Dating ludwig drums serial
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.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.
Thanks for stopping by and take a look at our special e Bay searches on our Ludwig Shopping Page.It is devoted to Ludwig Drums and Ludwig Drum History.(This article appeared in the September 2002 issue of DRUM!We can pretty acurately date Ludwig drums and Ludwig serial numbers are a big help, but not an exact science.Other special features like badges, shell plys and the interior finish all help in giving you a date range of your drums manufacture.
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