It is a legitimate esp guitar,
It is not from the orginal series,
it is Esp Standard series. Great guitar, until last year the best you could get from esp unless you ordered a custom shop.
the Standard series was ended......MORE »
dust = maybe he is a chain smoker if that is the case the guitar might smell bad for a while and case if there us one might be intolerable,
guitar looks legit to me
serial number - should follow the line of the tuners like......MORE »
never seen anything like it, Esp has made some crazy body shapes especially in the early years.
if you are comfortable doing it, take the neck off and look at the heel of the neck and inside the neck pocket.
if there are......MORE »
Take it back, if you gonna a get one with some wear, GC has penty of used ones in $400 to $600 range. At $400 i would expect something that sound like what you got, at $600 I would expect one in nearly perfect shape. They......MORE »
Probable can't go wrong with either one,
I have owed several LTD VIetnam production guitars and the quality and consitancy is good enough I would buy one unseen without hesitation.
I belived the older gl256 was made in......MORE »