Help identify Gretsch drum model
Serial Number Based Dating dums Authentication Guides for Vintage Drums. Serial number-based dating and authentication guides are available for Gretsch, Ludwig and Ludwig Standard gretsh. Because the approach is serial number based, it only applies to Gretsch drums with serial numbers starting in aboutLudwig main line drums with serial numbers starting in late Ludwig Standards made starting in about through about are also addressed Ludwig reused the "Standard" brand a few times.
Because the focus is on vintage drums, the guides do not generally address drums made after the mids. The guides present information based upon data gathered from thousands of vintage drums. They are based upon volumes of information taken from actual drums and refrain from repeating the legend and lore of vintage drums, which is often inaccurate and not rgetsch upon reality. The guides teach the reader about changes in the physical characteristics of these drums which will help them to dating gretsch snare drums if a drum is authentic or just a collection of mismatched parts.
Did dating cafe 1 woche kostenlos know that there are at least seven different styles of Gretsch Round Badges used from the s through the s? Learn more by clicking the link below. Sorry that I have to say this, but too many people have not been able to figure it out on gretech own. Please do not just email me a serial number and demand that I tell you how old it is.
First of all, that is rude. Second, as fully discussed in the dating guide, there rdums much more to it than that. Third, it takes time to answer each request. The dating guide was written to provide tools to assist the drum to figure it out for themselves. If you snae want an answer in order to sell the drum tretsch eBay or Craigslist, I suggest that you just provide pictures of the drums, paper labels, badges and other information in your listing and let your buyer determine how old it dums.
Let the drum speak for itself. Please do not then take this estimate and put in your eBay listing that you drum has been "evaluated by Gretsch expert Richard Gier" and he determined the exact moment your drum was made. They both are actively supported by great people who are happy to share what they know. Spend some time searching their old posts - you will probably get your questions answered with a little work on your grstsch.
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