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Old 02-11-2013, 06:21 PM
Purdie Shuffle Purdie Shuffle is offline
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Default Re: Wires for vintage COB Ludwig

Gar is correct... to get the sound out of the drum it was meant to make, you need original wires. Those late 50's, early 60's wires were a thinner gauge than modern ones and I think, more sensitive as a result. 60's wires like the one described by Gar come up on ebay all the time. If you're lucky, you'll catch a sale for some NOS wires! But 'original' really is the way to go.

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