Vintage Ludwig No. 400 Supraphonic 5x14" Aluminum Snare Drum with Keystone Badge 1967
An incredible Late 60's Supraphonic, this mint condition ten lug snare dates from 1967. Even more rare, there is NO pitting on it's shell! All lugs, strainer, and internal mute are like new. Has a fresh Remo Ambassador batter and resonant head. A true workhorse and collectors item that will sound and look great for years to come. One of the most popular snares in history, the Ludwig Supraphonic can be heard on countless recordings from the 1960s onward. Valued for its bright attack and clarity, the Supraphonic is a favorite of drummers from jazz to metal. The models of the 1970s featured a single piece beaded aluminum shell finished in polished chrome. The aluminum models are more prone to pitting and flaking.