Ludwig dating drums badge

It was the day the Beatles appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show.Their television debut ushered in not only a new era for rock and roll, but something more.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.Estimating the age of a drum can be done more or less by examining its badge type, style of hardware, shell construction/composition and interior/exterior finish.

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Well Re-Rings does indicate 3 ply shells ( 6 ply's didn't have re rings although they did have clear interiors).Hey i'm new here (first post) and I need some help dating a drum set that was given to me several years ago...1970's Ludwig - 12, 13, 16, 22x14, 5x14 - white cortex (?)BO badge, sharp corners Serial # (8x12 tom) - 1629545Serial # (5x14 snare) - 835265...where can I find reasonably priced replacement parts for snare, the snares lose tension easily.With the name “Ludwig” painted on Ringo’s bass drumhead, it marked also the beginning of the Ludwig Drum Company’s largest boom in their production history.“Even though we stepped up our production, the orders for our drums came in faster than we could make them,” said William F.(This article appeared in the September 2002 issue of DRUM!magazine) One of the intriguing aspects of collecting vintage drums is discovering when your instrument was made.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.But unlikely as it may seem, the broadcast of one television show in early 1964 played an unwitting role in helping to date more closely one particular brand of drum.To see how the story unfolds, let’s go back in time to February 9, 1964.

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