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Eddie Van Halen 5150

 

Custom Made Eddie Van Halen 5150 for Sale  

 

Eddie Van Halen and His guitars

 

Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is among the most renowned electric guitar in Rock history. Eddie personally assembled this unique instrument in Kramer's factory, and painted it with Krylon "rattle-can". The electric guitar features a simple Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a sole volume. It really is an extremely simple instrument, simple sound but actually impressive.
 

 

Eddie Van Halen 5150 Myth

 

The myth behind this guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom made indeed in the Neptune the NJ Kramer plant. And another reality is that the body is not a Baretta but a Kramer Pacer Special. In reality, the control cavity of this instrument is really distinctive from the 1980's Kramers.

 

Eddie Van Halen 5150 Features

 

The neck also has a very exciting feature, the back shape design is asymmetric, and Kramer has never provided this style to other instruments. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also used this design. This back shape is actually exclusive, and extremely comfortable and appropriate for playing. 

 

 

Eddie Van Halen 5150 Pickups

 

Moreover, the pickup is Edward manufactured. Rumors mentioned that Seymour Duncan would introduce an Eddie style pickup, and after which it is going to be a custom in custom. The headstock of this electric guitar is also fully original. Kramer never ever produced a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is another customized content.

 

We used up a great deal of time to study the data and tests of the genuine guitar, and made great efforts to replicate it. The body, neck and fingerboard employed the identical wood as the authentic guitar, however the default pickups that compose the price are Wilkinson pickups, which is a lot more cost-effective, quality trustworthy and may conserve much funds.

 

Our Custom Made Eddie Van Halen 5150 Specifications

 

Body Wood: Alder
Neck Wood: Maple
Construction: Bolt-on
Fretboard: Maple
Inlays: Dot Inlays
Scale Length: 25.5"
Frets: 22
Pickups: 1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Controls: Master Volume
Headstock: Kramer Style
Bridge: Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Hardware: Chrome Finish
Finish: Red w/ Black and White Stripes
Strings: D'Addario

 

Since our electric guitars are minor batch created, the supply is limited. If you're interested in our guitars, please don't hesitate to make contact with us instantly.

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