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Road King replied to the forum post 2009 black ouija for sale on reverb

What's the deal with every ESP for sale in Japan being beat up? No one is taking care of their $5K guitars. I.e. the 20 or so Potbelly guitars I've seen the last two years look like hell.......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post NGD: Les Paul (the before shots...UPDATE: and in-between shots)

Cool guitar. Lemon burst? You know you are a fanboi when you collect the non-signature guitars. I can never get used to Kirk with an LP.......MORE »
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Tony R replied to the forum post Weird quality issue

I purchased a brand new MH-2015 40th limited edition and it has a really strange problem. The G string,  locking machine head is not stamped "LTD".  This looks crazy and is clearly not right. I've looked at......MORE »
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Tony R liked the forum post Re: Distressed or aged esps

Thanks. huge ESP fan. have a nice weekend.......MORE »
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Tony R replied to the forum post Distressed or aged esps

All ESP KH-2 Vintage models were made at the Kiso shop up until 2015. Since 2015 They are made at our ESP Tokyo factory. The quality of the Kiso shop is the same level of quality of our custom shop instruments – there......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post How much a tip-top condition ESP KH1's value in year 2012?

I find that a lot of guitars from Japanese sellers are pretty beat up.  I could never get a great reason why.  I suspect it's because many people in Japan forego a hard shell case and stick with a gig bag.  I......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Hai guiz! 'Member me???

Dying a slow, painful death.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post How much a tip-top condition ESP KH1's value in year 2012?

Yeah, and that's another guitar that shows up in three different auctions.  The word is that the guitar is at a Japanese shop, and people will list it on ebay without owning the guitar.  If it sells in the auction,......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Hai guiz! 'Member me???

It still has a weak pulse.  It'll never be what it was, but such is life.How are things in AZ?......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Hai guiz! 'Member me???

Whoa, a wild BroKV appears!  Hi! ......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Hai guiz! 'Member me???

Oh yeah, LOL.  That rings a bell.I think it's the verse where the panning sounds strange to me.  Maybe because it's so open.  From the open of the song, it's fairly straight forward, but once the first note on......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post WTB GRAY ESP TRUCKSTER

Yeah, it was fairly ugly.  It sounded good, though.  Better than the ESP version, to my ears.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Please explain

Sorry for butting-in again, as I'm sure the ESP guys have an answer for this (especially one that may not void a warranty), but here's an article that describes some of the finer points of string compliance and string......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post Hai guiz! 'Member me???

I think this guy is LOL. I vaguely remember his Sublime/311 reggae style songs.......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post New COA style?

That COA looks classy. Which custom shop uses the E for the serial prefix?......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post Please explain

The only difference I can spot is the angle of the strings over the saddles.   This. You can adjust your stop tailpiece up and down to change the angle. You would be surprised how much of a difference that will......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post WTB GRAY ESP TRUCKSTER

I remember your Ltd with the wear shaped like a bunny rabbit.......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post WTB GRAY ESP TRUCKSTER

Yeah I see some people asking waaay too much for the pre customs. I should've hopped on your's when it was up.   Well, it's been sold for about 5 years, I'd say you waited too long.    I also sold my LTD......MORE »
Tony R

Tony R replied to the forum post Distressed or aged esps

I have 3 ESP JH trucksters was wondering are these machine made so every aged ESP truckster is distressed at the same spots? N some say ESP custom shop some say signature series. Where are they made ? I have 3 ESP kh-2......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Please explain

The string tension is the same, it's the string compliance is different.  Break over the nut and tailpiece have a bit to do with it, as does the length of the string between the nut and the tuner.   Apologies for......MORE »
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Tony R replied to the forum post Questions for Tony Rauser

Tony, Sorry to hijack this thread but I posted a question to the prefixes thread and haven't recieved an answer so I wanted to try asking it here. I just bought a used E-II M-I with ES prefix serial number. Any idea......MORE »