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88PCII
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Kramer neck codes

Post by 88PCII » Fri Jan 18, 2019 11:31 pm

Hi all,

there was a question about the neck codes written on the heels - this is the list off the old board:

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KNK 04_____RH normal headstock, bound fretboard and headstock, Claw inlays.
KNK 04_#5__RH normal headstock, bound fretboard and headstock, dot inlays.
KNK 06_____RH Normal bound headstock dot inlays, rosewood board
KNK 07_____RH Normal bound Headstock with 12th fret inlay, rosewood board
KNK 08AD___RH REV bound Headstock neck with 12th fret Inlay R2
KNK 08_____RH Normal bound Headstock with 12th fret inlay R2 Indian Rosewood
KNK 09_____RH Normal bound Headstock with 12th fret inlay R2 Brasilian Rosewood
KNK 09_____RH Normal bound Headstock with 12th fret inlay, maple board
KNK 10_____RH Normal bound Headstock Claw Inlays R2
KNK 10_____LH Normal bound hdstck 12th fret Kramer inlay, L2
KNK 11_____RH Standard neck R2 Ebony or dark Rosewood
KNK 12_____RH Reversed Headstock Claw Inlays R2
KAM 02-11__RH Standard neck R2 rosewood '88
KAM 07_____LH Classic I neck R2
NS-06______Nightswan neck
RS 07______RS Signature neck, rosewood

9__________LH Normal headstock mapleboard, L5


2200______'81 Voyager body
2201______'81 Pacer body
KFP 09____Pacer deluxe Body, recessed Floyd ('89)
KBO 03____Classic II body
KBO 04____Baretta 2
KBO 08____Sustainer RH Body
KBO 13____non recessed Baretta body with trem setter ('87)

KSP 03____Archtop H/X/S Stagey


Some other codes are also added.....

(sometimes storing of data is useful :mrgreen )

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sixstring
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Kramer neck codes

Post by sixstring » Fri Jan 18, 2019 11:40 pm

Thanks for that. :thumbs
Need to sticky this.
But let's face it, someone buys a Kramer b/c it has a Floyd.

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Post by Dirty D » Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:16 am

Awesome!
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Re: Kramer neck codes

Post by ncelectric » Sat Jan 19, 2019 9:32 am

That list says one of the necks ca Hm e with a Brazilian rosewood board! Really?

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Post by 80sChris » Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:13 pm

Thanks, I wondered what they all meant. :thumbs

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Re: Kramer neck codes

Post by gtrjunior » Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:47 pm

Solid info!
Thanks

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Post by KickstartMyHeart » Mon Jan 21, 2019 2:03 pm

Data hoarding is not always bad :thumbs .
Practice cures most tone issues.


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Re: Kramer neck codes

Post by SWANTECH » Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:45 pm

I just bought a right handed, R2 nut, Bound/Claw neck originally from a Pacer Custom II.
The markings on the neck are KNK-08AD.
This is not the only time I found the codes on this post to be incorrect.
Just an FYI.
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Re: Kramer neck codes

Post by 80sChris » Tue Oct 05, 2021 11:54 am

This one has KBO 07 in the neck pocket (Baretta 1) and a KNK 09 neck, which looks right:

http://kramerforumz.com/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=7296

Should be enough info out there to put a comprehensive list together.

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Re: Kramer neck codes

Post by sixstring » Tue Oct 05, 2021 12:04 pm

80sChris wrote: Tue Oct 05, 2021 11:54 am This one has KBO 07 in the neck pocket (Baretta 1) and a KNK 09 neck, which looks right:

http://kramerforumz.com/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=7296

Should be enough info out there to put a comprehensive list together.
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But let's face it, someone buys a Kramer b/c it has a Floyd.

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