The Baretta Special is a great way for new players to discover one of the most influential guitars in rock history at a price anyone can afford! Featuring a powerful Alnico-V “zebra-coil” humbucker with a single volume control, a tone-rich Mahogany body, Maple neck, and a Kramer Traditional Tremolo.
The Kramer Baretta has influenced generations of metal players around the world and belongs in the hall of fame of classic guitars. Now, the Baretta Special gives new players a chance to discover a true Baretta at a great price.
The Baretta Special features a tone-rich Mahogany body. The Slim Profile bolt-on Maple neck has a Maple fingerboard with black dot inlays with double dots at the 12th fret, a 12" radius, 25.5" scale, and 22 medium jumbo frets. The traditional Kramer headstock (in matching finish) has a truss rod with a ‘bullet’ cover with Baretta Special in white and the historic Kramer logo.
Powerful Alnico-V Zebra Humbucker
Like the original Baretta, the Baretta Special is powered by an Alnico V open-coil “zebra” humbucker with a single volume control with a traditional Top-Hat knob with white numbers. The Alnico-V humbucker offers powerful volume and crunch as well as superb articulation for solos.
The new Baretta Special comes with Kramer’s unbeatable hardware including
Kramer Deluxe die-cast machine heads with a 14:1 tuning ratio and a Kramer Traditional Tremolo.
Neck Style: Slim Neck Profile
Neck Joint: Bolt neck
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Scale Length: 25.5"
Nut: Molded Plastic
Truss Rod Cover: Kramer Bullet with Baretta Special in white
Frets: 22, Medium Jumbo
Inlay: Black Dots, w/double dot at 12th fret
Headstock: Classic Headstock with 2 string trees
Bridge Pickup: Alnico V Zebra Coil Humbucker
Control: Master Volume
Knob: Black Top Hat with White Numbers
Bridge and Tailpiece: Kramer Traditional Tremolo
Machine Heads: Deluxe Die-cast 14:1 ratio