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Serial Number/Badge Styles
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The serial numbers on these badges do not work on any serial number guides. Find all posts by fishwaltz. Universal Badge from a marching snare drum 's. Fortunately drum companies since the 40's were good at printing catalogs. Reference Books and Catalogs. WFL Lyre Badge Important Web Site Pages. Thread Tools Show Printable Version. Ludwig and Ludwig Drum Company. The Ludwig Book is invaluable to me as a collector and I strongly suggest you consider buying all of Rob's Books!
Supraphonics with this badge have shown up and they have been brass shells courtesy Classic Vintage Drums.
Rim Stamp from a 's Snare Drum. Post a dating ludwig snares pics and I can get you the part numbers. Oops, looks like you forgot something.
Dating Ludwig Snare With a Monroe badge, forward These were on drum cases, and were never on drums. This was a transition badge and you will see it with and without a serial number it is prior to and during the move to Monroe.
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It is maple i do believe. Important Web Site Pages.
I get emails all of the time with a basic drum description and a whos dating mitchel musso number from visitors in hopes I can unlock the history of their drum. One last thing to bear in mind: Hope this may help That being said some drums did get date stamped on the inside shell and that is the most accurate indication when a drum was made.
I can't confirm the color on this one, but it is from the same era as the two before it.
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