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Old 10-10-2009, 03:51 PM
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Default Re: "Is my Ludwig Brass??"-Lets Clear this up

Originally Posted by robbiecaps View Post
i just purchased one not to long has the pre serial badge, round muffler, crimped snare beds, inward flange on the inside of the shell (after the bearing edge)... i even did the scratch test. it all seems to indicate a cob...but no seam from which i could see.
Then that would mean its an early Supraphonic....aluminum shell. No seam, not brass for the Keystone badge era.
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