This Hamer Vector USA Custom, Serial #755778 was built in 2007 and purchased by Chester Bennington of Linkin Park. The guitar was owned and stage-used by Bennington during his performances with Linkin Park from 2008 to 2011 in Australia, Japan, and Europe for Projekt Revolution and A Thousand Suns tours. The guitar was used mostly for the band's performance of "Shadow of The Day". The guitar was retired from the stage after the last leg of the "A Thousand Suns World Tour - 2011, and given to Sean Paden, the band's guitar tech. Since, the guitar has been held privately, and is now available for sale at BCR Music & Sound, in Lemoyne, PA.
This Hamer was built in CT, USA - in 2007. The quality of this instrument is impeccable, as Hamer fans know. The guitar is in "Very Good" condition and has not been modified from its original build specifications other than the pickguard and pickup rings, which were changed from white to black by Linkin Park guitar technician, Sean Paden, at the request of Bennington. The guitar shows multiple areas of stage wear, but overall appears to be in great shape, with no breaks, cracks or significant damage. The instrument is fully functional and plays very well, and sounds great. The frets are in great shape, and the electronics function perfectly. The guitar includes the original hardshell case with crew-written tape labels intact.
The guitar will include a certified letter / written affidavit from former Linkin Park guitar technician, Sean Paden who maintained this instrument for Bennington for many years on a multitude of tours all over the world.
Please contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to purchasing. Given the nature of this sale, alternate payment arrangements may need to be made. In-person consults regarding this instrument must be scheduled in advanced, by appointment. Customer will be eligible to take delivery upon verified, fully-cleared record of payment. Buyer will be responsible for any delivery fees, including shipping and related insurance(s). Final shipping amount will be calculated at time of shipment. All Sales Are Final.
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