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Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-13-2010, 01:36 PM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

I believe the 3M is latex based.....so if you are allergic to latex, I would wear some protective gloves. I'm not so I never bother with gloves, it washes off so easily when wet anyway.

I know...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-13-2010, 01:32 PM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

Consider it a semi-gloss when dry.....if you look at the wrap under lights closely, you'll be able to tell where spots were missed if applying with a foam brush. If you are spraying, not as much to...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-13-2010, 06:21 AM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

The stuff is real easy to use. I use a foam "brush" to coat the shell and back of the wrap. Just make sure its thoroughly dry before putting the shell and wrap together. The back of the bottle says...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-04-2010, 05:22 PM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

Hmmmm might need to flip a coin and let it decide! :p
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 12-04-2010, 05:20 PM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

Have you decided on the color for the wrap yet?
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-25-2010, 09:31 AM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

Just another thought.....why limit yourself to Ludwig colors....why not a Rogers Onyx color like blue or red onyx? Those were pretty cool colors too.....or one of the satin flame colors? I mean,...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-24-2010, 09:29 PM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

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Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-24-2010, 08:53 PM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

All of Ringo's kits were keystone badge kits with white painted interiors.....except for the natural maple kit that he used for the Let It Be/Abbey Road sessions....those were maple interiors.
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Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-22-2010, 12:28 AM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

If I had the time to do another "Hollywood" Ludwig kit, these would be my choices for finishes....

Champagne pink
Sky blue pearl
White marine pearl (the real Ludwig style that is offered by...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-22-2010, 12:13 AM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

Like I said....why citrus mod? Just because. x-mas3 How many citrus mod kits do you see now? My bet is not many....so if you can deal with the ugliness of the finish, I say go for it!
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-22-2010, 12:00 AM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

I say go with citrus mod.....why? How many of those do you see compared to psychedelic red and mod orange lately? Keep in mind though....there is a reason that citrus mod is the rarest of the...
Forum: Restoring Vintage Drums 11-08-2010, 07:05 PM
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Posted By Ludwig-dude
Re: Converting Ludwig Standard to Luddy Classic

Judging by the caps, I'd say the Plasti-cote may be the best choice. Another you can check out is offered by Duplicolor, its GM trunk paint. Try your local autoparts store for that one. It's also...
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