super classic

  1. bon viesta

    1965 gold sparkle ludwigs, value?? (very lengthy post)

    it’s a bit of a sad post, and very ramble-y, but i just want to lay it all on the table. i learned drums on these and they’ve been beat up a little bit since i got them but i’m still positive they have some good value. i’m expecting the value to probably be 1500-1800 on these, though i also...
  2. olmanbenny

    ‘68 Ludwig Psychadelic Red shell pack Hollywood

    Vintage ‘68 Ludwig Hollywood shell pack in rare Psychadelic Red. 12/13/16/22. For sale are the shells only…I’ll include the remaining lugs on the rack tom and the muffler on the floor tom because I’m lazy. In great shape, except for the bottom of the interior of the bass drum, which has some...
  3. digovii

    New Gretsch Brooklyn's - Wow!

    Picked up a set of Brooklyn's from Maxwell's in IL this weekend and wow. I am have always been a die-hard Ludwig guy but these sound incredible! I threw some Vintage Ambassadors on the batters and these drums have such a great body and warmth to them while also maintaining great projection. A...
  4. markrocks68

    1956 WFL Buddy Rich Super Classic in Oyster Black Pearl

    Hi all A recent find via the great Steve Maxwell Vintage Drums in Chicago. This is a model No. 980P Buddy Rich Super Classic in original Oyster Black Pearl. 22/13/16/5.5x14 Steve assisted with the sale from the original owner to a good friend of his who owns a recording studio. A short time...
  5. drfills

    SOLD: Vintage 1961 Ludwig Pre-Serial Super Classic 5.5x14 Snare in WMP

    This is now SOLD! Thanks. For sale is a gorgeous Vintage 1961 Ludwig Pre-Serial Super Classic 5.5x14 Snare in White Marine Pearl. Excellent players grade. Wrap is slightly yellowed, but evenly faded, tight and glossy. Nickel hardware plus Nickel Over Brass hoops with some wear and minor...
  6. dogmanaut

    Help ID-ing some Ludwigs

    Hi all, I'm just barely starting to dip my toes into the world of vintage drums, and I was hoping someone could help me identify a set of Ludwigs I was looking at. The guy who has them says they're '68 Rockers, but from the little bit of research I've done, it seems like he might be making what...
  7. drfills

    SOLD: Vintage 1950's Ludwig WFL Buddy Rich Super Classic Kit in WMP

    For sale is a Vintage 1950's Ludwig WFL Buddy Rich Super Classic Kit in White Marine Pearl with chrome hardware. 22/16/13 and 14 Super Classic snare. Absolutely beautiful players condition! Features keystone WFL matching badges. WMP wrap is clean, tight and slightly yellowed. Couple of chips in...
  8. markrocks68

    Bucket List kit no more: 1962 Ludwig Super Classic in Galaxy Pearl

    On June 7th I celebrated being booze free for 5 years. So I thought this was the BEST way to celebrate how much better life has gotten. ​High on the bucket list was a kit I looked for & longed for...well, for a long time. So when I saw the kit in Donn Bennett's Drum Vault, I decided it was time...
  9. thevocodor

    Ludwig Super Classic from 1964

    Hi all, As an introduction post I wanted to share my drumset with you. This is a Ludwig Super Classic from 1964 in Galaxy sparkle finish. and it sounds like this The snare is a Ludwig 402 and I generally...
  10. pontiacrich

    What Years were Emerald Green Ludwig Super Classics Offered?

    Hi all, I'm looking for a catalog that'll have the Emerald Green Ludwig Super Classics pictured below. Ultimately, a link to the catalog, or a pdf would be great. Also, any idea how I figure out what year these were made?
  11. bcarey13

    1964 Ludwig Oyster Black Pearl Kit

    A big thanks to Gary Bender at the Drum Factory for sending me my dream kit. It's a 1964 Ringo kit, 22,13,16,14 snare. The serial numbers are crazy close too.The 22,13,16 are only 30 digits apart and the snare is about 80 away.....1964 is also my birth year so I have been looking for a long...
  12. drummerboyfitz

    Help me identify my Ludwig kit

    I was recently gifted with a 1961 Ludwig Super Classic in Blue Oyster Pearl. Included were a set of vintage Zildjian hi-hats from '61 as well as a Supraphonic snare. I'm experiencing some confusion because the shell sizes are all correct for the kit but it is unusual in three aspects. 1. The...