VAMPIRE SG WITH EMGS ARE SELLING AROUND $450 NEW
VAMPIRE SG USED SHOULD BRING AROUND $250 - $300
VAMPIRE SG WITHOUT THE EMGS IS PRETTY MUCH WORTHLESS UNLESS YOU FIND SOMEONE WHO LIKES THE ART BUT WANTS PASSIVES.
First thing I would do, if you have not tried this already, is raise the pickups close to the strings - That will give you a lot more output. Also you can raise and lower the individual pickup screws to......MORE »
Agree pic 1 is a minor defect , pic 2 and pic 3 are fairly typical, I think you are making to big a deal of it.
If you look carefully very few guitars are perfect.
The only guitars I can't find......MORE »