Road King

Road King replied to the forum post ESP Pricing. Insane or Inline

Guitar pricing is getting insane, along with cars, guns, etc. ESP offers some bolt-on USA models that are priced at the competition. I recently purchased an original series. The fretwork and finish borders on obsessive.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Restoring ebony fretboard

The Dunlop Cleaner and Conditioner pack does a pretty nice job.  But I use Naptha (a very light solvent) on a paper towel to clean the board first. You gotta use some elbow grease on the grimy parts. Then a light linseed oild......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Pickup recommendations

I had a similar issue in a similar guitar.  I have a HSS Mirage and had a ToneZone at the bridge with Choppers in the neck and middle.  I liked the sound of the Chopper in positions 2, 3, & 4, but I wasn't a fan of it on......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

Carlos?......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post New Invisible Guitar Day!

  I thought about that but EMG tested them and said no they were lemonade already. Like I said, they are serviceable now but if it gets worse, would probably drop in an 81/60 set. If I get another LP, I am thinking......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

Yes. I've only seen a handful in this finish.  Mine came from Australia.  A friend from Australia is selling his at the moment, along with a STBlack quilt 4 knob Eclipse as well.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post EC 401B Hard to find?

I had one.  It's a good guitar.  I think the market for 6 string baritone guitars is pretty small, so there may not be that many out in the world.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post fret board clining

You might want to use naptha on a paper towel or cloth to clean the gunk off the board first, then use something like the Guitar Honey or other linseed type oil to condition the wood.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

It's a Les Paul Custom that was either ordered or refinished in a dark purple satin finish.  ESP released a similar Eclipse finish not long after Het was spotted with the Gibson.Also, to get back to the original topic, the......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

It's one of Robs's guitars.  His guitars are as good as any high-end guitar I've ever played.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

I had Nate take a photo of my newest guitar, too.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

I'm not a great guitar player.   So maybe the way you're a big Metallica fan is buying mimic guitars and traveling over the world, and maybe some of us are actually bigger fans because we take the time to learn how to......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post New Invisible Guitar Day!

I don't know I tried everything, changing the pots, the buss, I even sent them back to EMG for testing. They couldn't replicate the issue so it could be something guitar specific. I didn't have any spare emgs to plug into......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Dave Mustaine ESP Axxion

  He plays one right here :  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBYlzVN7twM   That's the prototype (notice the AX headstock.) Find a shot of him with it on stage.  He made the other guy in the band play it.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Dave Mustaine ESP Axxion

Yeah, I would have bought it in a second. Someone at GC mistook it for the LTD version.  That's what they get when they constantly put "ESP LTD" on all of their listings. Too bad Dave never played one.......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post New Invisible Guitar Day!

    report back if you find the 57/66 any noisier than other EMGs. the set I have are and had to monkey around with it for a while to make them tolerable. haven't been able to isolate the cause though.    Maybe......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post real??? viper ltd 1000

No problem man!  Enjoy!......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

Stay hydrated!......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

Class 5 would be 16 hole. I've never seen a good photo of it, but it's further weight relieved than the "normal" 9 hole pattern than they used in the 80s and 90s and still on the Traditionals.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post real??? viper ltd 1000

Yep, it's a 2008 Viper 1000.  You can see it in the 2008 catalog at: http://cdn.growassets.net/user_files/esp/downloads/000/000/092/ESP-2008-Catalog.pdf?1392144689......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post LTD Kirk Hammett KH Demonology 2017

 How many Metallica songs can you play Nate?......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post ESP E-II Knobs

The knob closest to the bridge is the bridge pickup volume.  The middle knob is the neck volume.  The knob closest to the jack is the master tone knob.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Can someone confirm this Eclipse is real and not a fake?

Looks good to me, except for they apparently built it backwards.......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post New Invisible Guitar Day!

Thanks, guys. I've been playing it a lot and ESP really polished the ebony board to such a smooth feel. I wonder why ESP decided on rosewood for the newer urban camo? Major bummer. Oh, and the black nickel hardware actually......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post New Invisible Guitar Day!

Very Cool RK ! I like the Camo/satin finish, congrats ! Is this a custom paint on a STD Series ?   Yes, custom paint ordered by the dealer. I believe a dealer has to order a batch of like 10 or more to change the finish......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post New Invisible Guitar Day!

Desert and forest, a forbidden romance. Just the tips.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post New Invisible Guitar Day!

That's an awesome vacation to the desert you took!  I especially like that last photo of where the desert meets the edge of the forest.  ......MORE »
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Road King posted the forum post New Invisible Guitar Day!

Where did it go?                                           ......MORE »