One of the primary reasons Ludwig is "The Most Famous Name On Drums" is the legendary Black Beauty Snare Drum.
For years, players have asked about incorporating carbon fiber into the Custom Shop line-up. Many prototypes have been made and our testing has finally produced a shell that is good enough to make the cut.
Utilizing a thin industry-standard 1mm shell, and plated with sleek black nickel, the Collector's Series Black Nickel over Brass is a versatile workhorse snare.
The Design Lab Cherry Bomb is crafted with a medium-thick Cherrywood shell.