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Old 05-12-2012, 01:03 PM
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Default Ludwig Canister throne

One of you Vintage Drum Gurus sent me a canister throne top to reupholster. I have been on a mission to find the correct catches for this. I found the exact Brass Draw Catch for it, but I cant find the hook catch for it. I did find something that might work though. Does anyone have one? Here's a few pics of what we're looking for.
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Old 05-12-2012, 08:37 PM
hisdudnes hisdudnes is offline
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Default Re: Ludwig Canister throne

hey poppy!

oh my gosh! i'm looking for one of the latch things that you found!

i had a quick look on the internet but the only one that i can find is a gold looking brass one - whereas yours looks like its chrome or something???

http://www.natman.com/prodinfo_itemd...=492&item=1852

thats the one i can find on the website - is that the one you bought?
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Old 05-12-2012, 09:26 PM
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hey poppy!

oh my gosh! i'm looking for one of the latch things that you found!

i had a quick look on the internet but the only one that i can find is a gold looking brass one - whereas yours looks like its chrome or something???

http://www.natman.com/prodinfo_itemd...=492&item=1852

thats the one i can find on the website - is that the one you bought?
here give this a look.http://www.atcoproducts.com/5200minilatch.html
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Old 05-12-2012, 09:46 PM
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Default Re: Ludwig Canister throne

Mine is brass. You can find one a home depot, lowes, ace hardware, sutherlands. Cost under $4


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hey poppy!

oh my gosh! i'm looking for one of the latch things that you found!

i had a quick look on the internet but the only one that i can find is a gold looking brass one - whereas yours looks like its chrome or something???

http://www.natman.com/prodinfo_itemd...=492&item=1852

thats the one i can find on the website - is that the one you bought?
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1960's SONOR 12-16-20-14 blue slate pearl
1968 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14Sky blue P
1972 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14BlueVistalite
1972 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-(14 impostor)BlackPanther "SOLD"
1964 Ludwig Oyster Black Pearl 22-12-13-16-14Supra "SOLD"
1969 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14 Citrus Mod "SOLD"
1969 LUDWIG Sexto-Plus 8-1 0-12-13-14-15-16-20-20-14 Silver Sparkle
60's Majestic Delux 12-13-16-22-14 red pearl
2009 Homemade Kids 8-10-13-16-12 Orange Sparkle
24 kits, 80 Snares, 65 Cymbals
Don't tell my wife!
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Old 05-12-2012, 09:50 PM
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There are countless latches, hasps, and catches. If it werent for the badge location you could use two of the draw catches.....The one I found is very similar to the original. It also has the galvinized finish like the original. Ill send it to ya anyway.....

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1960's SONOR 12-16-20-14 blue slate pearl
1968 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14Sky blue P
1972 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14BlueVistalite
1972 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-(14 impostor)BlackPanther "SOLD"
1964 Ludwig Oyster Black Pearl 22-12-13-16-14Supra "SOLD"
1969 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14 Citrus Mod "SOLD"
1969 LUDWIG Sexto-Plus 8-1 0-12-13-14-15-16-20-20-14 Silver Sparkle
60's Majestic Delux 12-13-16-22-14 red pearl
2009 Homemade Kids 8-10-13-16-12 Orange Sparkle
24 kits, 80 Snares, 65 Cymbals
Don't tell my wife!
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Old 05-12-2012, 10:22 PM
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Default Re: Ludwig Canister throne

Thank you ever so much!!!.
yeah there's always got to be a bump in the road on these ole restro jobs!!! But since I've not seen but one other WFL canister throne I want to get this one back to as useful as possible it's going to get used not to look at.
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Old 05-12-2012, 11:07 PM
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poppy, is your latch brass one gold or silver?

your photo looks silver - the product listing on the website looks gold
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Old 05-13-2012, 07:02 AM
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Default Re: Ludwig Canister throne

THe throne has a gold / brass latch on one side and a silver / zinc latch on the oppisite side. Here are pics of the gold / brass latch I found.






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poppy, is your latch brass one gold or silver?

your photo looks silver - the product listing on the website looks gold
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1960's SONOR 12-16-20-14 blue slate pearl
1968 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14Sky blue P
1972 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14BlueVistalite
1972 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-(14 impostor)BlackPanther "SOLD"
1964 Ludwig Oyster Black Pearl 22-12-13-16-14Supra "SOLD"
1969 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14 Citrus Mod "SOLD"
1969 LUDWIG Sexto-Plus 8-1 0-12-13-14-15-16-20-20-14 Silver Sparkle
60's Majestic Delux 12-13-16-22-14 red pearl
2009 Homemade Kids 8-10-13-16-12 Orange Sparkle
24 kits, 80 Snares, 65 Cymbals
Don't tell my wife!
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Old 05-13-2012, 07:06 AM
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Default Re: Ludwig Canister throne

Here are pics of the silver / zinc hook type latch on the oppisite side. This is what we are looking for. This throne belongs to Vintagemore2000
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1960's SONOR 12-16-20-14 blue slate pearl
1968 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14Sky blue P
1972 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14BlueVistalite
1972 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-(14 impostor)BlackPanther "SOLD"
1964 Ludwig Oyster Black Pearl 22-12-13-16-14Supra "SOLD"
1969 LUDWIG 12-13-16-22-14 Citrus Mod "SOLD"
1969 LUDWIG Sexto-Plus 8-1 0-12-13-14-15-16-20-20-14 Silver Sparkle
60's Majestic Delux 12-13-16-22-14 red pearl
2009 Homemade Kids 8-10-13-16-12 Orange Sparkle
24 kits, 80 Snares, 65 Cymbals
Don't tell my wife!
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Old 05-13-2012, 09:08 AM
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Default Re: Ludwig Canister throne

i'm also looking for the same exact part. if you find a batch or an alternative solution, i'd be interested as well.

mike
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