Kramer Baretta Special

Now in Candy Blue, Purple, and Ruby Red

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. Available in Candy Blue, Purple, and Ruby Red. See your Authorized Kramer Dealer for details.

Baretta Legend
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 available in Candy Blue, Purple, and Ruby Red finishes. 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.  


The Kramer Baretta Special at a Glance

Historic Baretta style at a great price!

Powerful Alnico-V “zebra-coil” Humbucker with single volume control

Tone rich Mahogany Body and Maple Neck

Kramer Traditional Tremolo

Available in Candy Blue, Purple, and Ruby Red matching headstock finishes


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.

Legendary Kramer Hardware

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. A hard case is available through Authorized Kramer Dealers. 

Kramer Lifetime Warranty

All Kramer Instruments come with a Limited Lifetime Warranty. The legend lives on! Try the Baretta Special at your Authorized Kramer Dealer today.


Body: Mahogany
Neck: Maple
Neck Style: Slim Neck Profile
Neck Joint: Bolt neck
Fingerboard: Maple
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
Hardware: Nickel
Bridge and Tailpiece: Kramer Traditional Tremolo
Machine Heads: Deluxe Die-cast 14:1 ratio
Colors: Candy Blue, Purple and Ruby Red
Case: See Authorized Kramer Dealer
Warranty: Kramer Limited Lifetime Warranty