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  1. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    I have this, been told, mid-90s Hamer, with no other markings besides the Hamer, and the serial-Made in Korea on the back screen printed. It has Duncan Designed pickups and gold knobs. It's a deep purple flame top with a binding. Great, hefty, guitar and the action is fantastic. Sounds...
  2. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Hi. Now that prices are rising on the old USA Hamer Special and Sunburst it`s probably best I tell ya that old Hamer USA guitars have a one piece body and one piece top. I keep seeing ebay auctions etc saying the have a book-matched maple cap. they don't, its a one piece top 3/4 of an inch...
  3. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    While Hamer stopped selling guitars a while ago, there were still some custom orders being finished. This also causes issues for Guild, which had a fantastic new acoustic line. FENDER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS CORPORATION TO CLOSE NEW HARTFORD, CONN. FACILITY; OVATION® TO CEASE U.S. PRODUCTION...
  4. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Looking for an Hamer California USA (27 frets, Flame Maple body, Boomerang inlays, Ebony board, Double Locking Bridge) Flame Maple. Hope to deal whithin EU, but no problem with USA or other country. No crazy prices, only reasonable prices. Looking for really good (if not perfect) conditions. For...
  5. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    I have a chance buying old 92 hamer centaura usa for around 400. condition is pretty f up. the thing mostly like to change is the tremolo. don't know about the fret wire condition. the pickups are duncan JB and SSL-5 ( HSS). now, please tell me something about the usa made centaura. are they...
  6. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    http://www.vintageguitar.com/12816/fender-ceases-hamer-production/ Sad to see, they were some of my absolute favorite 80's guitars. jim
  7. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Hello everyone! Im new to the forums. Anyway, some years have passed and there is some money to spend on a new precious. So heres the deal. Im ready to spend between 600-900€ on a "new" guitar. Ive been following ebay like sites for some time now and have picked my favorites. Unfortunately...
  8. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Hey guys. Im going to start right off the bat by saying I really dont know much about this guitar or its history. I bought it from a guy that had wound me a pickup. It was completely disassembled. He had owned it at one point, sold it, got it back for repair after the neck broke, and sold it to...
  9. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Hey all, Looking for an older (early 90's) Hamer Centaura or Diablo. No Slammer series or Koreans. Would love a maple board, but not a must. PM me if you know of any other than the bay Thanks!!!!
  10. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    I wanted to see if there is any intrest in buying or trading for one of my rarebirds. I have a beautiful, I mean Beautiful (and rare) USA Hamer B12S. It is a double cutaway curly maple back and frony in Hamers 59' Burst. 6 per side tunders, V headstock and Rosewood board with nice wide-flat...
  11. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Ok, long story short. My niece needs help with tuition money. Uncle to the rescue. Niece's future > bunch of guitars. Ibanez FRM-1 1 in 45 worldwide etc etc you all know the dealio on this baby. Bought from Rich in August 2009. Most here know my reputation for excellent guitar care. All the...
  12. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    hi, I live in the UK but will ship if necessary & if you pay the costs. Hamer Californian Elite (95). Guitar is amazing condition with no dings however does have two tiny lacquer indents (you have to look incredibly close to see them - being brutally honest), no cracked lacquer! Pups are SD...
  13. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    I'm in search of a couple cases: 1. Original case for a late 80s / early 90s Hamer Californian. 2. Original case for a mid-2000s Ibanez J Custom (NOT the Prestige case). Thanks!
  14. Pickups & wiring
    I just picked up an older Hamer Californian. Its got a JBJ in the bridge, and a Duncan Designed piece of poo in the neck spot (single coil), one volume and 3 way blade. Cant find a schematic for this setup 1 hum/1 single/1 vol/3 way blade Any help would be great..
  15. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Looking for a Hamer case from around '89 to go with my '89 Cali Elite. I can either buy or trade you a mint condition Fender G&G case that is black with orange interior. Also looking for a J Custom Case. The plastic molded type, not the really old style. Please note that I'm not looking for a...
  16. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Top of the line 2006 Hamer Artist Custom in Vintage Orange finish, with the following custom ordered features: Brazilian fretboard Wilkinson VSV trem Ultimate flame top In excellent shape, comes in OHSC with COA, some candy, tools for the trem, etc. Just and amazing guitar in look, sound and...
  17. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    I can offer JCRG-5VV or S540JAPAN for trade. http://content.foto.mail.ru/mail/wr120/30/s-33.jpg http://content.foto.mail.ru/mail/wr120/30/s-32.jpg [email protected]
  18. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    I'm going to see this guy to pick up the RG750 I'm buying from him. He also has this Hamer for sale. I think it's and '86-'88 Centaura USA, but I don't know for sure. He's asking $400, but since I'm buying the 750 (for way less than it's worth) he offered me this one for $275 w/original case...
  19. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    A feeler... I know its probably more appropriate in the Hamer forum, but I can't seem to get myself in it even after a few tries... Anyways... I've got a Hamer Steve Stevens 1 that is currently at home getting little love. I've had it about 10 years and am the 2nd owner. I hardly play it...
  20. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    hi guys. yesterday i was found ppl selling some floyd with hamer logo in it and in another side it says made in germany by schaller and has marks on brass block said US PAT the guy says that it's actually hamer chapparal trem. so what do you guys think? is it worth the same with the original...
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