1985 Kramer Baretta
This guitar is no longer for sale (sold on 2007-12-10)
Price : US $515.00
This item is almost a classic collectable... It's an American 1985 Kramer Baretta SN C7965 in candy apple red. I picked this guitar up in the hopes of restoring it to it's original shredding glory but have decided I just don't have the time to work on it and would rather spend my time practicing... (the more the better...) Anyway the guitar is all original but it needs a little work. Here's the breakdown...
The body is very clean and has few blemishes. The finish looks great and there are no visible cracks that I can see.
The neck is also in good shape with no cracks but the fingerboard separated a bit from the body and needed to be glued back down. It needs to be cleaned up a bit. The frets have some wear and may need to be polished and dressed but it will play the way it is. The nut width is 1 3/4 which is the largest nut size Kramer offered.
The hardwhere is also all original. The Floyd Rose has been sprayed with penetrating oil to help clean off the dirt. I have it wrapped in a plastic bag. This is the real American Floyd that was standard on all the high dollar Kramer's at the time. The bridge looks healthy just a bit gungy. I also have the pivot screws and back plates but I do not have the springs for the bridge.
The pickup I believe is also original. I think Schaller made them but it doesn't say anything on the pickup. I have no idea if it works or not but it looks good.
The case is original but needs a bit of sprucing up. I has a lot of corrosion and the two main latches are broken and need to be replaced. The interior could use a bit of cle
This guitar is sold (sold on 2007-12-10)
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