Pushead replied to the forum post String height and truss rod adjustment for EXP-200(explorers) with low tuning?
.018 is a pretty small gap at the 7th. I'm used to 2/64" or 3/64" (around .03" or .8 mm) to the bottom of the low E. If you get there, you might have an easier time getting to 4/64" or 5/64" (1.5mm to 1.6mm) at......MORE »
I own a late 80's ESP that plays and sounds great, so I'd say keep the Mirage. But it probably would bring in more money if you sold it vs the M-I. What a bummer that we could never have the non-trem M-I with a neck pup.......MORE »