Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is one of the most widely known electric guitar in Rock and roll history. Eddie privately put together this guitar in Kramer's plant, and painted it choosing Krylon "rattle-can". The guitar consists of a simple Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a single volume. It truly is an extremely simple electric guitar, very simple sound but actually amazing.
Kramer 5150 Guitar Myth
The myth behind the electric guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom made indeed within the Neptune the NJ Kramer plant. And another reality is that the body isn't a Baretta but a Kramer Pacer Special. In reality, the control cavity of this instrument is very distinctive from the 80s Kramers.
Kramer 5150 Guitar Features
The neck also carries a extremely exciting feature, the back shape design is asymmetric, and Kramer has never given this style to other guitars. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also adopted this style. This back shape is truly unique, and incredibly comfortable and suitable for playing.
Kramer 5150 Guitar Pickups
Additionally, the pickup is Edward made. Rumors mentioned that Seymour Duncan would introduce an Eddie style pickup, and after which it's going to be a customized in custom. The headstock of this instrument is also completely original. Kramer by no means produced a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is another custom-made content.
We used up a great deal of time to review the data and tests of the original guitar, and made great efforts to replicate it. The body, neck and fingerboard utilized the exact same wood as the genuine guitar, but the default pickups that compose the price are Wilkinson pickups, which is far more cost-effective, quality dependable and may help you save much cash.
Our Custom Made Kramer 5150 Guitar Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
Considering that our Kramer 5150 Guitar is small batch created, the stock is limited. If you are keen on our guitars, please don't hesitate to make contact with us immediately.