Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is probably the most renowned instrument in Rock and roll history. Eddie privately set up this particular instrument in Kramer's facility, and painted it by using Krylon "rattle-can". The electric guitar consists of a primitive Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a single volume. It really is an extremely simple electric guitar, very simple sound but actually wonderful.
Eddie Vanhalen Guitar Myth
The myth behind this guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom built indeed within the Neptune the NJ Kramer manufacturing plant. And another fact is that the body is just not a Baretta but a Kramer Pacer Special. Actually, the control cavity of this guitar is fairly distinctive from the 1980s Kramers.
Eddie Vanhalen Guitar Features
The neck also carries a quite exciting feature, the back shape style is asymmetric, and Kramer has never given this style to other guitars. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also adopted this design. This back shape is really distinctive, and very comfortable and appropriate for playing.
Eddie Vanhalen Guitar Pickups
In addition, the pickup is Edward created. Rumors mentioned that Seymour Duncan would introduce an Eddie style pickup, and after which it is going to be a customized in custom. The headstock of this guitar is also totally original. Kramer never ever made a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is another customized content.
We devoted lots of time to review the information and tests of the genuine guitar, and made great efforts to copy it. The body, neck and fingerboard employed the exact same wood as the authentic guitar, however the default pickups that compose the cost are Wilkinson pickups, which is a lot more cost-effective, quality trustworthy and may help you save much money.
Our Custom Made Eddie Vanhalen Guitar Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
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