Got a text today after getting a tip about some Ludwigs

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Hi Peter, 5 pc Ludwig, red sparkle, zildjian hihat, ride and 2 crashes, purchased 10 years ago but like new, 10 hours use.
Special order from NC intended to sound like the late 60's early 70's - we are downsizing

stay tuned!!
 

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Looks like an 18x22, 12,13,16 and a clean LM402, I think they were Legacy. No re-rings. cymbals and hardware. He’s asking for $2500 the drums look new. That’s a bit more than I want to spend since I don’t need the hardware or cymbals.
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I thought Legacy’s had re-rings .
And Yukk on the 18” deep bass drum .
 

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I much prefer the blue olive badges , I’m a super picky eater . I prefer the curved spurs as well .
 

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The tom mount looks like it's for a Ludwig Elite tom holder, so it could be stock. No re-rings mean they're probably Ludwig Classic (6-ply maple/poplar) shells. Large badges mean they're closer to 20 years old as opposed to 10. Classics are great drums for rock (I have a set), but I second the 'yuck' on the 18" deep bass drum. Cymbal ink indicates they are before the 2013 A-series redesign so likely to be on the heavier side, but with cymbals you never know until you play them.
 

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The tom mount looks like it's for a Ludwig Elite tom holder, so it could be stock. No re-rings mean they're probably Ludwig Classic (6-ply maple/poplar) shells. Large badges mean they're closer to 20 years old as opposed to 10. Classics are great drums for rock (I have a set), but I second the 'yuck' on the 18" deep bass drum. Cymbal ink indicates they are before the 2013 A-series redesign so likely to be on the heavier side, but with cymbals you never know until you play them.
I don’t think they are probably Classics, but rather modern Classic Maples.
 

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Yeah those badges are still available or at least were recently
Correct. I just ordered a CM set last month and was given badge options of Cast Brass Keystone, Large Keystone or Blue/Olive...

It looks like the badges in the OP's pics have serial numbers - Not a Ludwig expert, but I think they stopped that when they to went paper tags inside the shell? Not sure when that was though...
 

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Correct. I just ordered a CM set last month and was given badge options of Cast Brass Keystone, Large Keystone or Blue/Olive...

It looks like the badges in the OP's pics have serial numbers - Not a Ludwig expert, but I think they stopped that when they to went paper tags inside the shell? Not sure when that was though...
Yeah I can make out 34xxxxxx which according to some on a Facebook page where some one was asking about a date on a supra some said 2010ish
 


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