Our Custom Made Kramer 5150 Specifications
Body Wood: Alder Neck Wood: Maple Construction: Bolt-on Fretboard: Maple Inlays: Dot Inlays Scale Length: 25.5" Frets: 22 Pickups: 1 Wilkinson Humbuckers Controls: Master Volume Headstock: Kramer Style Bridge: Licensed Floyd Rose Tremolo Hardware: Chrome Finish Finish: Red w/ Black and White Stripes Strings: D'Addario
Eddie Van Halen and His guitars
Edward Van Halen's 5150 Guitar is probably the most renowned guitar in Rock history. Eddie privately set up this guitar in Kramer's facility, and brushed it with Krylon "rattle-can". The electric guitar consists of a simple Floyd Rose Tremolo, a dual-coil pickups, a single volume. It is a very simple electric guitar, very simple tone but actually incredible.
Kramer 5150 Myth
The myth behind this guitar is Kramer Baretta, which was custom crafted indeed within the Neptune the NJ Kramer factory. And another fact is that the body is not a Baretta but a Kramer Pacer Special. In reality, the control cavity of this instrument is quite different from the 1980s Kramers.
Kramer 5150 Features
The neck also carries a really intriguing 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 used this style. This back shape is really unique, and extremely comfortable and appropriate for playing.
Kramer 5150 Pickups
Additionally, the pickup is Edward manufactured. Rumors said that Seymour Duncan would create an Eddie style pickup, and after which it'll be a tailor made in custom. The headstock of this instrument is also entirely original. Kramer never ever produced a headstock like Ed's 5150, which is one more custom-made content.
We devoted a lot of time to examine the data and tests of the initial guitar, and made great efforts to copy it. The body, neck and fingerboard utilized the exact same wood as the original guitar, however the default pickups that compose the cost are Wilkinson pickups, which is far more cost-effective, quality dependable and may conserve much cash.
Because our guitars are small batch created, the supply is limited. If you are enthusiastic about our guitars, please don't hesitate to make contact with us instantly.
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