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Old 07-17-2017, 12:30 PM
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Default Re: Ludwig Super Classic or Classic 1994?

Thank you very much for the information!! I also upload a photo of the edge of the tom of 13 ... from what I have seen .. he told four layers .. I do not know if I am sure ...

https://photos.app.goo.gl/S3GJBAHzOLXMZEPo2
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Old 07-17-2017, 01:27 PM
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I just found this link of another Superclassic of 1995 very similar to my Ludwig, even has the same stamp stamped on the inside but with a number more: 075 ....

https://picclick.co.uk/1995-Ludwig-S...514496982.html
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Old 07-17-2017, 02:22 PM
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Thank you very much for the information!! I also upload a photo of the edge of the tom of 13 ... from what I have seen .. he told four layers .. I do not know if I am sure ...

https://photos.app.goo.gl/S3GJBAHzOLXMZEPo2
That`s 4 ply plus wrap.
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Old 07-17-2017, 04:58 PM
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That`s 4 ply plus wrap.
No look again. It's nine ply plus the wrap.
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Old 07-17-2017, 05:02 PM
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I just found this link of another Superclassic of 1995 very similar to my Ludwig, even has the same stamp stamped on the inside but with a number more: 075 ....

https://picclick.co.uk/1995-Ludwig-S...514496982.html
These are not the same as yours. Your kit is a newer kit made around 2004 and they have 9-ply shells.

This particular kit you are showing here belonged to a personal friend of mine, and yes, those are indeed 4-ply drums. I've played them before the hardware is similar, but that about is all that is common with your kit.
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Old 07-17-2017, 06:56 PM
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No look again. It's nine ply plus the wrap.
I don`t see 9. Both pics. show four to me.

Picture could be better,.but I tell people to run a damp cloth over the edges to show clearly how many layers. The wood changes color and makes it easy to see the layers. 9 plies would leave 8 glue lines.
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Old 07-17-2017, 06:57 PM
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They look four ply Maple/Poplar to me.
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Old 07-17-2017, 08:13 PM
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Default Re: Ludwig Super Classic or Classic 1994?

With an out of focus photo like this you can see 4 or 9 (or something in between) depending on your visual interpretation. The answer to me is a decent resolution photo which is in proper focus. Then we might get some agreement on the number of plys...but no guarantee.
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