The Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren Pro Beat 3-Piece Shell Pack combines vintage inspired aesthetics with powerful raw tone. A modern celebration of Ludwig's rich history, this drum kit is limited to production in 2019 only.
Limited Edition Ludwig Van Buren Kit
Announced at NAMM 2019 as part of Ludwig's 110th Anniversary celebrations, the Ludwig Van Buren drum kit follows the tradition of the Ludwig"œVictorious" drums of the 1940s.
Celebrating the rich heritage of the Ludwig Drums Company, this stunning shell pack blends beautiful vintage aesthetics with legendary Ludwig tone.
Showcasing a new vintage mahogany stain finished with inlaid maple hoops, this 3 piece shell pack delivers a new and improved take on the classic African Mahogany natural finish.
Producing powerful raw tone combined with stunning vintage inspired looks, this kit is a modern twist on a vintage classic.
Limited to production in 2019 only, you'd better grab one while you can!There's also a matching Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren Snare Drum available (sold separately) that is the perfect companion to this stunning kit.
Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren Pro Beat 3 Piece Shell Pack Configuration:
- 13" x 9" Rack Tom
- 16" x 16" Floor Tom
- 24" x 14" Bass Drum
- 3 Ply Shells
The Ludwig Van Buren Series drum kit features a 3 ply legacy mahogany shell to deliver the familiar Ludwig tone that's made this company so successful/
Celebrating the remarkable longevity of the company, this drum kit has been designed to showcase the rich history of Ludwig while appealing to the needs of the modern drummer.
First used in 1923, the Ludwig 3 ply shell formula quickly captured the imagination of generations of drummers, helping to build the sound of the 20th century.
Revitalised in this new modern twist on that classic build, the Van Buren shell pack features shells constructed from outer and inner plies of 1/16" mahogany, with a core ply of 1/8" American poplar.
The cross laminated poplar centre serves to add focus to the warm rich low end"œwoody" tone of the mahogany shells resulting in a drum kit that delivers beautiful warmth, a rawness of tone and superb powerful projection.
The addition of 1" solid maple reinforcement rings works to stabilise the shells to provide extra strength and durability.
Blended Bearing Edges
Each of the shells in this Ludwig Legacy Mahogany 3 piece shell pack feature a 30 degree inner cut and a 1/4" radius round over bearing edge.
The combination of the vintage style 30 degree edge and the radius round over works to produce a drum sound with a pure, well-rounded tonal response.
Evoking the distinctive sound of 20th century popular music, the precisely cut bearing edges work with the stunning 3 ply shells to deliver a robust, powerful range of tone to fulfil the needs of a variety of playing styles.
Vintage Inspired Trimmings
Providing a drum kit with looks that are as stunning as its sound, the Ludwig Van Buren drum kit features a range of vintage inspired trimmings to provide a strikingly sophisticated look.
The shells feature a vintage mahogany stain that is an augmented version of the African mahogany natural finish.
Offering a strikingly beautiful, grained deep brown look, the rich dark mahogany stain is accentuated perfectly by the inlaid maple hoops.
Adding brilliant contrast to the shell, the light maple hoops have a classy white pearl inlay adding a stylish attention to detail that perfectly frames the kit.
The inclusion of the compact lugs, claw hooks and streamlined floor tom brackets maintain the sleek, understated vintage look of the kit.
Each of the shells in the Ludwig Mahogany Van Buren kit are adorned with a special anniversary badge that's reminiscent of the first ever Ludwig drums badge, perfectly celebrating the unbelievable success of this world renown company.
Blending beautiful vintage aesthetics with raw, powerful tone, this limited-edition Ludwig drum kit is the perfect celebration of Ludwig's 110th birthday.
The stunning mahogany stained shells, maple hoops and classy white pearl inlay create a look that instantly evokes vintage style.
The use of the traditional 3 ply shell construction and 30 degree bearing edges combine to provide a drum kit with a rich warm tone and focused projection.
For limited edition looks, legendary Ludwig tone and vintage inspired style, buy the Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren 3 Shell Pack now from Professional Music Technology Online!
Ludwig Legacy Mahogany Van Buren Pro Beat 3-Piece Shell Pack Key Features:
- 13x9" Rack Tom, 16x16" Floor Tom and 24x14" Bass Drum
- 3 ply Mahogany / Poplar Shells
- 1" Solid Maple Reinforcement Rings
- Inlaid Maple Hoops
- 30 Degree Inner Cut, 1/4" Radius Round Over Bearing Edges
- Limited to Production in 2019 Only
- Delivers Focused, Warm, Powerful Tone
- Compact Chrome Hardware
|Hardware / Cymbals||cymbals and hardware not included|
|Bass Drum Size||24" x 14"|
|Floor Tom Size||16" x 16''|
|Rack Tom Size||13" x 9"|
|Snare Size||snare not included|
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