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Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren 14" x 6.5" Snare Drum

Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren 14" x 6.5" Snare Drum



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The Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren 14 inch x 6.5 inch Snare Drum is the perfect companion to the Van Buren Pro Beat Shell Pack. Limited to production in 2019 only in celebration of Ludwig's 110th anniversary.

Limited Edition Ludwig Legacy Snare

Unveiled at the NAMM Show 2019 in celebration of Ludwig's 110th anniversary, the Ludwig Van Buren snare is the perfect partner to the matching limited edition Van Buren Drum Kit.

Following the tradition of the Ludwig inchœVictorious inch drums of the 1940s, this stunning snare drum highlights the rich heritage of the world-renowned Ludwig Drums Company.

Combining stunning vintage inspired aesthetics with legendary Ludwig tone, this snare instantly evokes the sound that powered a generation of drummers.

Featuring a new vintage mahogany stain finish with inlaid maple hoops, this snare drum delivers a modern twist on a vintage classic.

Limited to production in 2019 only, you'd better grab it while you can!

Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren 14 inch x 6.5 inch Snare Drum Specifications:

  • 3 Ply Mahogany / Poplar Shell
  • 30 Degree / ¼ inch Radius Outer Bearing Edges
  • New Vintage Mahogany Stain
  • Inlaid Maple Hoops
  • 110th Anniversary Ludwig Badge
  • Ludwig Imperial Lugs
  • Focused Raw Powerful Tone

Sophisticated Aesthetics

Delivering looks that are as stunning as its sound, this Ludwig Van Buren Snare features a range of vintage inspired trimmings to provide a strikingly sophisticated look.

The shell is finished in a vintage mahogany stain that is a new and improved version of the African mahogany natural finish.

The snare is framed by stunning invalid maple hoops that contrast perfectly with the deep brown, rich grained finish of the dark mahogany shell.

The classy light maple hoops are inlaid with beautiful white pearl adding a stylish attention to detail that brilliantly highlights the special nature of this snare drum.

The use of the art deco style Ludwig imperial lugs, claw hooks and sleek strainer perfectly complete the vintage inspired look.

The legacy mahogany snare is adorned with a special 110th anniversary vent badge that's reminiscent of the first ever Ludwig drums badge, offering a brilliant nod to the history of this superbly successful drum company.

With its classy sophisticated look, the Van Buren snare is the perfect embodiment of Ludwig's success.

Offering stunningly beautiful aesthetics, classy attention to detail and a vintage look to match it's vintage tone, this modern snare is tangible link to drums of the past.

Mahogany / Poplar Blend

This stunning 14 inch x 6.5 inch Ludwig Van Buren snare drum features a vintage inspired 3 ply legacy mahogany shell to produce the legendary Ludwig tone that's made this company such a success.

First introduced in 1923, the Ludwig 3 ply shell formula quickly captured the imagination of generations of drummers, helping to shape the sound of the 20th century.

Now reimagined in a modern form, the Van Buren snare blends outer and inner plies of 1/16 inch mahogany with a central 1/8 inch ply of American poplar.

The cross laminated core poplar serves to add focus to the richly warm low end inchœwoody inch tone of the mahogany.

The combination of the two woods results in a snare that delivers beautiful warmth, a rawness of tone and superbly powerful projection.

The inside of the Ludwig snare is also fitted with 1 inch solid maple reinforcement rings to help stabilise the shell and add extra durability and strength.

Bearing Edge

The Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren Snare features a 30 degree inner cut and a ¼ inch radius round over bearing edge.

The blend of the vintage style 30 degree edge and radius round over serves to produce a snare sound with a pure, well-balanced tonal response.

Delivering a sound that's instantly reminiscent of 20th century popular music, the precisely cut bearing edges work with the stunning 3 ply shell to provide a robust, powerful range of tone ideal for a variety of playing styles.


Combining beautiful vintage aesthetics with raw, powerful tone, this limited-edition Ludwig snare drum is the perfect celebration of Ludwig's 110th birthday.

The stunning mahogany stained shell, inlaid maple hoops and classic Imperial Lugs deliver a look that instantly evokes vintage style.

The utilisation of the traditional 3 ply shell construction and blended bearing edges combine to provide a snare drum with rich warm tone and impactful punch.

To get your hands on limited edition looks, legendary Ludwig tone and vintage inspired style, buy the Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren 14 inch x 6.5 inch Snare Drum now from Professional Music Technology Online!

Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren Snare Drum Key Features:

  • 3 ply Mahogany / Poplar Shells
  • 1 inch Solid Maple Reinforcement Rings
  • Inlaid Maple Hoops
  • 30 Degree Inner Cut, ¼ inch Radius Round Over Bearing Edges
  • Limited to Production in 2019 Only
  • Delivers Focused, Warm, Powerful Tone
  • Claw Hooks
  • Imperial Lugs
  • Special 110th Anniversary Badge


More Information
Manufacturer Ludwig
SKU 301827
Shipping Weight (kg) 5.000000
Shell Material mahogany / poplar
Snare Size 14" x 6.5"


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