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Ludwig 5" x 14" Acrolite Black Galaxy Snare Drum

Model # LM404 By: Ludwig
    • This item has been discontinued by the manufacturer
  • Overview

    • Among Most Recorded Drums Ever Made
    • Seamless, Beaded Aluminum Shell
    • Dry, Cracking Tone
    • Bowtie Lugs
    • P85 Throw-Off
    • Blue/Olive Badge
  • Item Details

    The Ludwig 5" x 14" Acrolite Classic Snare Drum was first introduced in 1963 as a student drum, but pros quickly discovered that its dry, cracking sound was a fantastic choice for the recording studio - and it become one of the most recorded drums in history.

    The seamless, beaded aluminum shell gives the drum a wide tuning range with a lot of strength. The Black Galaxy finish gives it a distinctively spacey look.

    This drum comes equipped with bowtie lugs, a P85 throw-off, and a Blue/Olive badge.

  • Specifications

    Name Ludwig 5" x 14" Acrolite Black Galaxy Snare Drum
    Brand Ludwig
    Model # LM404
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 3068 not found]
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  • Returns & Shipping


    All sales for clearance items are final. Returns will not be accepted. Official Return Policy


    Every single order that goes out the door has a tracking number that will be emailed to you, and all of it is completely insured. Everything is carefully packed by hand - we know just how delicate this stuff can be, and how important it is to you.

    We ship from centrally-located Dallas, Texas. Howdy y'all!

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Read Reviews (1)

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    • Kevin McGovern
    • Marshall, TX
    • 5
    • June 4, 2009
    • by Kevin McGovern
    • This is ridiculous; the same drum as the ten-lugged Supraphonic. Sounds the same as the Supra for about $100 less. Should be any drummer's FIRST snare, period. Buy with confidence, this, and a set of 14" A New Beats to start getting beyond that First Act kit from the grandparents... :)