Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is among the most widely known guitar in Rock history. Eddie personally constructed this specific instrument in Kramer's facility, and painted it utilizing Krylon "rattle-can". The electric guitar consists of a simple Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a single volume. It truly is an incredibly simple instrument, simple tone but actually awesome.
Van Halen Guitars Myth
The myth behind this guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom manufactured indeed within 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 guitar is really distinctive from the 1980's Kramers.
Van Halen Guitars Features
The neck also has a very interesting feature, the back shape design is asymmetric, and Kramer has never offered 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 Guitars Pickups
Furthermore, the pickup is Edward produced. Rumors pointed out that Seymour Duncan would launch an Eddie style pickup, and after which it will be a tailor made in custom. The headstock of this instrument is also completely original. Kramer never produced a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is one more personalized content.
We spent lots of time to examine the information and tests of the initial guitar, and made great efforts to duplicate it. The body, neck and fingerboard employed the same wood as the original guitar, but the default pickups that compose the cost are Wilkinson pickups, which is a lot more cost-effective, quality trustworthy and may save you much cash.
Our Custom MadeVan Halen Guitars Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
Given that our guitars are minor batch made, the supply is limited. If you're enthusiastic about our guitars, please don't hesitate to contact us immediately.