Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is one of the most widely known guitar in Rock history. Eddie privately assembled this electric guitar in Kramer's factory, and brushed it by using Krylon "rattle-can". The electric guitar consists of a primitive Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a sole volume. It's an incredibly simple instrument, simple tone but actually incredible.
Van Halen Guitar For Sale Myth
The myth behind the electric guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom produced 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. In reality, the control cavity of this instrument is fairly distinctive from the 1980's Kramers.
Van Halen Guitar For Sale Features
The neck also has a very exciting feature, the back shape style is asymmetric, and Kramer has never supplied this style to other guitars. Ernie Ball MusicMan EVH model and EVH Wolfgang also adopted this style. This back shape is genuinely special, and very comfortable and suitable for playing.
Van Halen Guitar For Sale Pickups
Moreover, the pickup is Edward made. Rumors said that Seymour Duncan would create an Eddie style pickup, and after which it is going to be a tailor made in custom. The headstock of this instrument is also fully original. Kramer by no means manufactured a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is one more customized content.
We put in lots of time to analyze the data and tests of the original guitar, and made great efforts to duplicate it. The body, neck and fingerboard employed the exact same wood as the authentic guitar, however the default pickups that compose the price are Wilkinson pickups, which is much more cost-effective, quality reliable and can save you much cash.
Our Custom Made Van Halen Kramer Guitar Specifications
1 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Licenced Floyd Rose Tremolo
Red w/ Black and White Stripes
Considering that our instruments are minor batch built, the inventory is limited. If you are interested in our guitars, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us quickly.