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jt76 replied to the forum post Switch from active to passive pickups LTD H-1007

2014-10-03 14:18:13 UTC
fairly certain they are grounded, but  passive pickups will sound like crap if you don't change your tone and volume pots,  so there will be a large amount of  wiring that will be involved. ......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post MX on Ebay

2014-10-02 21:55:59 UTC
I think mine was about $650 can't recall if that included the shipping or not. $800 is on the high side, ......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post MX on Ebay

2014-10-02 19:30:37 UTC
I was looking at that when it was under $1000. I was hoping no one would notice it but I figured that it would take off at some point.    by the way if your still looking for one 400 SERIES TE same as mine but......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post is it real

2014-10-02 14:43:35 UTC
Good trade.  ......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post is it real

2014-10-01 17:03:56 UTC
Much better picture sizes, frets and inlays look correct also. ......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post is it real

2014-09-30 19:29:38 UTC
I am not an expert on the 602, and the pictures are small.  You can select the size of your picture when attaching.  I do own a KH502 which is a very similar model and what I can see everything looks......MORE »
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2014-09-29 11:42:27 UTC
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jt76 replied to the forum post is it real

2014-09-28 23:50:45 UTC
Control cavity covers are usually the wrong shape on the back.  Post some pictures.  Bridge, back og body,  Neck thru carve, and Headstock front and back.  Some one here should be able to confirm it based......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post ESP Horizon NT Fret Buzz

2014-09-26 13:14:42 UTC
Check to see if your bridge Is on backwards.  Could happen during a string change.  That seems silly but It would really cause problems.  Definitely fret buzz and also intonation problems.  I don't know if......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Differences between the ec-256 and ec-401

2014-09-23 19:37:27 UTC
256 VIETNAM 401 INDONEISIA As far as the way they feel  There is a difference, it is slight,  I preffer the Vietnamese necks. If you did not have both guitars in hand at the same time you would probably not......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post new to esp wanting to know.

2014-09-22 19:47:33 UTC
the mii neck will feel a little thicker  than the jackson,  but the comfort level and frets will be very similar.   The body shape is almost identical to a dinky.  The duncans are a 59/jb set so the 59......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Pickups? What are the best?

2014-09-22 13:34:11 UTC
I had another thought, the duncan distortions are some of the best passives I have tried if you do not play anything that sounds classic or bluesy.  Great cleans, Great distortion, extremely well balanced.   They......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post Pickups? What are the best?

2014-09-17 16:47:02 UTC
  I really like the sh5 it's has a fuller and smoother sound than the Jb,  no lack of clarity or definition,  sounds outstanding with distorion and fairly good clean as well.   I actually like bridge......MORE »
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jt76 liked the article GUITARIST GARY HOLT (EXODUS, SLAYER) JOINS ESP GUITARS ARTIST FAMILY

2014-09-16 20:42:46 UTC
Gary Holt, the respected guitar player who started with Exodus in 1981 and joined Slayer in 2011, is now part of ESP Guitars’ acclaimed artist endorsement roster. "I am way beyond excited to announce my return to the......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post my ltds, post your family

2014-09-16 14:14:53 UTC
Dominics D's pictures......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post my ltds, post your family

2014-09-15 14:20:16 UTC
Thanks, nice colletion.  as far as mine goes, the sunburst Eclipse is an Ec 256,  one of the cheaper EC's but It looks really nice,  I need to get some pictures up that do it justice.  It plays very good......MORE »
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jt76 liked the photo album Jotun Studio┬┤s LTDs

2014-09-15 14:03:20 UTC
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jt76 replied to the forum post Pickups? What are the best?

2014-09-14 03:52:37 UTC
In general for a tune o matic bridge my opinio is probably would say no to the evolution,  lots of definition, but not a lot of clarity, it is very agressive and sounds great for distortion,  probably one of my......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post EC-1000T CTM FCSB Question?

2014-09-11 18:17:57 UTC
Last night I looked at my ltd Ec 256,  the top is defnintely a veneer, 1/16" as Pushead suggests.  It is wrapped over the Mahogany.   The pickup cavity is painted black so It was hard to see how it was......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post EC-1000T CTM FCSB Question?

2014-09-10 04:59:26 UTC
   I Belive the guitar is all mahogany with small amount of maple on the top.  Depending on your point of veiw it's either a very thin maple cap or a very thick maple veneer.  Easy ways to tell the......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post my ltds, post your family

2014-09-09 18:13:21 UTC
I played Fender and Ibanez for years then I got and Ltd.  Then I got more LTD's, Then I started buy actual ESP's.  Then I started selling all my non Esp Products.        ......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post New horizon, fret buzz!!

2014-08-31 16:34:43 UTC
Also I got an ltd with a bad truss rod once.  Had the dealer contact customer support and they sent me a new neck.  If something is actually wrong with the guitar ESP should fix it.......MORE »
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jt76 replied to the forum post New horizon, fret buzz!!

2014-08-31 16:06:10 UTC
Buzz can come from a number of places.  If you don't know how to properly set up a guitar.  Messing about with it will only make it worse. Some times It can take a week or more to get a neck to the correct curve.......MORE »