's at least half-decent i bought a 20 inch zildjian a ride from the 1970s for 50 dollars at that store they also had a. Omar abi-hachem educator nikos adamopoulos victory in rio charlie adams yanni alfonso adanez los madison jesper albers paceshifters david albert educator/albert-hobbs big band.
Very low serial number acrolite keystone badge #40330 manufactured in the chicago plant in 1964 overall this drum is in excellent condition, but does have some scratches on the shell and some pitting on the chrome. 1976 ludwig acrolite 14x5 snare serial number: 1060427 era correct hoops, strainer, butt end and damper there are just two tension rods that aren't original but they of course work perfectly and make no difference to the drums functionality. I welcome any reports of gretsch drums with serial numbers and ludwig drums with both serial numbers and date infromation below is a list of information that i collect (gretsch above and ludwig below. Ludwig drum serial number lookup ludwig acrolite serial numbers ludwig drum badge serial numbers latest news from cbs news cnet tvguidecom tvcom zdnet tech republic metacritic gamespot 1980 ludwig serial numbers is getting popular at tvcom find the best guide for 1980 ludwig serial numbers and more.
Home forum play drums & percussion if this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above you may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed to start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Finishing off the drums is the familiar 1970s blue-olive badge, with its individual serial number and proudly stating 'ludwig, made in the usa' plus the familiar p85 strainer with its simple side-lever design. Contact vintage drum center if you are a human and are seeing this field, please leave it blank with the debut of serial numbers, ludwig helped the dealers comply with the new law but unforeseen then to the drum company, these serial numbers would also be a key to unlock the mystery of how to date post-’63 ludwig drums that weren’t.