Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is probably the most renowned instrument in Rock history. Eddie privately assembled this specific electric guitar in Kramer's facility, and brushed it using Krylon "rattle-can". The instrument consists of a simple Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a sole volume. It truly is a really simple instrument, very simple tone but truly impressive.
Eddie Van Halen Guitar Collection Myth
The myth behind the electric guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom built indeed inside 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 very distinctive from the 80s Kramers.
Eddie Van Halen Guitar Collection Features
The neck also has a really interesting feature, the back shape design is asymmetric, and Kramer has never given this design to other guitars. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also adopted this style. This back shape is genuinely exclusive, and extremely comfortable and suitable for playing.
Eddie Van Halen Guitar Collection Pickups
Moreover, the pickup is Edward produced. Rumors said that Seymour Duncan would introduce an Eddie style pickup, and after which it's going to be a custom in custom. The headstock of this electric guitar is also fully original. Kramer never made a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is an additional custom-made content.
We used up plenty of time to analyze the data and tests of the original guitar, and made great efforts to replicate it. The body, neck and fingerboard utilized exactly the same wood as the initial guitar, however the default pickups that compose the price are Wilkinson pickups, which is much more cost-effective, quality trustworthy and may save you much money.
Our Custom Made Eddie Van Halen Guitar Collection Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
Given that our electric guitars are minor batch produced, the supply is limited. If you are interested in our guitars, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us instantly.