Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is probably the most renowned electric guitar in Rock and roll history. Eddie personally built this particular electric guitar in Kramer's factory, and painted it utilizing Krylon "rattle-can". The instrument features a primitive Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a single volume. It truly is an incredibly simple electric guitar, simple tone but really remarkable.
Eddie Van Halen Guitar Myth
The myth behind the guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom crafted indeed inside the Neptune the NJ Kramer plant. And another fact is that the body is not a Baretta but a Kramer Pacer Special. The truth is, the control cavity of this guitar is really different from the 1980's Kramers.
Eddie Van Halen Guitar Features
The neck also has a very interesting feature, the back shape style is asymmetric, and Kramer has never presented this design to other electric guitars. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also adopted this design. This back shape is really special, and incredibly comfortable and suitable for playing.
Eddie Van Halen Guitar Pickups
Moreover, the pickup is Edward made. Rumors pointed out that Seymour Duncan would create an Eddie style pickup, and after which it will be a custom made in custom. The headstock of this electric guitar is also completely original. Kramer in no way produced a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is another customized content.
We spent lots of time to examine the data and tests of the authentic guitar, and made great efforts to replicate it. The body, neck and fingerboard utilised the same wood as the initial guitar, but the default pickups that compose the cost are Wilkinson pickups, which is a lot more cost-effective, quality dependable and can reduce much cash.
Our Custom Made Eddie Van Halen Guitar Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
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