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.
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »