Ludwig Universal Snare Drum

Emphasizing optimal response, sensitivity, and dark warm tones, the Universal Metal Brass drum delivers a rich, dynamic range suitable for a multitude of tuning ranges and head combinations. The Universal Metal Brass drum is modeled after our famous Black Beauty and fitted with heavy-duty tube lugs, P88i throw-off, P35 butt plate, and 20 strand snare wires. Universal Metal drums by Ludwig are Quality and versatility to fit any budget!


  • 1mm All Brass Shell- (Black Nickel-Plated)
  • Triple Flange Hoops
  • Heavy-Duty Tube Lugs
  • P88i Throw-Off
  • P35 Butt Plate
  • 20 Strand Snare Wires