Ludwig Universal Brass Snare Drum

Add a studio-quality snare texture to your drum kit! The Ludwig Universal brass snare offers classic Ludwig snare tone and a punchy, brass resonance.

Ludwig's Universal Snare Drum series offers a palette of new sounds to complement virtually any style of music. Universal Snares were designed to bring unique musical voices to the stage that work well in various musical styles across multiple tuning ranges. Sonic range and richness have never been so accessible!

Get a closer look at the Universal series brass snares in this video from Ludwig:

The Universal Metal Brass drum delivers a rich, dynamic range suitable for various tuning ranges and head combinations -- modeled after Ludwig's famous Black Beauty, emphasizing optimal response, sensitivity, and dark warm tones.


- Black chrome over 1mm brass shell
- Heavy-duty tube lugs
- P88i throw-off
- P35 butt plate
- 20-strand snare wires
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Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Black Chrome, 5.5x14"
Shipping Weight: 12.5 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 17 x 17 x 9 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): LU5514C
Black Chrome, 6.5x14"
Shipping Weight: 12 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 17 x 17 x 9 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): LU6514C
Black Chrome, 8x14"
Shipping Weight: 13.25 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 17 x 17 x 11 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): LU0814C

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 800-348-7567

Black Chrome, 5.5x14"

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