Any Hamer fanatics in the joint? - Jemsite
All Other Guitars (including Prestige) Discussion about other Ibanez Guitars not covered in the above topics. Includes J-Custom, USA-Custom, Prestige subforum.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-07-2010, 11:50 AM Thread Starter
svl
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Oswego, IL
Posts: 22
Any Hamer fanatics in the joint?

New to the forum, wondering if there are any Hamer junkies hanging out. I'm an old school Hamer guy, love the 70s/early 80s axes... love to see anyone's pix.
svl is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-07-2010, 09:11 AM
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Fort Myers, Florida
Posts: 19
Reviews: 4
Re: Any Hamer fanatics in the joint?

Kinda new here, saw this thread... I love Hamer's... their US and even their Korean's from the 90's.. the set neck stuff.. I have 2 Hamer Explorers currently....
Moander is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-07-2010, 02:43 PM
Moderator
 
jim777's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Blackwood, NJ
Posts: 9,600
Re: Any Hamer fanatics in the joint?

are those Standards USA?
jim777 is offline  
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-08-2010, 05:39 AM
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Fort Myers, Florida
Posts: 19
Reviews: 4
Re: Any Hamer fanatics in the joint?

No neither one is... I was looking for a Standard when I found the Korean on Craigslist....and found the XT Korina on ****... got great deals on both....

So, got the two imports for less than one American...

Of the 90's, and the much more recent XT series, I like the 90's Korean way better, and I'd have to say, it plays better than a new, stock Gibson.

The XT, at first, disappointed me, because I could see a few quality issues I didn't see on the Korean...minor, barely visible things, but I saw them...

The XT had a fatter neck, and because it's Korina VENEER....over a solid maple body, I found that I'm now getting a real Gibson SG sound from it.

I paid $300 for each, had to buy a case for only one of them, the other having the original Hamer case....
Moander is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hello Fellow Steve Vai Fanatics, Michael Lee Hill here frozenthought Players & Bands, Music & Sounds, Tours & Jams, Lessons & Theory! 0 10-21-2004 12:54 PM
Neck joint crack on older Jems - What is this "neck joint cr Matt55655 Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models 1 03-06-2001 11:33 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome