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early–mid 70’s “STANDARD” Ludwig Speed King pedal

  • $ 17500


an early–mid 70’s “STANDARD” Ludwig Speed King pedal 

original paint is in very good condition on the tower and below average condition on the floorplate.  footboard has nice even patina.  plated parts are in very good condition.

a previous owner etched their name “Peabody” as well as a SS# on the bottom of the floor plate, i stamped the same name on the tower.

shown with era correct felt beater; other beaters available 

100% era correct original Ludwig pedal produced in Chicago, IL between 1973–75.


all pedals are meticulously restored with respect given to preserving original, factory condition while also implementing proprietary modifications which eliminate all side-to-side movement, metal-to-metal contact, squeaks, rattles, knocks and other noise to allow for reliable contemporary use.  
"STANDARD" Speed King pedals receive restoration; basic cleaning and proprietary modifications.  the pedal’s original patina is intact with no polishing or extensive refinishing. 
your pedal and your satisfaction are guaranteed for life!
all pedals restored by VITALIZER DRUMS as well as all pedals restored in the past by Jesse of DrumMechanix are guaranteed for life.  we offer email & phone support.  if you ever have a problem with your pedal, we will fix it for free.  if you’re ever not satisfied with your pedal, we will buy it back*.

* restocking fee may apply