It's not just the LP Studio's that aren't so great, the really bad thing is the LP Standards aren't even made with high quality.
It's shocking how many LP's at retailers have issues that should make them B-stock. The......MORE »
LTD's are not junk at all. They are pretty darn nice guitars for the low cost. For the price of a nice LTD you'd get a sloppy built Epiphone LP or SG, or a Mex made Strat. Some times there......MORE »
From what I've seen ESP hardware isn't better in all cases.
EC1000's get tonepros locking tail and bridge, ESP Eclipse Standard and new E-II's with EMG's get the same hardware. The tuners are different. LTD's get......MORE »
Buddy, you need to give that guitar back to the place who sold it to you.
Some of those things are from the factory, which shouldn't be there in the first place.
Those scratches on the neck either came from the factory or......MORE »
Man, that should NEVER have happened with a real ESP.
That's something Gibson does and that's why I don't want a Gibson, you never know what you're going to get. Even if a Gibson looks decent on the outside the......MORE »
BTW, I do have to add this.
Even though I have some issues with some light cosmetic things, I really like my E-II Eclipse. Of the 3 ESP's I've had this current E-II is best sounding and best playing. It sounds......MORE »
I've got a question for all of you who have the current new 2014 E-II guitars.
Do the pots on your E-II's rattle, and have shafts that move/have play in the pot? I am told that all passive pup E-II's have "upgraded"......MORE »
Cussing won't prove your point.
Custom shop LP's do NOT weigh more than Standards. Go look it up.
LP Standards are chambered and easily exceed 9lbs. CS LP's are typically under 9lbs at the heaviest, and......MORE »
Reread what I wrote. YES, LP Standards are chambered to weight less.
The point being, heavier guitars are not necessarily better sounding guitars, evidenced by Gibson CS LP's that use BETTER tone wood, which is......MORE »