Ludwig Vintage 1978 14x5” Acrolite Snare Drum

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This listing is for a 1978 Ludwig Acrolite snare drum in very good condition.  Aside from a few scratches here and there, this drum is in excellent working condition.  

Includes Ludwig UFO Case for snare drum.  Includes new heads and Puresound 20 Strand snare wires.

Originally introduced in 1963 as a student drum, the Ludwig Acrolite quickly became the choice of pro players in need of dry, cracking snare tone.

The LM404C Acrolite features chrome Classic dual snare lugs, P85 strainer, and Ludwig's unique blue/olive badge. This Snare is all about classic looks and sound!


  • Ludwig LM404C Acrolite 5x14 Snare Drum
  • 1.6mm Seamless Brushed Aluminum Shell
  • Steel Triple Flanged Hoops
  • P85 Throw Off 
  • Remo Ambassador Medium Coated Head
  • Remo Ambassador Clear Snare Side Head
  • 20 Strand Puresound Snare Wires
  • Twin Lugs
  • Blue/Olive Badge
  • Modeled after 1963 Legend
  • Dry, Cracking Tone
  • Made in the U.S.A. 
  • Diameter: 14" Inches
  • Depth: 5" Inches
  • Series: Acrolite
  • Model: LM404C