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Post by kramerknut » Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:03 pm

83 Pacer Deluxe - Red
84 Baretta - Red (work in progress)
86 Baretta - Black
86 Baretta - Flip Flop Blue
88 Baretta II - Metallic Blue
84 Focus 4000 - My First.
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Post by sixstring » Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:35 pm

What has been seen cannot be unseen!
But let's face it, someone buys a Kramer b/c it has a Floyd.

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Post by LhKramerLunatic » Tue Jan 02, 2018 7:34 pm

Yea i saw this furry piece of scrap parts about a year ago for sale,time has not improved it looks or price...lmao... vomit
1988 Lefty baretta 1
1987 Lefty Baretta 2 project
2013 Lefty Shecter Banshee
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Post by 2112 » Tue Jan 02, 2018 10:58 pm

want :band

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Post by Frunobulax » Tue Jan 02, 2018 11:18 pm

ugly Rock Guitar!!!
For sure, ugly it is... :not

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Post by SWANTECH » Tue Jan 02, 2018 11:31 pm

Might have been made near me, in Michigan.
If I remember correctly. LOL.
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85 Striker 100ST Blk (1st E. Guitar)
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Post by KickstartMyHeart » Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:50 am

Practice cures most tone issues.


Great Deals with MrWhipper, JoeyM, Del Hudson, skydive69 and Kramer Classic I :thumbs

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Post by Dirty D » Wed Jan 03, 2018 4:37 am

SO many projects, so little time!

Classic II red Tele
a few other sweet ones!!
some lumies & Spectors
buncha projects that'll eventually get done
some that won't
Ed Sheeran Sig Martin, 1st ed.
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Post by Sirion » Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:44 pm

Hah, I was just about to make a post on this.

First of all, judging from what one can see of the body, it looks like it was clad in fur for a reason: it looks beat to hell, and probably repainted on top of the original paint. What is more, the neck pocket has been sanded down, so there isn't much use in saving this.

Finally: unless that is one of those stupid overlay fretboards that Warmoth offer, the neck will not intonate on that body. Whoever bolted this together really didn't have a clue (as if that wasn't already obvious!)
No longer looking for a late-era Baretta I body (with double scooped lower horn).

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Post by Heinz » Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:32 am

Not unless the bridge also got moved to the right spot. And yeah, the lower horn has been gouged way beyond the FB and that neck joint, holy crap.

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