1983 Kramer with Star Inlays

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Re: 1983 Kramer with Star Inlays

Post by Dirty D » Wed Nov 29, 2023 11:08 pm

Usually Kramers need the thin ones - not the 1/2" tall ones like that. Also Kramers need the flat kind, whereas the ones shown in that photo are the curved type for a Les Paul. You used to be able to order them new from Germany with the three holes on each side like that, but I don't know if they still are available.
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Re: 1983 Kramer with Star Inlays

Post by jsm610 » Thu Nov 30, 2023 12:16 am

Dirty D wrote: Wed Nov 29, 2023 11:08 pm Usually Kramers need the thin ones - not the 1/2" tall ones like that. Also Kramers need the flat kind, whereas the ones shown in that photo are the curved type for a Les Paul. You used to be able to order them new from Germany with the three holes on each side like that, but I don't know if they still are available.
the upper right is the correct one?

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Re: 1983 Kramer with Star Inlays

Post by SWANTECH » Thu Nov 30, 2023 12:33 am

jsm610 wrote: Thu Nov 30, 2023 12:16 am
Dirty D wrote: Wed Nov 29, 2023 11:08 pm Usually Kramers need the thin ones - not the 1/2" tall ones like that. Also Kramers need the flat kind, whereas the ones shown in that photo are the curved type for a Les Paul. You used to be able to order them new from Germany with the three holes on each side like that, but I don't know if they still are available.
the upper right is the correct one?

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NO. That has a curved bottom for arch top or carved top guitars.
You need the flat bottom. Upper left.
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Re: 1983 Kramer with Star Inlays

Post by Takemebackto84 » Thu Nov 30, 2023 2:57 pm

Schaller's site has Metal, Straight, Flat as an option.

€27.81 each for Gold.

https://schaller.info/en/parts-accessor ... iple-holes
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