Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is probably the most renowned electric guitar in Rock history. Eddie individually assembled this instrument in Kramer's manufacturing plant, and brushed it using Krylon "rattle-can". The instrument consists of a primitive Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a single volume. It truly is an incredibly simple electric guitar, simple tone but truly amazing.
Eddie Van Halen 5150 Guitar Myth
The myth behind this guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom made indeed within the Neptune the NJ Kramer manufacturing plant. And another fact is that the body just isn't a Baretta but a Kramer Pacer Special. In fact, the control cavity of this electric guitar is fairly different from the 1980's Kramers.
Eddie Van Halen 5150 Guitar Features
The neck also possesses a quite fascinating feature, the back shape style is asymmetric, and Kramer has never provided this style to other instruments. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also adopted this style. This back shape is truly special, and incredibly comfortable and suitable for playing.
Eddie Van Halen 5150 Guitar Pickups
Furthermore, the pickup is Edward produced. Rumors said that Seymour Duncan would launch an Eddie style pickup, and after which it'll be a custom in custom. The headstock of this electric guitar is also fully original. Kramer in no way created a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is an additional customized content.
We put in plenty of time to analyze the information and tests of the authentic guitar, and made great efforts to copy it. The body, neck and fingerboard utilised exactly the same wood as the authentic guitar, but the default pickups that compose the cost are Wilkinson pickups, which is far more cost-effective, quality reputable and may save you much cash.
Our Custom Made Eddie Van Halen 5150 Guitar Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
Considering that our electric guitars are small batch built, the supply is limited. If you are keen on our guitars, please don't hesitate to speak to us immediately.