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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post White Iron Cross

Gibson screwed themselves because they forced ESP to make a better version of the Les Paul....  ......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post White Iron Cross

I love how this is essentially ESP saying to Gibson "Anything you can do I can do better!" in Japanese...........MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post Ltd Mh-417

Getting past looks? One of the mosit important things when choosing an instrument is how it looks. Why do you think manufacturers release things in different colors and configs? Because they have to make instruments that......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post Eclipse Body Thickness

If your going for a 401 new, I would highly suggest looking for a EC1000 used. For a little more, you get a lot more.......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post EC1000 fret buzz

I would NOT recommend a newbie to guitar adjusting to Stewmac lol. Maybe Allparts haha. Stewmac invents tools to "make jobs easier", then they sell a tool to use on that tool to make the tools job easier. All kidding aside......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post I Wish

Ebay and retail are two different things. Give the Jackson custom shop a call sometime ;-) lol. I agree ESP all the way.......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post I Wish

ESP Used to sell "CUSTOM" guitars in addition to the ESP Standard, LTD Deluxe, and LTD models. I beleive it was changed to make way for the new "LTD ELITE" series, which I HOPE is going to be expanded this year....But I must......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post Neck Thru on more Eclipse models... Both ESP and LTD...?

While I would love to see this, I fell that the EC would not sound the same with a neck through, it has such a resonant tone due to that set joint, I think it would steer people away that are looking for that "fat" tone that......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post Eclipse Body Thickness

Sound like you ahd a case where Google was pulling unrelated images for viewing. In MY experience in the state, ESP LTD EC401's only come with the body cutouts. I beleive when they were released in earlier years, they had a......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post Eclipse Body Thickness

I am PRETTY Sure that ESP/LTD does not make "FULL THICKNESS" models for distribution in the US with the exception of the EC100CTM. However, if you played them both you should be able to tell if they are the same thickness......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post EC1000 fret buzz

.....You mean they arent broken in for me? CURSE YOU HANES!!!!! No seriously tho, if your buzzxing is still giving me trouble I can walk you through a "RESET" for your guitar that might be a fix. Let me know, and treat your......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post Sanding of neck

I jsut wanted to be sure he was going through the proper motions. With everyone on the net having a doctrate in everything known to man, I wanted to make sure he didint go Bob Villa on his guitar necks without knowing it is a......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post Sanding of neck

Only problem is that by sanding a neck smooth and removingthe paint, the open pores of the wood are now unprotected, which over time can lead to warping. Unless you mean just sanding off the laquer and still leaving the......MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post EC1000 fret buzz

What tuning are you in, and also what level of "guitar master" are you when it comes to setting up..........MORE »
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XMetalChefX replied to the forum post LTD Truckster or Alexi 600 Scythe

This is a really personalized question, truth is you can go either way. Scythe is a metal machine, and is gonna be more linear in use as it only has the bridge pickup (you didint specify if it was a new scythe with an active......MORE »
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