Initially introduced in 1963 as a drum for students, the Ludwig Acrolite became the secret weapon of various professionals practically overnight. The phenomenally dry and crisp sound is still the reason for its success and is being reintroduced in a new version.
The same principle of the Acrolite snare drums has remained basically unchanged. All the way down to the manufacturing in Monroe USA, the building process has remained the same for decades.
- Manufacturer: Ludwig
- Shell Hardware: Satined
- Tuning Safeguard: No
- Number of Lugs per Side: 10