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Ludwig 5x14 Pioneer Snare Drum 1960s Gold Sparkle  From Ludwig

A Vintage 1960s Ludwig snare drum with Gold Sparkle!

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This Ludwig Pioneer snare drum has a born on date of June 22, 1968. A few cosmetic issues, but works great and with new heads will come alive again. The finish is tight with a little bit of lifting just below the batter head. The majority of the hardware is original and in good condition for its age. A couple of the tension rods appear to be replaced as well as a couple of the tension rod washers. This snare is great for those players in search of a vintage sound at a great price. 

About Manufacturer

Touted as “the most famous name on drums,” Ludwig stands today as one of the most legendary and revered American drum manufacturers of all time. Founded in 1909 under the name Ludwig & Ludwig, the company has existed under a number of different owners and names, with the Ludwig brand operating today as a subsidiary of Conn-Selmer. Throughout almost 110 years of change, one thing has remained constant: Ludwig’s dedication to building high-quality drums with that signature Ludwig tone. Over the years, Ludwig drums have laid down solid backbeats and infectious grooves at the hands of drummers like John Densmore, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, and of course, Ringo Starr. Their iconic kits from the 60s and 70s remain highly coveted by collectors and players alike, but their new offerings continue to uphold the legendary Ludwig name just the same.