Hamer Phantom A5
|Hamer Phantom A5|
|The Hamer Phantom A5 in an ad in Guitar Player - May 1983|
|Band or ensemble:||The Police|
|Time gear used:||1982 - YYYY|
At that concert Andy played a red Hamer Phantom A5 prototype with crown inlays (see ad photo). In an interview from March 1982 he mentioned he had problems with that guitar, so he gave it back for repairs.
On 1982-03-30 Andy Summers visited the Hamer factory in Arlington Heights, IL, USA. He was photographed with another red Hamer Phantom A5 guitars by Paul Natkin. It's got a different neck and totally different knob and switch positions.
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