This listing is for a Ludwig LB414 Black Beauty 8-Lug Snare Drum that’s brand new. No flaws anywhere.
The 14x5 Ludwig Black Beauty Snare Drum (LB414) has a 1.2mm brass shell constructed of a single sheet of brass that is machine drawn and spun into a seamless beaded drum, then black nickel plated with a beautifully exquisite finish. The shell provides a warm, round metallic tone. The 70 year tradition of the Ludwig Black Beauty carries on as the ultimate snare drum in the industry. This snare drum features 2.3mm triple-flanged hoops, 8 imperial lugs, P88 throw-off, and a P35 butt-plate. This snare drum has a black nickel finish and chrome hardware.