Road King

Road King replied to the forum post Wavecaster on Reverb

Nice to see a tele with an ebony board, humbucker, and sperzels.......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post Opinions on buying chipped/dinged guitars

At the price he paid, I would have felt comfortable buying that guitar.......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post LTD K-500 (Kelly Hayes, from Cold)

And what about the neck was thick like a Gibson, was thin like normal eclipse ?   Normal Eclipse neck.......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post Opinions on buying chipped/dinged guitars

Paint has been touched up. White is an easy repaint if you decide to do that.......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post Opinions on buying chipped/dinged guitars

Pics of the guitar? If I pay a fair price, light pick scratches are ok, but dings and chips in the paint bug me. Plenty of mint condition used guitars out there. But a really good deal on a guitar with dings is not so bad......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post Need Help with a kh-202 strings not straight

Either the bridge or the neck has shifted slightly.  Loosen the strings and see if the bridge has shifted toward the high E.  It looks like that may be the case.If that doesn't fix it, with the strings still loose,......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Opinions on buying chipped/dinged guitars

I have.  To me it's a balance between the location and severity of the damage vs the price and how much I want the guitar. But I also play my guitars out and in band settings where they'll experience some amount of......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Esp std series

They're good, solid guitars. Can be found at good prices on the used market.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post The LTD that never comes...

Great job on both guitars!  I kind of did the same thing.  Except with a Gibson instead of an Edwards.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Possibly fake F-series/solution for cheap modifications?

I'd remove the pickups.  Desolder them from the pots, and then post another pic of what's in the cavity.......MORE »
Road King

Road King replied to the forum post FRX photo request

I got your nice views right here.   ......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post Possibly fake F-series/solution for cheap modifications?

It looks like they cut the old pickup wires?  There's way too much wire in there for just two pickups.How comfortable do you feel with soldering?......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post ESP Snakebyte help

Did you buy this guitar used?......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post Yet another Kirk Hammett Red LP thread

Oh.  Yeah, I don't know enough about Kirk's guitar to know what is correct.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Yet another Kirk Hammett Red LP thread

Double ring tuners would be a 1960RI thing.  I'd bet on the terminals flipped.  It happens to me at least 1 out of 4 times.Here's a simple example of the double-step staining.  When ever I hear "black cherry"......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post EMG Pots Replacement

It's hard to say, I can't find a lot of other info other than what the link I sent you shows.  I suspect the Strat set above will work.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post ESP LTD M-10 Made in Vietnam vs Made in China

For what it's worth (in a two-year-old thread), I have a Chinese made LTD EC-401b (Eclipse baritone) which is surprisingly good.  My main guitars are ESP Standard Eclipses, but I was looking for an inexpensive......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post Possibly fake F-series/solution for cheap modifications?

What's currently in the guitar?  Are they passive pickups, or active?  Photos would help.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Yet another Kirk Hammett Red LP thread

Seems likely.  Looking good.  The picture of Kirk's that floats around makes it looks like a 2-step dye finish, a black first, which is sanded down to keep the black in the "deep" part of the wood, then the cherry......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Pots for EMG pickup

I agree with Guiguitarz, you can probably spray a bit of contact cleaner and exercise the pots (volume up and down a bunch of times) and solve the problem.But if you've decided that replacement is what you want to do, let's......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post EMG Pots Replacement

Well, I agree with the advice from the "Ask ESP" section; you can probably spray a bit of contact cleaner and exercise the pots (volume up and down a bunch of times) and solve the problem. But if you've decided that......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Yet another Kirk Hammett Red LP thread

Class 5?......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Guitar stands and Paintwork/finish

Yeah, no damage to the paint on the poly finish guitars.  I use old t-shirts on my stands, with no problems.  No worries about issues with the neck having the guitars hang, there is significantly more force enacted......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post E-II EC- 1 CTM

Yep, it's legit.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post Is this esp fake

It's legit,......MORE »
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Road King

Road King replied to the forum post ESP USA ECLIPSE

There's a bunch of new finish options for the USA models now. You can choose flamed or quilted top.......MORE »
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Pushead replied to the forum post E-II EC- 1 CTM

2013 was the first year of the transition from ESP Standard to E-II.  In the US we had LTD Elite during that short period.  The Overseas Market (anywhere that isn't North America or Japan) kept the same models and......MORE »
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Road King replied to the forum post ESP Phoenix pickups. Hmmm

I like the EMG 60A or the SD Pearly Gates in the neck. Maybe the EMG 57/66 set could give you the mix of active and passive properties you want. The Dimarzios already mentioned are also a good choice.......MORE »