Vintage Snare Drums

Gretsch 1960′s “Progressive Jazz” Model

Finish: Sparkling Green Pearl
Size: 4×14
Construction: 6 Ply “Jasper” Shell
Notes: Ludwig “Piccolo” Strainer, Die Cast Hoops
 

Ludwig 1957 “Barret Deems” Model

Finish: Green & Gold Duco
Size: 5.5×14
Construction: 3 Ply Mahogany/Poplar/Maple W/ Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: Nickel Hardware, Later Called “Jazz Festival” Model
 

Ludwig 1960′s “Pioneer” Model

Finish: Sparkling Blue Pearl
Size: 5×14
Construction: 3 Ply Mahogany/Poplar/Mahogany w/Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: 6 “Bowtie” Lugs, Nickel Plated Hardware
 

Ludwig 1960′s “Pioneer” Model

Finish: Sparkling Gold Pearl
Size: 5×14
Construction: 3 Ply Mahogany/Poplar/Mahogany w/Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: 6 “Bowtie” Lugs, Chrome Plated Hardware
 

Ludwig 1960′s “Pioneer” Model

Finish: Brown Duco
Size: 5×14
Construction: 3 Ply Mahogany/Poplar/Mahogany w/Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: 6 “Bowtie” Lugs, Chrome Plated Hardware
 

Ludwig 1967 “Acrolite” Model

Ludwig 1967 Acrolite ModelFinish Anodized “Ludaloy”
Size: 5×14
Construction: Beaded Seamless Aluminum Alloy Shell, 8 Bowtie Lugs
Notes: P-83 Strainer
 

Ludwig 1978 “Supraphonic” Model

Ludwig 1978 Supraphonic ModelFinish: Chrome
Size: 5×14
Construction: Chrome Over “Ludaloy”
Notes: 10 “Imperial” Lugs, P-85 Strainer
 

Slingerland 1940′s “Radio King” Model

Finish: Aged Sparkling Green Pearl
Size: 7×14
Construction: 1 Ply Steam Bent Maple w/Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: Replacement Strainer & Butt Plate, Nickel Plated Hardware
 

Slingerland 1961 “Student Model Radio King” Model

Color: Black Lacquer
Size: 5.5×14
Construction: 3 Ply Mahogany/Poplar/Maple w/Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: 8 “Sound King” Lugs, Double Flange Hoops w/Clips, Rapid Strainer
 

Slingerland 1962 “Deluxe Student” Model

Finish: Sparkling Red Pearl
Size: 5.5×14
Construction: 3 Ply Maple/Poplar/Mahogany w/Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: “Time Capsule” Condition, 6 “Sound King” Lugs, Rapid Strainer, COB Hoops
 

WFL (Ludwig) 1948-1952 “Ray McKinley” Model

Finish: White Marine Pearl
Size: 6.5×14
Construction: 3 Ply Mahogany/Poplar/Mahogany w/Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: Original Extended Snare Wires
 

WFL (Ludwig) 1950′s “Supreme Concert” Model

WFL Ludwig 1950's Supreme Concert ModelFinish: Blue/Silver Duco
Size: 6.5×14
Construction: 3 Ply Mahogany/Poplar/Mahogany w/Maple Reinforcement Rings
Notes: Nickel Hardware, 6 “Bowtie” Lugs, P-83 Strainer
 

Whitehall 1960′s “8 Lug” Model

Finish: Root Beer Strata/Tiger Eye Pearl
Size: 5.5×14
Construction: 6 Ply Luan w/Reinforcement Rings
Notes: MIJ “Stencil” Drum