Dating rogers snare drums

30-Dec-2015 13:06

The problem was that the stamp was created with an ink that easily wiped off during routine cleanings!Even if a serial number badge does exist on a drum anomalies do occur and that is because the badges did not have an inventory control system.If there is a change to be made, then by all means make it, just please post the new version so I can use it! and hope to find out if Bruces wife, Cathy, is ready to dig into some of his records and get the dating info. I've gathered the earliest paper tags I could find on this site under "paper tags" section. [sign in to see URL] From the first mailers found in 1953 they were boasting, in print, about all the features of the Rogers drums with "serial number inside." Might of been Grossmans idea to keep track of sales. The Ludwig serial numbers came about when production started to rocket from the Ringo spark 1960s. Download it here: [sign in to see URL]~[sign in to see URL] Thanks mlvbs. Is there a way to fix the header to not read "Dyansonic"?! Click Here historian Rob Cook also a personal friend has an excellent book about ludwig drums you can find by visiting his web site.Here is the dating guide for 60's and 70's Ludwig Drums.A more historical perspective and history of this practice was documented by Vintage Drum Center and can be read here.

In most cases they also included a host of other band instruments and items related to the music business.

This is especially the case when import drums started flooding the market with a lower priced alternative set of drums.

Ludwig Drum Company - Information Below Slingerland Drums - Click Here Rogers Drums - A few people are trying to create a guide, but the best way is the physical characteristics Leedy - Physical characteristics Gretsch - Physical characteristics Anyone left out - Physical characterisitics So if you finally made it to this point then you are almost there!

I figure if we come to a version we're all happy with, we can call it a new revision. Dating of change tags from Jos Rogers Inc to ROGERS 2.

I mainly made this for myself, since I receive so many Rogers dating questions through my site, but thought someone here may benefit. The OH Covington drum making/selling started in 1953 and did have an internal paper tag with serial numbers.

In most cases they also included a host of other band instruments and items related to the music business.

This is especially the case when import drums started flooding the market with a lower priced alternative set of drums.

Ludwig Drum Company - Information Below Slingerland Drums - Click Here Rogers Drums - A few people are trying to create a guide, but the best way is the physical characteristics Leedy - Physical characteristics Gretsch - Physical characteristics Anyone left out - Physical characterisitics So if you finally made it to this point then you are almost there!

I figure if we come to a version we're all happy with, we can call it a new revision. Dating of change tags from Jos Rogers Inc to ROGERS 2.

I mainly made this for myself, since I receive so many Rogers dating questions through my site, but thought someone here may benefit. The OH Covington drum making/selling started in 1953 and did have an internal paper tag with serial numbers.

Vintage Drum Center 60's Ludwig dating guide: Also if you wish to purchase vintage drums or new drum gear this is the place to go!