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(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.
I only put them in one location to make it easier for people to get the information.
Here is the dating guide for 60's and 70's Ludwig Drums.
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Dating Ludwig Drum products can be rather easy or quite tedious.
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.
The Club date’s carried over, along with Classic Shell outfits, into the 70’s.
Obviously undergoing much of the same changes in brackets, badges, and mufflers.