Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is probably the most widely known electric guitar in Rock history. Eddie individually set up this unique electric guitar in Kramer's plant, and brushed it using Krylon "rattle-can". The guitar features a simple Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a single volume. It's a really simple electric guitar, very simple sound but really impressive.
Van Halen Kramer Guitar Myth
The myth behind the electric guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom built indeed in the Neptune the NJ Kramer plant. And another fact is that the body is just not a Baretta but a Kramer Pacer Special. Actually, the control cavity of this instrument is fairly distinctive from the 1980s Kramers.
Van Halen Kramer Guitar Features
The neck also carries a really exciting feature, the back shape design is asymmetric, and Kramer has never presented this design to other guitars. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also used this style. This back shape is really exclusive, and extremely comfortable and appropriate for playing.
Van Halen Kramer Guitar Pickups
Additionally, the pickup is Edward created. Rumors said that Seymour Duncan would create an Eddie style pickup, and after which it'll be a custom in custom. The headstock of this electric guitar is also completely original. Kramer by no means manufactured a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is one more personalized content.
We devoted a lot of time to study the information and tests of the original guitar, and made great efforts to replicate it. The body, neck and fingerboard utilised the identical wood as the initial guitar, however the default pickups that compose the cost are Wilkinson pickups, which is far more cost-effective, quality dependable and can help you save much money.
Our Custom Made Van Halen Kramer Guitar Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
Considering that our electric guitars are small batch created, the supply is limited. If you are enthusiastic about our guitars, please don't hesitate to make contact with us right away.