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jt76 replied to the forum post Ibanez RG-570 Big Daddy

"Opened a case and found a guitar you forgot you owned JT??? Lol lol lol, crazy! Lol lol lol"   These are just the ESP's and Ltd's, 5 guitars did not make the photo, my ec jr, my viper jr, my kh502, my te 202, and my xtone......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Ibanez RG-570 Big Daddy

"You should make her leave and bring in someone new" I think that might upset my kids.   I can't complain to much, even by my own admission I have to much gear.  My house looks like a music shop. I have a hard time keeping......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Amp selection

Don't know what you have access to.  For a versitile amp that has enough power to use with a drummer but also sounds good at low enough volumes for a practice amp I like the following options.      Fender Mustang III  (......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Ibanez RG-570 Big Daddy

Maybe Big Daddy B doesn't like to play the same guitar more than once. Looking forward to another NGD with the usual awsome photographic accompaniment in the near future.    ......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Carcass, Testament, and Slayer

Lot of fun,  first time hearing Carcass live,  first time seeing Slayer with Gary Holt. Saw lots of ESP's - got a lot of GAS urges Alex playing his new flame top signiture Eclipse, as well as the Silver burst - the flame......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post LTD TE202 production?

Much better quality guitar than a classic vibe.  I actually like them as much as a fender american standard.  Still some new ones around at some dealers.  Check reverb.com Not everyone will ship overseas but some people will......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Carcass, Testament, and Slayer

A couple of pictures taken by a friend of mine who was also at the show   Slayer   Testament ......MORE »
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jt76 posted the forum post Carcass, Testament, and Slayer

Went out to see Carcass, Testament, and Slayer - at the National in Richmond Last Night Couple crappy pictures of Slayer taken from my very old Cell Phone  The Vincent Castiglia / Gary Holt Blood Eclipse made several......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post NGD - Suhr Classic S Metallic

I think John stole the kramer pacer headstock design and I think CAR with black plastic was a common color for 80's Kramers. I can definitely see what you mean,  looks very close to a pacer deluxe.  I do like the 80's......MORE »
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jt76 posted the forum post NGD - Suhr Classic S Metallic

Had this one for a few months.  Finnally got around to changing the guard, tone knobs and pickup covers from white to black about a month ago.Then I finally got a chance to take a picture about a week ago.   ......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post ESP Vintage

Cool thats definitely a special order.   At that time period you could pick and choose upgrades and custom options from certain dealers..  So I would say  either someone either specifically ordered it that way or it was......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post ESP Vintage

I think the guitar you are thinking about is George's  S custom .  It has a floyd rose.   and it is solid quilted maple.  this is mine which is similar- mine is only maple on the top, the main body is mahogany it has a......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post ESP Vintage

The traditional series ran from 1990- 1994 Although I am thinking something is not right.  no pickguard and wrong pickups. The traditional series had pickguards and only standard single coils. To me this looks like a......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post ESP Vintage

Nice guitar - I almost bought that exact one.  But restrained myself out of fear of my wife.   Its early 90's I think.   The 400 series had a standard heel the Traditional got the the ESP cut heel,  The vintage plus got the......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Post your LTD's

left to right row 1 - mid 90's ltd miii,mid 90's ltd mii, kh 502, mid 90's mii, ec256, ec256, mid 90's ec 200, viper deluxe, mid 90's ltd horizon, mid 90's ltd horizon row 2  - mid 90's the mirage, mid 90's exp, AW7 row......MORE »
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jt76 posted a comment on the group Favourite ESP / LTD mods

Considering it does about 80 different sounds it would be a very long clip.  When I get a chance I will see what I can come up with that is not to long. Maybe just a sample to show some to the most distinct variations.   I......MORE »
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jt76 posted a comment on the group Favourite ESP / LTD mods

Modification of mid 90' s  LTD MIII Removed duncan design 59 n, duncan design hot rails m, duncans design distortion b and all electronics Replaced switch, pots, and jack. Installed Dimarzio paf 36th neck, Dimarzio fast......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Tone Chasing, waste of time or not?

Tone chasing can become an obsession.  Understanding the tone you are trying to acheive is important.  In many cases the sound you hear on a recording is an ideal tone created by studio technique.  Speaker isolation, mic......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post help me choose an overdrive ped!

I like an OCD for boosting an already distorted channel.  Produces some really nice mild to moderate breakup for a clean channel also.......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Ernie Ball Cobalt strings...... WoW !!

My electronics tech put EB cobalts on one of my guitars. I dislike them so much I almost thought about finding another tech.   They sound ok.  Very nice eq balance however something is not right about the sound to me.......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post esp m II

Its fake.  Its wort the value of two used dimarzio pickups.  About $50 to $60 each.  Assuming they are actually dimarzios.......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Hi I need help about this guitar

The custom shop one would have the serial number on the headstock instead of the neck plate.  If it had the circle like this one on the back of the headstock it would say custom shop.   The model you are looking at is the......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Hi I need help about this guitar

Looks like the regular esp signiture one to me.  $900-$1200 in good to excellent condition used.  nice guitar.  Usually see used ones pop up on the online market 4 or 5 times a year......MORE »