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Pre-Kramer vs. Kramer vs. Post-Kramer

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by RAM, Jan 23, 2001.

  1. RAM


    May 10, 2000
    Chicago, IL
    Okay, there are, to my knowledge, 3 different eras in Spector history...pre-Kramer, when Kramer took over, and when Kramer sold back to Stuart.

    Can anybody explain the differences between these instruments?

    What about collector-value?
  2. Doug


    Apr 5, 2000
    Buffalo, N.Y.
    This site may offer you a little help.


    Sorry RAM, ignore my post. I thought you wanted info on Kramer guitars. I read your post so fast I didn't see that you were talking about Spector.

    [Edited by Doug on 01-24-2001 at 11:18 PM]
  3. The quality of the basses are great no matter the era in which they were produced. As far as which era Spector basses are most collectable, the Brooklyn (pre-Kramer) are for 2 reasons. One being that they are the most vintage and the annual production were far fewer than the Kramer era Spectors which make them rarer. As far as the current era Spectors, again less are being made (USA line, that is) but the age factor make them less collectable for now. In 20 or so years, that will change, however!!!

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