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.
Ludwig is proud to re-introduce Acrolite in its original splendor; with a seamless, beaded, brushed-aluminum shell. Made in Monroe, NC. USA and featuring chrome Classic dual snare lugs, P85 strainer, and Blue/Olive Badge.
To celebrate the reintroduction of the Acrolite in its original splendor; Ludwig introduces the Acrolite Limited. Its seamless, beaded, brushed-aluminum shell produces penetrating, dry snare tone, and is augmented with matching brushed Classic dual snare lugs, P85 strainer, and 2.3mm hoops. Made in Monroe, NC. USA and featuring our iconic Blue/Olive Badge. Limited to 2012/2013 production.
Featuring a powdercoated "Black Galaxy" finish, Classic Lugs, and unique Black/White badge, the "Black-rolite" reflects Ludwig excellence in quality and leaves no question that it is simply a tremendous snare drum at any level.