Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is probably the most famous guitar in Rock history. Eddie privately built this guitar in Kramer's facility, and painted it with Krylon "rattle-can". The guitar features a simple Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a single volume. It is a really simple instrument, simple tone but actually fantastic.
Evh 5150 Guitar Myth
The myth behind this guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom manufactured indeed inside the Neptune the NJ Kramer plant. And another fact is that the body is not a Baretta but a Kramer Pacer Special. Actually, the control cavity of this guitar is very different from the 1980s Kramers.
Evh 5150 Guitar Features
The neck also possesses a extremely intriguing feature, the back shape style is asymmetric, and Kramer has never supplied this style to other electric guitars. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also used this style. This back shape is genuinely special, and really comfortable and suitable for playing.
Evh 5150 Guitar Pickups
Moreover, the pickup is Edward produced. Rumors pointed out that Seymour Duncan would create an Eddie style pickup, and after which it's going to be a tailor made in custom. The headstock of this guitar is also fully original. Kramer never created a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is an additional customized content.
We devoted a great deal of time to review the information and tests of the original Evh 5150 Guitar, and made great efforts to copy it. The body, neck and fingerboard used the same wood as the genuine guitar, but the default pickups that compose the cost are Wilkinson pickups, which is a lot more cost-effective, quality reputable and can save you much money.
Our Custom Made Evh 5150 Guitar Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
Since our Evh 5150 Guitar is small batch produced, the supply is limited. If you're enthusiastic about our guitars, please don't hesitate to speak to us instantly.