Legacy Mahogany Diamond Flash Inlay

  Legacy Mahogany Diamond Flash Inlay Series

This anniversary outfit hallmarks some of Ludwig’s most coveted drums that date back to the 1930s. Flash Pearl Inlay made its debut as a high-end finishing feature to further personalize and amplify the presentation of your drum set. Utilizing dyed Tupelo and Koto veneers, precision-cut diamond figures are inlaid into arctic white birds-eye maple veneer.


Shell

1/16" Mahogany Outer Ply, 1/8" Poplar Core Ply, 1/16" Mahogany Inner Ply with 1/4" Solid Maple Reinforcement Rings.

The key to Legacy's classic tone begins with a cross-laminated American Poplar center ply to lend focus to the warm rich low-end "woody" tones of inner/outer Mahogany plies. This unique shell combination is further stabilized by a specially rounded bearing edge with 1" solid maple reinforcement rings.


Bearing Edge

30 Degree inner cut with a 1/4" radius round over

Producing a pure, well-rounded sonic footprint, Legacy Series revives the distinctive sound that set the standard for popular music throughout the 20th Century.


Historic Fact

Ludwig and Ludwig's 3-ply shell formula was unveiled in 1923; at the time touted as being built "...in accordance with the recognized correct principles used in the manufacture of airplanes." This classic construction evolved into a sound that captured the attention of generations of drummers.

 


 This presentation is made complete with Ludwig’s revered Legacy Mahogany 3-ply shell design. Limited to 20 units worldwide as a Fab Configuration: 14x22 bass drum, 16x16 floor tom, 9x13 tom tom and matching snare drum (sold separately). Each outfit features Ludwig’s 110th Anniversary embossed badge.